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holeshot
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 53
posted May 09, 2002 06:33 PM UIN: 3728
building a 406 and using 5.7 stock rods and bolts also using standard base circle cam . the cam to rod clearance is 15 thousands . is that enough also using double roller timing set. thanks

sdhnc29
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 467
posted May 09, 2002 11:48 PM
No , .015" is not enough . Generally you will have grind the rod bolt on number 2 and 6 cylinder for cam clearance . I'd recommend at least .060-.100" minimum clearance .

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holeshot
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 53
posted May 10, 2002 03:39 PM UIN: 3728
thanks

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