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Old 10-19-2006, 10:22 AM
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And according to Smokey, all the rod does is connect the piston to the crank.
don't be hatin...smakey was way ahead of his time you biotches
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didn't smokey say there is no substitue for cubic inches?
my new mills are 598ci 4.625 str and 4.530 bore, i figure after a handful of rebuilds they will be square 4.625 X 4.625. im gonna rev then 6200 rpms. we'll see how well the 4 5/8 stroke holds up.
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don't be hatin...smakey was way ahead of his time you biotches
Only because he cheated like crazy!
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Only because he cheated like crazy!
A different interruptitaion of the rules He was good at it.
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Ok Tall deck 10.2, 4.56 Bore x 4-3/8 crank. What rod Length would you recommend. Naturally aspirated Flat top pistons.

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These 557s that make 1100HP went 178 hours since i built them with the big lifters and Isky springs.And they got murdered too.
JC, did you use Isky roller lifters on those mills?
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Only because he cheated like crazy!
It ain't cheatin if ya don't get caught!!!!

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If it's the light weight block you might not want to use it.
How do you tell if you have a lightweight block? What is wrong with it?
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Mark, id go 6.635. Happy b- day. Brian
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