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Book - How To Rebuild Your Big Block Chevy

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By Tom Wilson, How to remove engine, tear down and inspect for wear, recondition, assemble and install. Also how to identify parts, including casting numbers. 160 pages

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COMP Cams CL11-207-3 B/B Chevy Magnum Cam & Lifter Kit, 1500-5800 RPM
                        

These COMP Cams camshaft and lifter kits are just the ticket whether it's for a daily driver or hot street machine. These "CL" kits include new camshaft, new hydraulic lifters and camshaft lube. Stock springs cannot be used.

Good for daily driven street machine, works with stock converter, likes headers. 396 needs 3.55-3.73 gear. Slight rough idle.

282-112073 Specs (PDF)

Edelbrock Big Block Chevy Dual Quad Set-Up, Oval Port
                        

There is nothing sweeter looking or sounding than a dual quad on a Chevy! This one kit gets you two manual choke Edelbrock carbs, an Edelbrock unpolished intake manifold, fuel line and special progressive linkage. Just add a suggested air cleaner to finish your installation.

  • 1500-6000 RPM
  • Will clear HEI distributors
  • Will not fit tall-deck truck blocks
  • Has 6-7/16" carb centers

Overall Height from the bottom of the intake to the top of the air cleaners below:

325-4237: 11.795"

325-1235: 11.272"

325-4119: 12.965"

Height from bottom of intake to carb mounting surface: 4.899"

  • Port exit dimensions:  1.64" x 1.94"

 

Edelbrock 4185 1965-Up Big Block Chevy Finned Valve Covers
                        

Edelbrock first made these aluminum valve covers in the late '50s and they're still a classic. Made of heavy-gauge sand-cast aluminum. Overall height is measured from base to top at the highest point. Edelbrock classic valve covers can be machined to accept breathers if desired. Tall enough to fit over roller rockers. 

Edelbrock Installation Instructions 

Scat 945420 B/B Chevy Cast Steel Crankshaft-4.25 Stroke, Ext. Balanced
                        

It is hard to beat cubic inches. High-tech, fatigue-resistant 80-60-06 cast steel crank has near forged steel endurance at a value price. These cranks have a 700 horsepower rating. For 2-piece rear main seal blocks.

  • 454 Main Journal
  • 2.200" rod pin
  • 67 lb. approximate weight
  • Externally Balanced
Scat 945425 B/B Chevy Cast Steel Crankshaft-4.25 Stroke, Int. Balanced
                        

It is hard to beat cubic inches. High-tech, fatigue-resistant 80-60-06 cast steel crank has near forged steel endurance at a value price. These cranks have a 700 horsepower rating. For 2-piece rear main seal blocks.

  • 454 Main Journal
  • 2.200" rod pin
  • 67 lb. approximate weight
  • Internally Balanced
Edelbrock Big Block Chevy Dual Quad Set-Up, Rectangular Port
                        

There is nothing sweeter looking or sounding than a dual quad on a Chevy! This one kit gets you two manual choke Edelbrock carbs, an Edelbrock unpolished intake manifold, fuel line and special progressive linkage. Just add a suggested air cleaner to finish your installation.

  • 1500-6000 RPM
  • Will clear HEI distributors
  • Will not fit tall-deck truck blocks
  • Has 6-7/16" carb centers

Overall Height from the bottom of the intake to the top of the air cleaners below:

325-4237: 11.795"

325-1235: 11.272"

325-4119: 12.965"

Height from bottom of intake to carb mounting surface: 4.899"

  • Port exit dimensions:  1.66" x 2.30

 

Clevite P-Series Big Block Chevy Main Bearings
                        

Clevite main bearings feature Tri-Metal construction - soft lead alloy outer layer, copper-lead center and steel backing. Available in STD, .001", .010", .020", and .030".

Sold in complete sets.

396-454 Big Block Chevy Full Gasket Set
                        
  • Complete gasket set for 2 piece rear main seal blocks
  • Will work up to .060" oversized engines
  • Good for 600HP
Dura-Bond FKC-3 Big Block Chevy Engine Hardware Finishing Kit
                        

Kit Includes:

  • (4) Head Dowels
  • (2) Timing Cover Dowles
  • (3) Cam Bolts
  • (2) Short Woodruff Keys
Flo-Tek 306-500 Big Block Chevy Aluminum Cylinder Head, 320cc, Bare
                        
  • Head is Sold Individually
  • 2.250” intake valve, 1.880” exhaust
  • 320cc intake runners
  • 128cc exhaust runners
  • 121cc chambers
  • PC seals
  • High temp exhaust seats
  • Manganese bronze intake guides
  • Phosphor bronze exhaust guides
  • Multi angle valve job
  • Angle plugs
  • Sold individually