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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-23-2015, 01:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 331
Posted By tinman
Wait a minute. If you can find and an early...

Wait a minute.
If you can find and an early block like a 302 cast in 68-69 for a truck you can bore it .060 then use a 3.400 stroker kit and make yourself a 352CID , 8.2 deck engine.
Mine has run...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-12-2015, 01:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By tinman
Op just needs to spend some moneys on that cutter...

Op just needs to spend some moneys on that cutter tool for the seals. I've been using the same one for nearly 20 years now and have done numerous sets for people....
Those tools seem to last...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-12-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By tinman
Just an idea here. Ask this 'tuner' just what...

Just an idea here.
Ask this 'tuner' just what the difference is between a 'blower' and a 'turbo' cam.
Both of them are supposed to operate with compressed air/fuel moving thru the ports and into...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-12-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By tinman
Bingo. I 100% agree. a C-4 can be had for peanuts...

Bingo. I 100% agree. a C-4 can be had for peanuts for a drag race type operation compared to a AOD.
My question about the whole thing is will the car with a carb pass an emission test?
Forum: Off Topic 01-05-2015, 04:06 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 959
Posted By tinman
That winter vacation money will go a lot further...

That winter vacation money will go a lot further in Southern Arizona than any of those other places.....
Highs normally about 65, lows normally about 40. Humidity about 25%.
We got neat mountains,...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-05-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 435
Posted By tinman
Couple of things here. Those Kaase heads are...

Couple of things here.
Those Kaase heads are intended for very high output N/A engines only, also very expensive for what you get IMHO.
Also, whoever said that Edelbrock VicJR. heads were pedestal...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-26-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 744
Posted By tinman
Good luck with that plan.........

Good luck with that plan.........
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-25-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 744
Posted By tinman
Your gonna play hell boring a stock block to 347....

Your gonna play hell boring a stock block to 347. Time to do some studying about what your car can be. You may be able to stroke it to 332 or 347 at some point. That involves spending a lot of money...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-23-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 480
Posted By tinman
I would check those heads and make sure which...

I would check those heads and make sure which stud size you need, 3/8 or 7/16.
Then get the guide plates.
Borrow a rocker in the ratio you are going to use, 1.6 are stock, 1.7 were O.E. to some...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-14-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 605
Posted By tinman
From what I see on that flow chart those E Street...

From what I see on that flow chart those E Street heads don't flow that bad considering they are a 1.90 valve.
Probably not a bad head for 302-308 sized engines.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-14-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 325
Posted By tinman
I'm betting that Trick-Flow will be glad to tell...

I'm betting that Trick-Flow will be glad to tell you, they ground the cam so they should know something about it.
If you have the right tools you can change the springs without pulling the heads...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-02-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,295
Posted By tinman
Yep, I know where Snowflake is. It would almost...

Yep, I know where Snowflake is. It would almost be easier to get parts from wreckers on Phoenix......
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-30-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,295
Posted By tinman
Just where are you?

Just where are you?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-25-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,295
Posted By tinman
Pick-A-Part is in Prescott......

Pick-A-Part is in Prescott......
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-20-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 556
Posted By tinman
I think that can be repaired. You'll need a...

I think that can be repaired.
You'll need a professional welder with experience in cast iron welding........
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-13-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,348
Posted By tinman
For everyone's information Ford revised the BOS...

For everyone's information Ford revised the BOS 302 blocks about 16 months ago. Ford now states they can use as much as a 3.5 inch stroker crank.
The early blocks had a problem with more than a...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-11-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,348
Posted By tinman
I think you will have to grind some notches into...

I think you will have to grind some notches into the very bottoms of the cylinders to do a 331 stroker kit, I know you do on a 347......
I also don't think any kind of forced induction is a good...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 10-09-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By tinman
Just use the silver duct tape that you can buy...

Just use the silver duct tape that you can buy at Wal-Mart...........
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 10-01-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 523
Posted By tinman
I kind of like that yellow car but I'm still a...

I kind of like that yellow car but I'm still a carb guy, make him think something is real wrong with it and buy it for 2K........
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 10-01-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 548
Posted By tinman
Just MHO but 'budget' cars always seem to end...

Just MHO but 'budget' cars always seem to end being very slow.
Get the caqr running right first, then get the gears.....
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-01-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,295
Posted By tinman
I don't think that later rear axle will work, I...

I don't think that later rear axle will work, I think it's too wide.
Also, while you are prowling the junk yards keep your eye out for a 'double hump' type oil pan that was used in the FOX body...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 09-11-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 255
Posted By tinman
Eibach drag springs

Anybody on here use these?
How hard was the installion of the front springs?
How much, if any, did your car pick-up in E.T.?
Real users only please reply.
Notice that I said drag springs, not...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 09-11-2014, 01:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By tinman
When I built a 400+ HP 302 about 10 years ago I...

When I built a 400+ HP 302 about 10 years ago I spent almost $1000 just on machine work and balancing.
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 09-09-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,324
Posted By tinman
In Arizona all you have to do about emissions...

In Arizona all you have to do about emissions testing is get an address outside of the inspection areas.
You could register your to a post office box down in Casa Grande and be 100% legal....
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 09-06-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,324
Posted By tinman
If I were building another stroker 302 I'd plan...

If I were building another stroker 302 I'd plan on at least $1000 for machine work and balancing.
You may be in trouble already with those pistons as 9+ compression ratio with a turbo is REALLY...
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