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Old 07-12-2008, 06:52 PM
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LT1 oil drive in a Big Block

I'm running a distributorless setup on my hot rod. If I make a boss to mount it to, and bolt that into the lifter valley, can I use a oil pump drive from an LT1 in a big block? Otherwise, what are some donors for the longer version used on the distributorless motors? I'm starting on my intake and would like to leave out the distributor hole.

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It should work with a custom boss, but how will you make a boss on csst iron?
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I don't have an LT1 drive to check with, but I figured I'd make the boss out of steel, and drill and tap the valley. Then I'd bolt the boss in using Loctite, and a lock tab or safety wire.

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