Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Torque & HP for 355 SB Chevy
View Single Post
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 04-08-2002, 05:09 PM
4 Jaw Chuck's Avatar
4 Jaw Chuck 4 Jaw Chuck is offline
Hotrodders.com Moderator
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Age: 46
Posts: 4,873
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 70 Times in 58 Posts
Post

Torque baby!!! Seriously torque X rpm = HP so depending where you want the torque that will affect the HP. Big HP numbers look nice on a dyno sheet but in the real world torque down low is what will move you. Gearing is a torque multiplier so remember that in your calculations.
__________________
Outlawed tunes from outlawed pipes
Reply With Quote