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Old 11-10-2012, 01:11 AM
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He used the VERY RARE "5.7 400 pistons"

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good answer
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Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
how did you run 5.7 piston in a block with 4.125 bore
5.7 is the length of the connecting rod in inches so the reference is actually to the compression height of the piston.
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Yes, 400 pistons with the pin height for 5.7 rods.
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