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Bronze thrust plate with iron cam

Does anybody know if its OK to use bronze thrust plate with a cast iron cam? My guess is tht this is OK but can anybody verify this?

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Re: Bronze thrust plate with iron cam

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Does anybody know if its OK to use bronze thrust plate with a cast iron cam? My guess is that this is OK but can anybody verify this? Thanks Steve
Yes, that's OK. Actually, a bronze cam thrust plate can be used with either cast iron or steel camshafts.

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