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Old 01-12-2011, 11:03 AM
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In regards to our carburetors and sizing on the 396 we would want to look at the final build but typically on a mild 396/427 we like to stay with a 750 annular booster carb for best signal and response. The Speed series is good up to .240@.050 and the Mighty is rated for .240 to .260.

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here is an interesting 396 article

http://www.chevyhiperformance.com/te...ild/index.html

maybe add more compression and cam to make more power. But depends on the gear, stall, trans type.

A 396 to 440 stroker kit is not a bad idea either.
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