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Old 08-29-2010, 01:48 PM
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dive block dove heads

will i have any problems running dove heads on adive block?
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Old 08-29-2010, 05:54 PM
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no they are only one year apart dove 70 and dive 71
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Both were high compression engines.
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Thanks for info im an old FE guy, i was told i would be at 12.5 to 1 with the dove heads is that about right?
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If my memory is correct my 71 Colony park 429 used D0VE heads and was 11.5:1, dad's 70 Mark III was also 11.5:1 on the 460.
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I think that there were two deck height changes, prior to the D9 block. The first change was in 1970 1/2. I have a 78 dive block, and with the c9ve heads that I'm cleaning up as a winter project. I'm not sure what the ratio will be in the end, but...I'm aiming for pump fuel though
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The 71 lincoln MKIII came with a 71 block (D1) and 70 heads (D0) with 10.5:1 CR and 365 HP
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