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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-09-2017, 09:56 PM
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Posted By Sleepy445FE
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.ford-trucks.com-v...

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Pretty nice 77. Couldn't get any better pic because it was...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 09-10-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 646
Posted By Sleepy445FE
I'm sorry but the felony or BBM heads are...

I'm sorry but the felony or BBM heads are definitely more expensive than the Eds. And although I agree they are both much better both out of the box and potential-wise they are not at all necessary...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-28-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Ha I hear ya. Sometimes it takes a while to get a...

Ha I hear ya. Sometimes it takes a while to get a response from a lot of the people who we esteem in the FE community. I know they're busy with their business and their own projects and rides though....
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-28-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By Sleepy445FE
IMO that's what I would do and just be done with...

IMO that's what I would do and just be done with it.
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-28-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,671
Posted By Sleepy445FE
This just cracked me up. I would think the same...

This just cracked me up. I would think the same thing but there ya go, out of the woodwork! Haha :-X04

Is it repeatedly bending the same pushrods? Intake only?

If he built it and ran it he...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-26-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By Sleepy445FE
The groove goes towards the front. The front cam...

The groove goes towards the front. The front cam bearing has to have the oil hole on bottom to align with the oil feed hole in the block since there is no groove behind the bearing shell as the rest...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-26-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,313
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Is that desktop dyno? If that's your shops engine...

Is that desktop dyno? If that's your shops engine dyno it's being VERY nice (somewhere in the area of a 10% correction seems in order). My 445 doesn't make those tq numbers with more cam and headwork...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-25-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,313
Posted By Sleepy445FE
I'd say those numbers are pretty close. My...

I'd say those numbers are pretty close. My guesstimate would be 370hp/470ftlb. Going to be strong off the line but will run out of breath on the top. As far as mpg, what are you driving? Trans? Axle...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-23-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 770
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Agreed ^^ If you keep a weather eye out and are...

Agreed ^^
If you keep a weather eye out and are willing to wait a bit than you can usually find a set of assembled Edelbrocks between 900-1200 or so. Granted that is still probably a bit more than...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-23-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By Sleepy445FE
5.13 gears on stock 31" tires is going to be...

5.13 gears on stock 31" tires is going to be turning a little over 3200rpm @ 55. Just over 4100rpm to get to 70 :eek: Not the best route if he doesn't plan on putting around.
For that kind of...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-14-2017, 03:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 402
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Here ya go. Not mine but you can see how the end...

Here ya go. Not mine but you can see how the end rockers are no longer hanging unsupported. To clarify, by high rpms I mean 6k+ regularly like would be found among the racing crowd. With good shafts...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 07-12-2017, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 402
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Art is right on. About .550 though if you plan on...

Art is right on. About .550 though if you plan on lots of high revs I would highly recommend some end stands from Doug @ precision oil pumps. I run the xe274h (.562/.565) with end stands and have no...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-12-2017, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Don't have any f150 figures but the best way to...

Don't have any f150 figures but the best way to measure height would be from center of your hub to the wheel arch. Eliminates tire size when comparing trucks and suspension height. If you need total...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-10-2017, 08:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Oh I wouldn't think I could spend the money it...

Oh I wouldn't think I could spend the money it would take to drive it and make a profit. I know better than that lol. If it was just as it is but ran=profit. It's slightly tempting, but I can't be...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-10-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By Sleepy445FE
Where to go from here/whats it worth now..?

Well I finally got around to my extra highboy that I had originally planned to flip. The wiring is a MESS, it's got a good amount of rust, but the PO said he had gotten the engine running and it "was...
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