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Old 01-13-2011, 07:51 AM
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I've been looking at intakes myself the past few weeks. Most manufacturers have the height dimensions on their websites. I found that the Edelbrock Torker is 3.05" in the front and 4.6" in the back and it even notes that it fits under corvette hoods (that's for a big block) any other ones I have found are easily an inch taller.

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The single plane low rise torquer 2, streetmaster , or x elerator, is nice with a cam about .440-.460 lift. The mid range is amped, and the peak band raises about 500 rpm. The low end will soften. Counter that with a light stall or 4 speed it might be perfered or even unoticed.
Fits under the vette .
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