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Old 06-20-2009, 06:55 AM
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Stock 1974 sbc 350 build

I have a stock 74 350 sbc,looking to make a good street motor.Would like input on size of cam and heads to use,the car its going into is a 81 trans am with 2.56 gear ratio.Thanks all in advance.Sorry about the duplicate post can someone please delete.

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Lots of ways to go, you just need to tell what your idea of 'street motor' is, how much you are willing to spend (heads etc) a target CR etc etc etc.
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wow you definitely need to lose that 2.56 if you want any decent acceleration

just changing that to a 3.73 etc will alone make for a much quicker car

youve got a heavier car so i wouldnt go with a crazy cam and would go with one for more of a low end torque output

because i dont think youre going to go to the track and run high RPM all the time


good luck
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