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Author Topic:   head gasket thickness
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 184
posted January 20, 2005 10:14 AM  
Can some one tell me how many cc is in a small block head gasket (blue felpro ) and how thick it is compressed.I am trying to figure out comp .on a motor before i build it.( 4 .030 bore)

Dirt Roller

Total posts: 10
posted January 20, 2005 12:28 PM  
the blue fel pros are .041 compressed thickness and approx 9.1cc's


maniac motors
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 128
posted January 20, 2005 05:48 PM  
victor makes a thin head gasket (less than .020")that is coated and seals way better than shim gaskets but i dont have the part #handy

Dirt Roller

Total posts: 10
posted January 21, 2005 10:07 AM  
The Victor 5746 has a compressed thickness of .026 and works very well.

dan ferry
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 183
posted January 21, 2005 08:22 PM  
i also use the victor

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