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Old 03-16-2007, 11:07 PM
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Recommend me a build! 400 sbc, 64cc heads

So, this is my first sbc build - and I need some help! I've got a '70s 400 sbc 2 bolt short block, and a set of bare Trick Flow aluminum heads with the following specs...

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Originally Posted by Trick Flow
Chris,
You just bought yourself a set of 64CC combustion chambered, 192 CC intake port, 2.02/1.60 valve High Port heads. The springs that we put in them are good up to .600 valve lift. If you need more information let me know.


Gregg Changet
Trick Flow Specialties
Technical Advisor
E-mail: gchanget@trickflow.com
Ph# 330-630-1555 ext. 6738
Fax# 330-630-5565
Where can I go from here with another $800 - $1,500? What CR? What pistons? Rockers? Cam? Carb? Intake? I need it to run on CA 91 pump gas, and I'm not really interested in nitrous. I'm looking for a very streetable engine, possible daily driver duty and 1/8 and 1/4 mile fun once a week. This is a budget build - I'm not afraid of wrenching myself or used parts so assume the only thing I'm going to farm out or pay top dollar for is the machining. (Can anyone recommend a good machine shop in the Los Angeles area?)

I have a '63 C-20 I can drop this into but if this turns out to be a sweet little motor I'll stick a Goodwrench 350 I have hanging around in the truck and find a nice little 2 door for this 400.

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