BluePrint MBP4960CT GM 496 Base Engine, Cast Iron Heads, Flat Tappet Cam
GM 496 Base Engine - Cast Iron Heads - Flat Tappet Cam
- HP & Torque: 460 HP / 515 FT LBS
- Compression Ratio: 9.0:1
- Cast Iron Heads
- Flat Tappet Cam
- Cast Steel Crank
- Part #: MBP4960CT
- 4 Bolt Main .060 over block
- two piece rear seal
- drivers side dipstick
- 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
- New cast steel crankshaft internally balanced
- New 4340 forged connecting rods
- 150,000 psi rod bolts
- Forged flat top Pistons
- Hastings moly rings
- Rotating assembly balanced to within 2 grams
- Melling high volume oil pump
- Heavy duty double roller (high performance) timing set
- GM cast iron oval port cylinder heads with screw-in studs and guide plates
- 1.509 dia. Valve springs w/ damper. Hardened retainers & keepers. 2.25 swirl
- polished intake valves, 1.88 swirl polished exhaust valves
- Elgin hardened push rods
- Long slot rockers with postitive lock adjusting nuts
- Cam Type: Flat Tappet
- .544 Intake .547 Exhaust
- 226 Intake / 236 Exhaust duration
- @ .050 - 112 degree lobe separation
- 34 Degree Total
- Marine intake manifold
- Chrome valve covers
- Cad plated marine oil pan
- Brass freeze plug
- Dyno test results shipped with engine
- 12 month unlimited hour on pleasurecraft only. No warranty on commercial use.
Warranty Information (PDF)
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- This item 227MBP4960CT is made to order. It will be shipped from our warehouse when it is produced.
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