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OTS cam choice, 308, 180cc prolines, track heat intake

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Old 03-25-2009, 12:01 PM   #1
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Default OTS cam choice, 308, 180cc prolines, track heat intake

For the sake of getting to the track quickly as the season is already amongst us i am holding off on this 347 and throwing a 308 together then i am getting from another member on here. Also picking up some proline 180 cc heads from him that have been worked a bit

Not worried too much about low end, just want to get as much ET out of the car as i can. Compression will be about 10:1

4.10 gears, 3500 stall speed

Already have a TFS track heat that i will be putting on it.

Will have a C4 behind it from redneck performance. Can get the convertre speced to the motor.

What do you guys feel would be a good OTS cam to go with?
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Old 03-25-2009, 02:04 PM   #2
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Call comp cams or anderson and ask them, but the AFM N41 cam is good and the Comp Cams xe-282 worked pretty well.
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Comp Cams XE274HR
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1985 LX Coupe, 347/581hp N/A TCI C6 Currie 9 inch 4:10s 2577 pounds. Do the math
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my xe 282hr worked okay, but you'll need a good stall

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