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BluePrint BP3550CTC1 GM 355 Dressed Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam
BluePrint BP3550CTC1 GM 355 Dressed Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam

BluePrint BP3550CTC1 GM 355 Dressed Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam

350 Chevy Small Block V8, 355 cu. in. Engine Displacement, Long Block Crate Engine Type

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BluePrint BP3550CTC1 GM 355 Dressed Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam
BluePrint BP3550CTC1 GM 355 Dressed Engine, Vortec Heads, Flat Tappet Cam
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  • This item ships directly from the manufacturer. It may take an additional 30 business days for BluePrint Engines to ship this item.
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Details

Horsepower:
385 horsepower
Torque:
405 ft./lbs.
Engine Displacement:
355 cu. in.
Crate Engine Type:
Long Block
Compression Ratio:
9.5:1
Camshaft Type:
Hydraulic Flat Tappet
Cylinder Head Material:
Aluminum
Piston Material:
Hypereutectic Aluminum
Crankshaft Material:
Cast Steel
Camshaft Duration (@.050 in):
224° intake / 236° exhaust
Carburetor Included:
Yes
Intake Manifold Included:
Yes
Distributor Included:
Yes
MFG. Part #:
BP3550CTC1
Warranty:
30 month / 50,000 miles
Notes:
BluePrint Engines recommends 91 Octane for this engine and a 1800-2200 RPM stall converter.
Valve Covers Included:
Yes
Assembled:
Yes
Cylinder Heads Included:
Yes
Rear Main Seal Style:
1-piece
Timing Cover Included:
Yes
Water Pump Included:
Yes
Harmonic Balancer Included:
Yes
Spark Plugs Included:
Yes
Spark Plug Wires Included:
Yes
Wiring Harness Included:
Yes
Camshaft Included:
Yes
Camshaft Lift (in):
.480 intake / .486 exhaust
Bore x Stroke (in):
4.000" bored .040 over x 3.480"
Block:
Hand picked, seasoned, square and parallel decked, 4 bolt main

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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 355 Dressed Engine - Vortec Heads - Flat Tappet Cam - 1pc RMS

Overview

  • HP & Torque: 385 HP / 405 FT LBS
  • Compression Ratio: 9.5:1
  • Cast Iron Heads
  • Hypereutectic Pistons
  • Flat Tappet Cam
  • Cast Steel Crank
  • Part #: BP3550CTC1

Block

  • 4-bolt main, 1-piece rear main seal
  • Passenger side dipstick
  • 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

  • Premium cast steel crankshaft
  • Chevy heavy beam rods
  • Keith Black Hypereutetic pistons
  • 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" cylinder 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
  • .480 Intake .486 Exhaust
  • 224 Intake / 230 Exhaust duration
  • @ .050

Ignition Timing

  • 34 degrees at 3500 RPM

Also Includes

  • Aluminum intake manifold
  • 750 cfm carburetor
  • HEI distributor
  • Harmonic balancer
  • Fuel pump
  • Water pump
  • BluePrint plug wires
  • Spark plugs
  • Chrome valve covers
  • Brass freeze plugs
  • Dyno tested “ and shipped with results

Warranty

  • 30 month / 50,000 mile

Notes

BluePrint Engines recommends 91 Octane for this engine and a 1800-2200 RPM stall converter. Not for use in pollution controlled vehicles.

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