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How do you like it? I've been thinking about going for the 5 speed.
I love it! Shifts really nicely! Am a bit worried about the torque ratings of it though, think it is only rated at like 450ft/lbs, if I remember correctly. Not sure it is going to hold up to my motor very long haha. So far so good though, if it breaks guess I have to go with a Tremec.
 

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Unless the Richmond 6spd was 1/2 the price of a Magnum there鈥檚 no way I鈥檇 choose the Richmond over the Tremec for a BB application. Just my $.02

Now if you鈥檙e talking 5spd鈥檚 I鈥檝e not done much research on the TKX so I don鈥檛 know how customers are liking them.

FWIW I have a Magnum to go behind my 547 when the car goes back together.
I didn't originally build the car the tranny was in there when I got it, I have to say, the Richmond shifts GREAT. I love it. Hope it holds up :cool:
 
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