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I have a .060 327 that I am reassembling for my kids 81 shortbox. I have dh iron heads with bronze guides that I am adding stem seals in addition to the o-rings. My question is can/do I get rid of the stock steel umbrella to reduce valvetrain weight?

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Most discard the OEM Oil Sheilds when using PC type seals. Example> http://www.competitionproducts.com/p...p?number=S5200
Will save weight.
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