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  1. Engine Topics
    Hi all, So I've got a near stock 454 (small cam, manifold, Holley 650) from a 77 C10 that I've rebuilt and am slotting into my 77 El Camino, that was stock with a 350, auto, PS and air. On the subject of radiators, what's everyone's opinion on whether the stock one will do it? Is there a...
  2. General BS Topics
    I am going to rant about some stuff, leave now if your under 18 or don't have mommy's permission to be on [email protected] My wife was a victim of an illegal stop this evening by Texas Department of Public Safety, be forewarned, They don't need a reason to stop YOU! She was in my 2010 Chevy 2500. The cop...
  3. Performance Modifications
    Hey, this is for 5th gen big block owners. I'm having fan/shroud clearance issues. I've had a BBC in my 5th gen for probably 25 years, but can't remember if I ever had a mechanical fan on it. My car now has a Champ's aluminum oil pan on it so I can't compare clearance, although I seem to...
  4. Performance Modifications
    This is how some of us Texans do a major tune up. 11's to slow must go faster!:texas:
  5. Engine Topics
    I talked to an engine builder today and he quoted me some prices. To be honest I don't really know what to look for or ask about. I told him I wanted a 400+ hp and 400+ ft. lb. motor to play around in. I also stated I would run my TH350 (built) and switch out my rear for a posi with mid 3 gears...
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