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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-27-2010, 09:09 AM Thread Starter
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roller lifters

what is the groups opinions on.
What is the best solid roller lifter on the market?
For a bracket race 500.bbf with comp cam 304br-8 roller cam with Manley Manley nextec #221424 spring Max rpm will be 6800rpms with typical ss valves weight durability and longevity are most important.

what are the pros and cons of pin oiling in this application ie Crower's hippo lifter
Is it worth buying a rebuild-able lifter?
who still manufactures in the states?

any other concerns i should be aware of.( this is my first go with a roller cam)

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I used the comp lifter with pin oiling in my 557 boat motor. No wake zones = lots of low RPM so no oil from splash, thinking the pin oiler may help.

605ci Big Block, 2 Speed J.W. Trans. w/4800 stall, 9" rearend 3.89 gear, 4-Link suspension,

1/8 mile 5.84 @124.5mph
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