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Small Block Chevy Crank Socket for Degree Wheel

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Overall Length:
2.785
Inside Diameter:
1.257
Outside Diameter:
1.757
Key Width:
.200
Notes
Has a 1/2" drive hole in the end so that you can use a 1/2" drive ratchet or flex handle to rotate the crank.
Small Block Chevy Crank Socket for Degree Wheel

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Q & A

What's in the Box

By removing the crank hub or balancer and using this tool, engine builders have a positive way to turn over the engine. Broached keyway allows 1/2" socket to slide over crank snout and key. Giant knurled jam nut positions degree wheel. 

Use with 11" degree wheel.

Item Details

Chevy S/B V8, 90 degree V6, and
Pontiac S.D. 4 cyl.

Customer Reviews

Rated 4.9 out of 5 by 9 reviewers.
RATING BREAKDOWN
9 reviews
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motormike
Verified Purchaser
Mooresville, NC, USA

Quality tool at a great price!

April 04, 2015
I needed one of these degree wheel tools at home so I didn't have to always remember to grab the one I have at work.I saw this on Speeway's website and thought for the price I would take a chance on it.I am very happy with the finish and fuction of this tool.it functions just as well as the higher priced competitors! Nice job on this one Speedway.
Pros:
  • Price, Quality
Cons:
  • None
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Jimco
Verified Purchaser
Florida

Great Product, quality made. Works Great

March 21, 2015
Great Product, quality made. Works Great! The socket fits and the set screw work great! stays in place and is easy to use. I would recommend this product to everyone that needs a quality tool.
Pros:
  • metal will last forever.
Cons:
  • None
Yes, I recommend this product.
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nhornste
Verified Purchaser

Quality Product That Makes things easier

February 09, 2015
Worked great for turning over motor or degreeing camshaft
Yes, I recommend this product.
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350chevyman
Verified Purchaser
Miami, FL, USA

socket quality

October 19, 2014
superb quality ,fits perfect, locking ring easy lock ,don't think it would ever break and a great price too
Yes, I recommend this product.
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brown
Verified Purchaser
Lubbock, TX

Great to degree cam with

January 20, 2012
Easy to use
Pros:
  • Durable
  • Lightweight
  • Easy To Install
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Bri
Verified Purchaser
Kansas City

Works great

September 28, 2011
Very nice tool
Yes, I recommend this product.
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bigkahuna
Verified Purchaser
texas

crank socket

September 24, 2011
can only be used with sertaine degree wheels
Pros:
  • Improves Engine Efficiency
  • Increases Power
  • Easy To Install
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Vic
Denver, CO

A must have tool for any engne builder.

August 28, 2010
I needed this to degree a new can, and was looking for a better design than my old one. It worked well and I was able to install and advance my cam accurately using this device. Its design was very well thought out.
Pros:
  • Quality design
  • Resoanably priced
  • Heavy duty
  • Handy features
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Steve
OKC

Nice well made works very well

May 13, 2010
Worked well for the application,no problems.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Product Q&A

2 questions : 3 answers

2 answers

Is it made of steel or aluminum ?

flyguy
February 22, 2015

Is it made of steel or aluminum ?

Answers

March 22, 2015
Jimco
Steel. great tool.
February 23, 2015
EricM
This crank socket is steel.
1 answers

so, to turn motor over, does this have a 1/2 drive in the outer threaded part ?

chris
Gretna Ne.
June 13, 2015

so, to turn motor over, does this have a 1/2 drive in the outer threaded part ?

Answers

June 15, 2015
Eric
Expert
Yes there is a 1/2" square recess for using a 1/2" drive ratchet or breaker bar to rotate the engine over.
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Item Details

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