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Old 03-06-2006, 11:14 PM
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Does anybody know what the stock 460 power ratings are in a 1979 truck motor? :?: [/b]
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Old 03-10-2006, 12:01 AM
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in 1968 the 460 was rated at 360hp with 10.5:1 comp
by 1972 the comp was 8.5:1 with 212hp
in 1973 the comp was 8.0:1 200hp
but that was when they rated hp by useing flywheel or brake hp
in 1972 NET hp was used
Horsepower=(RPMxTorque)div by5,252
I hope this can help
If you know anything from tricks,bild ups or engine swaps let me know i like to learn every thing
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