You can tell the difference in the large and small journal engines by the crankshaft flange, the sj flange is shaped like a mushroom, the LG flange is shaped like a mushroom with a counterweight on the top, you can also take the casting numbers with you. how to reach 400 horses the easiest? cubic inches. You won`t find a LG 327 in the yard being they were only made 2 years of 1968 and 69, and no GM never made a 4 bolt 327, but you can build one by using a 307 crank in a 350 block. the high horsepower small blocks are also gone, all you`ll likely find are low compression smogger engines. 350`s are cheap and plentiful, and with the right parts it will reach your power goal, what you need is a complete parts layout on your budget, horsepower costs money, how fast do you want to go? Your budget will speak on what power you`ll make.