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BluePrint BP3830CT1 GM 383 Base Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam
BluePrint BP3830CT1 GM 383 Base Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam

BluePrint BP3830CT1 GM 383 Base Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam

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Crate Engine Type:
Long Block
Camshaft Type:
Hydraulic Flat Tappet
Cylinder Head Material:
Cast Iron
Piston Material:
Hypereutectic Aluminum
Crankshaft Material:
Cast Steel
MFG. Part #:
BP3830CT1
Horsepower:
405 horsepower
Torque:
440 ft./lbs.
Maximum RPM:
5800
Engine Displacement:
383 cu. in.
Warranty:
30 month/50,000 mile
Intake Manifold Included:
Yes
Valve Covers Included:
Yes
Cylinder Heads Included:
Yes
Rear Main Seal Style:
1-piece
Distributor Included:
No
Oil Pan Included:
Yes
Timing Cover Included:
Yes
Water Pump Included:
No
Harmonic Balancer Included:
No
Flexplate Included:
No
Flywheel Included:
No
Air Cleaner Included:
No
Spark Plugs Included:
No
Spark Plug Wires Included:
No

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True Blue Power! BluePrints pro engine builders are enthusiasts just like you and it shows in the quality and performance of every engine they build. Each BluePrint crate engine is carefully dyno tested and ships with printed, proven results. If you’re looking serious horsepower at an affordable price, BluePrint Engines is the choice for you!

GM 383 Base Engine - Cast Iron Vortec Heads - Flat Tappet Cam

Overview

  • HP & Torque: 405 HP / 440 FT LBS
  • Compression Ratio: 9.5:1
  • Cast Iron Heads
  • Flat Tappet Cam
  • Cast Steel Crank
  • Part #: BP3830CT1

Block

  • 4 bolt main 1pc rear seal block w/Passenger side dipstick only
  • Square and parallel decked
  • Align honed main bearing bore
  • Cylinders honed on computer controlled machine to within .0002 straightness and roundness
  • Cylinders are sonic tested for thickness

Rotating Assembly

  • New cast steel crankshaft
  • Hypereutetic pistons
  • Chevy heavy beam rods with 150,000 psi bolts
  • Hastings Moly rings
  • Balanced rotating assembly
  • Melling high volume oil pump
  • Flat tappet hydraulic lifter camshaft
  • Heavy duty double roller timing set

Cylinder Heads

  • Cast iron Vortec heads
  • 1.25 diameter valve springs
  • Hardened retainers and springs
  • 2.02 swirl polished intake valves
  • 1.60 swirl polished exhaust valves
  • 1.5 long slot, stamped steel rockers
  • Hardened push rods

Cam Specs

  • Cam Type: Flat Tappet
  • .487 Intake .503 Exhaust
  • 234 Intake / 244 Exhaust duration
  • @ .050 - 112 degree lobe separation

Ignition Timing

  • 34 Degrees Total at 3500 RPM

Also Includes

  • Aluminum intake manifold
  • New chrome valve covers
  • Brass freeze plugs
  • Dyno test results shipped with engine

Warranty

Notes

This engine requires a 400ci weighted harmonic balancer, and late 350ci weighted flexplate/flywheel.BluePrint Engines recommends a 2000- 2400 rpm stall converter. Not for use in pollution controlled vehicles.

Notes

This engine requires a 400ci weighted harmonic balancer, and late 350ci weighted flexplate/flywheel.

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Warranty Information (PDF)

Notes

Zinc Additive Required For Flat Tappet Application, Recommended Oil For Your BluePrint Crate Engine: 10W30, Non-Synthetic. Not For EGR

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