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Old 05-30-2012, 08:51 AM
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Originally Posted by cobalt327
I've never tried to use a stock diameter spring on a 1.54" spring seat, but if I were going to do this, I'd look for a locator like I pictured above that locates off the spring ID.
Seems like best idea to me two , but cant find anything.
Likewise Im having trouble finding a valve spring set/ caps collets etc the right size for the spring pockets with an open pressure no more than 350lb

springs I was looking at have following specs

Number of Springs Per Valve Single
Outside Diameter of Outer Spring (in) 1.260 in.
Damper Spring Included Yes
Spring Rate (lbs/in) 357 lbs./in.
Inside Diameter of Outer Spring (in) 0.875 in.
Valve Spring Style Standard
Coated No
Retainers Included Yes
Retainer Material Steel
Locks Included Yes
Lock Style 7 degree
Lock Groove Quantity 1-groove
Lock Material Steel
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