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by mooreken
Sat Mar 03, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Re: Motor Parts

Not much visual to show. All of the cylinders have their notches for the rods to clear. I'm almost finished form fitting the crank scraper. I did have a little disappointment thou. While the 400 2 bolt block has wider and stronger main webbing than the 4 bolt I had planned to use studs instead of bo...
by mooreken
Fri Mar 02, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Re: Motor Parts

Not sure...it really is almost done except for the assembly. I just have to keep motivated. I figure that I can make good time on it while the fiberglass resin is drying on Tom's car.

Tom asked me to try to attach multi photos..so these are reruns.
by mooreken
Thu Mar 01, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Re: Motor Parts

Hmmmm. It also will not let me put 2 photos on the same post. So here is the other cylinder.
by mooreken
Thu Mar 01, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Re: Motor Parts

Here are a couple of pictures of my progress on the motor. I have all the rotating parts all balanced, and I'm starting the pre-fitting of the rods and pistons. So far it looks like I only have to do one small relief spot on the bottom of each cylinder. The only problem with that is that I want to b...
by mooreken
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Re: Motor Parts

My research indicated they hit in too many places in the stock block with the longer stroke.
by mooreken
Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Re: Motor Parts

Yep, I stepped it up a little bit. Went with forged pistons this time, I-beam rods with 7/16 arp bolts and floating wrist pins.
Compression should be right at 10.5.
4.155 bore with 3.875 stroke....421Ci.

Cam and heads are the same....had to same the budget somewhere..lol.
by mooreken
Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Re: Motor Parts

Shiny stuff has arrived.

It almost seems like a shame to put all these pretty parts in a hot hole and make them go up and down real fast.
Ken
by mooreken
Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Motor Parts
Replies: 46
Views: 4749

Motor Parts

WooHoo! Waiting for the "Big Brown" truck...Lots of motor parts on the way.

I'll post some pictures as things go along.
Ken
by mooreken
Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Torque & HP discussion (+link)
Replies: 1
Views: 513

Re: Torque & HP discussion (+link)

looks like they thru a large hunk of Red Meat into the pack of wolves.....good fun to read thou.
Ken
by mooreken
Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: SCCA-CFR Dist 7 Mtg 1-9-2018
Replies: 1
Views: 564

Re: SCCA-CFR Dist 7 Mtg 1-9-2018

If I'm in town Ill go down with you.
Ken