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10-08-2003 07:30 AM
joe28boxer thanx everyone im gonna try the heads then ....guess i can run pump gas to........thanx all
10-08-2003 04:53 AM
Wrencher
10.7-1

Hey pozz, did you figure the cr, or someone else? Sounds kinda low to me, even with .020 deck height?
10-08-2003 02:18 AM
jimfulco 76cc heads on a flat-top 350 gets 8.9 or 9:1 if you use 1.56" height pistons. Shorter "rebuilder" pistons will get you ~8.5.
10-07-2003 08:26 PM
RedRocket With proper quench height and milled heads you can get about 9.5:1. You can do the math yourself with this calculator
10-07-2003 08:13 PM
pozz33 Change the heads or install domed pistons. My 350 , flat top and 62cc chambers is about 9.5-1
10-07-2003 07:44 PM
Robinson Robin I would guess low 8:1 factory it was probably rated at about 8.2:1 or so with dish pistion but the factory rating was usually overly optomistic.Also keep in mind that most pistons in rebuild kits have a slightly lower deck height because many of their sales are to big engine builders who deck all their blocks. If you get the heads milled that will help raise it.
10-07-2003 07:36 PM
joe28boxer
will compression be too low????

im hoping to get about 9-10 to 1 compression with flattop pistons on a 350 chevy bored 30 and use 76cc heads.....or will it be lower???

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