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Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 58
posted July 19, 2005 05:43 PM  
Where can I find how to build a small block chevy motor I know about the books (steve smith and spreedway) but where else how about the net or a Free download I'm just learning so I need the torque specs ETC.

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Dirt Freak

Total posts: 419
posted July 19, 2005 09:02 PM  
mains 65 2 bolt 75 for 4 bolt
rods 45
heads 60-75
intake 30

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Dirt Freak

Total posts: 419
posted July 19, 2005 09:03 PM  
ill try to find a sheet on the torquing order. i cant explain it

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 127
posted July 19, 2005 09:10 PM  
if you do find some specs from the net you better double/triple check em cause many places that I have found have contradicting info best bet is to buy a complete engine rebuild manual such as chilton or haynes or steve smith

there are a few others that are better as far as how to stretch the grey areas but if I were you I would stick the pro books and stay away from the web

not knocking the toolbox here on this forum
the toolbox here has lotsa great info but you will have 100% of what ya need in 1 book that way

racing is way too cool gave up golf for it

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 149
posted July 19, 2005 11:46 PM  
doesnt JR motorsports have specs in the back of their catalogs?

Dirt Freak

Total posts: 238
posted July 20, 2005 06:55 AM  
SC1, How about this for an explaination of torqueing order?:
Basically, start in the center and "spiral" outward.

Dirt Roller

Total posts: 13
posted July 20, 2005 09:38 AM  
Do you use a regular machinist? I learned alot from a local machinist (that just happen to be come friends with). When I run into a problem or have a question I'll call him. Additionally I have another friend who is a mechanic that I call when I can not troubleshoot a problem.

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