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Old 11-08-2003, 01:44 PM
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The merlin 509 crate motor which has the same heads as yours, similar cam, compression, intake, ect, has 540 hp that comes out to a little under 1.1 hp/cubic. A 540 with the similar combo should do that too. So you could probably figure around 550-600hp. Your motor has a little more cam and it is a mech roller instead of a hyd flat tappet in the 509 crate motor, so you might be closer to 600-650.

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