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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-24-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 316
Posted By tinman
Barnett 468: could you explain how this works?

Barnett 468: could you explain how this works?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-23-2015, 12:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 316
Posted By tinman
If you live at a 5200' elevation the carb may...

If you live at a 5200' elevation the carb may very well have the wrong jets in it. You may need 1-2 sizes SMALLER. Even at this time of year your true air density could easily be 7000'. The 85 carb...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-23-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 88
Posted By tinman
I would use long tube headers, BBK has some nice...

I would use long tube headers, BBK has some nice ones.........
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 03-23-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 183
Posted By tinman
Saw that story the other week, good write-up.....

Saw that story the other week, good write-up.....
Forum: 351 Mustang 02-23-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,286
Posted By tinman
Fairly easy to convert a 351W to 4 bolt mains....

Fairly easy to convert a 351W to 4 bolt mains. Milodon (I think) makes the caps. Engine will need to be line bored but that's necessary anytime you change cranks...
Forum: Speed Density/Carb/SSP section 02-02-2015, 02:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 146
Posted By tinman
I don't think the vert windshield will fit...

I don't think the vert windshield will fit either.....
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-02-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By tinman
I use studs on the mains in my early block which...

I use studs on the mains in my early block which is a 69 truck block. Get the block aligned honed anyway as the new crank alone will warrant that.
I run carb with out any power adder and this thing...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-23-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
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, 12:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
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, 12:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 216
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, 12:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 297
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, 03:06 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 983
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, 02:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
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, 02:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 910
Posted By tinman
Good luck with that plan.........

Good luck with that plan.........
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-25-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 910
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, 10:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
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, 10:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 655
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, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
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: 1,346
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, 01:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,346
Posted By tinman
Just where are you?

Just where are you?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-25-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,346
Posted By tinman
Pick-A-Part is in Prescott......

Pick-A-Part is in Prescott......
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-20-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
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, 01:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,506
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, 05:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,506
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, 03:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 334
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...........
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