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Forum: Engine Tech 08-07-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By cstraub
Turbos don't like piston speed. Big bore short...

Turbos don't like piston speed. Big bore short stroke.
Forum: Engine Tech 08-01-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 236
Posted By cstraub
I checked up on an FE customer that got cam and lifters...

His response to my question...Have you got it running?


Yes Chris it is back together again! Runs awesome… at first I was thinking, I miss my 106* cam, but after a (short) while… I forgot about...
Forum: Engine Tech 07-28-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 976
Posted By cstraub
7% of the CID for every point over 10 to 1.

7% of the CID for every point over 10 to 1.
Forum: Engine Tech 07-28-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 976
Posted By cstraub
Please click one of the Quick Reply icons in the...

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Forum: Engine Tech 05-23-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By cstraub
532 A Head results.....

The build is a 15 to 1 engine. Set of A heads. The original cam in this engine was
847/812
283/294
112 in at 112
Old engine made 1060 with this cam and 740 torque.

I recammed this thing last...
Forum: Engine Tech 05-15-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 565
Posted By cstraub
I would run the 5456 Morels and not worry about...

I would run the 5456 Morels and not worry about anything.
Forum: Engine Tech 03-21-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 828
Posted By cstraub
Get the heads flowed then you can properly cam...

Get the heads flowed then you can properly cam the engine. We have no idea how long to hold the valve open if we dont' know how much airflow potential we are dealing with. I've had BBFs with a 12...
Forum: Engine Tech 03-21-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 922
Posted By cstraub
More to selecting a cam than just a lift number. ...

More to selecting a cam than just a lift number. Key is to cam in the rpm range where you need power. If your tracks vary from tight to loose then you will need gear changes to accomdate...
Forum: Engine Tech 03-20-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,239
Posted By cstraub
On the street you need the broadest flatest...

On the street you need the broadest flatest powerband you can achieve. Then run gearing that takes advantage of the powerband.
Forum: Engine Tech 03-10-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,470
Posted By cstraub
A huge advantage for Morel is they have heat...

A huge advantage for Morel is they have heat treat in house. Those of you that have been in manufacturing know your heat treater can make and break you.
Forum: Engine Tech 03-07-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,470
Posted By cstraub
Morel's and Jesels are spot on size. They are at...

Morel's and Jesels are spot on size. They are at OEM spec per Ford, GM, and Chryslers.
Forum: Engine Tech 03-07-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,470
Posted By cstraub
If lifter bores are correct in tolerance the...

If lifter bores are correct in tolerance the engine will oil. I know from testing that .0003" of extra main clearance on a 2.450" main size reduces oil flow by 1GPM. Now if you have 16 lifter...
Forum: Engine Tech 03-07-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,470
Posted By cstraub
What is the lifter bore clearance? Mark...

What is the lifter bore clearance?

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Forum: Engine Tech 03-07-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,470
Posted By cstraub
I ship a lot of Morels out each month. One thing...

I ship a lot of Morels out each month. One thing about Morel, it's all in house and the lifters are spot on size.
Forum: Engine Tech 03-05-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 500
Posted By cstraub
Pleasure boat or race boat? If pleasure it...

Pleasure boat or race boat? If pleasure it should be fun on valve springs.

Detroit Gasket is back up and running. Their head gaskets will hold 15 to 1.
Forum: Engine Tech 02-01-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 896
Posted By cstraub
Rollmaster Gold Set

Rollmaster Gold Set
Forum: Engine Tech 01-29-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,251
Posted By cstraub
A properly matched cam to the combination and...

A properly matched cam to the combination and intended use of rpms for the engine, the roller will make more power.
Forum: Engine Tech 01-29-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 613
Posted By cstraub
If going to the dyno. Make some pulls with the...

If going to the dyno. Make some pulls with the cam as is then do this. Lash intake .006" looser, lash exhaust .010" tighter. It will make more power.
Forum: Jon Kaase Racing Engines 12-20-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,740
Posted By cstraub
Lem has the solution.

Lem has the solution.
Forum: Jon Kaase Racing Engines 12-20-2013, 09:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,740
Posted By cstraub
Talked to AT this morning and he doesn't have any...

Talked to AT this morning and he doesn't have any answers to when he will have castings. Release date is TBD.
Forum: Engine Tech 11-26-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,619
Posted By cstraub
.800/.770 279/297 .050" 110 Sep This is...

.800/.770
279/297 .050"
110 Sep

This is base on peak power at 7000 rpm and a 6.700" long rod
Forum: Engine Tech 11-26-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,876
Posted By cstraub
The BT's are the ticket but AT has not cast them...

The BT's are the ticket but AT has not cast them for at least a decade.
Forum: Engine Tech 11-26-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,876
Posted By cstraub
It's all about building a combination of parts to...

It's all about building a combination of parts to achieve your goals. BBF's have the advantage in truck pulling with short stroke, big bore already. Tuning the cross section of the head and getting...
Forum: Engine Build Archive 11-11-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,259
Posted By cstraub
This is a solid flat tappet. I would loosen the...

This is a solid flat tappet. I would loosen the intake .008" and tighten the exhaust .008" and make another pass.

From what I have seen over the years on stock ported Ford heads need split...
Forum: Engine Build Archive 11-08-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,555
Posted By cstraub
Heads are clean up but it is a boat and will only...

Heads are clean up but it is a boat and will only be spun to 6500 to 6800 max. No need to make power any higher.
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