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Old 12-16-2012, 12:29 PM
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will this build be enough to make close to the 350hp? any opinions?
also have a 2,000 hughs stall laying around and a dacco 3,000 but am going with the 2000 stall for the small cam
On a super cheap build with vortec head and that mild cam with a 2bbl carb and stock exhaust manifolds I would expect around 275ish hp. Headers and a good exhaust will bump you a little over 300hp.

If it's just a cruiser and it works well I'd keep the 2bbl. Just make sure its properly tuned for your combo- a purely stock carb will not be tuned right.
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