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OR SOME UNDER ROOS! Laughing


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Did some exhaust matching, probably could of opened it up a little more but with the pressure did not want to push it.



Also cleaned out the end castings to help flow alittle.



Here is what I have so far.


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Looking good Leather......LET IT BREATH


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Hope you guys don't mind the pics but wanted to add what to the build.

First I wanted to put it on the lift to so I could work on it eaiser, Sorry for the dark pictures..





When I got it up I found this, so off with the head and fix this while it is easy to get to.


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Keep the pics coming, we like pics.


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How soon 'till that baby's purrrrrrrr'in Cool

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She don't purr Wink

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mmmm shiny! how did you secure those super cool tins??


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Wish I had that much room to work on stuff.


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Getting ready to stab it in.



I switched from a 3 rib to 6 rib and did some work on the tranny mount so it was a female dog to get in, talking with Hedrock he suggested drilling the bottom hole just to make sure there was no hang ups, did that, put alittle more tilt on it and fits like a .... well it fit good.



Some more messing around



Finally time for the fun part to go on.



Still have to figure out a home for the intercooler.

here is what I have.







Probably should of gone with 2" tubing glad I didn't go with the 3" Looks ok! Be better when finished.

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did you ever get the bugs worked out of it ?

lets hear it run..... Cool


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Don't know, pretty sure I do but still have to hook up the LM-1 and get some engine readings. Have to break in the rings and then I can play. Here it is second start up after oil change. So far start up is pretty quick, we will see how it lasts.


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sounds like you cured your erratic idle.....

doesn't have the same pop as seabees...... Laughing Laughing


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Just got back from my ring break in *giggle*giggle* if I wasn't so cold I would be jumping around and patting myself on the back. One word " Strong" good goggley moogley she has some power, have a problem though, builds boost to quick Laughing love problems like that. Didn't bring it over 2900 rpms and maybe 10lbs boost, I know I said I wasn't at all but Laughing Laughing Laughing I varied the speed up and down on the throttle putting a load on it as much as possible. have some oil leaks, go figure, not concerned with them. I am happy, have some adjustments to do but I am happy Very Happy


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