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Old 10-30-2008, 05:45 PM
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A flathead early Bronco

I don't post in this subforum..but thought a pic of the '49 8BA I'm putting in a '69 Bronco is something folks might find amusing..or funny..or even sacriligious..

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Sweet lookin flathead, sounds like an interesting project. Look forward to more pics when you get it in there.
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How much boost are you going to be running?
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Old 10-31-2008, 06:48 AM
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thanks...it will look a lot better when the aluminum heads are on it..and the alternator/power steering setup which is also poilished.

That setup should produce around 4 psi of boost at 4000 RPM...nothing earth shaking and not much at all at normal RPM.
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i'm liking it!! are you upgrading ignition? be interesting to see end result.
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no non no !!!!! you need to bring it to my neck of the woods and give it to me to dispose of properly { in my 53's engine bay !!!!!!!!!! } then go find you a small block before you do something sacreligious !!!!!!!!!!!!! cool deal !!!!!!!!!!!
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i'm liking it!! are you upgrading ignition? be interesting to see end result.
Yes, she'll get an HEI dizzy (Mallory or MSD) but for now that old dual-point/dual-ignition vintage piece is a good placeholder..
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That sure is a unique setup you got there, might not be the fastest bronco out there but it will generate some majior attention for sure. Good job
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