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by 1964f100240
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Secondaries
Replies: 35
Views: 2254

Re: Vacuum Secondaries

In the intake port.
by 1964f100240
Mon Jul 22, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Secondaries
Replies: 35
Views: 2254

Re: Vacuum Secondaries

I didnt want to change the subject I guess what i was saying is i have tried every combo carb from 2bbl to split dominators on a 240 300 and the efi is bye far the better way to go. the cam im running in this engine is a crane bbf lifters manton push rods
by 1964f100240
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Hooker super comp header
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Hooker super comp header

I have had this header for years never ran it pipes are a little small well i thought i would try it went to put on my car and doesn't fit has anyone ran one with a scatter shield I have a lakewood and a old ansen wont fit with ether hits the stater side lip bad.
by 1964f100240
Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Secondaries
Replies: 35
Views: 2254

Re: Vacuum Secondaries

I have had good luck with 650dp 750dp and mechanical fuel injection but i have to say standalone EFI is the way to go I run a 240 12.5 255@.50 .650 lift roller on e85r I can drive it on the street now.
by 1964f100240
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: slanting a 300
Replies: 12
Views: 794

Re: slanting a 300

All you have to do is move the oil pickup in the pan did it in a lsr car never had a problem at 7500rpm for 1.3 miles.
by 1964f100240
Sat May 25, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: 2 step with nitrous
Replies: 5
Views: 460

Re: 2 step with nitrous

Cool thanks. I race at California speedway a lot really nowhere to go anymore. I will let you no when I go out there we have a small group of big block sixes.
by 1964f100240
Fri May 24, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: 2 step with nitrous
Replies: 5
Views: 460

Re: 2 step with nitrous

Do you take the falcon to irwindale. I havent been there in years. let me no if you ever go out there i would love to come watch you run.
by 1964f100240
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Slow going...
Replies: 12
Views: 1154

Re: Slow going...

Thats 1.5 hours away not bad there is also some good machie shops in victorville thats about 30 mins from barstow
by 1964f100240
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Slow going...
Replies: 12
Views: 1154

Re: Slow going...

Where are you located in California I use a good machine shop in San bernardino ca he is top notch basham motorsports.
by 1964f100240
Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 3.50 bore 3.100 stroke?
Replies: 5
Views: 641

Re: 3.50 bore 3.100 stroke?

Thats what i was thinking of doing this weekend making a mock up bore.
by 1964f100240
Wed Dec 26, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 3.50 bore 3.100 stroke?
Replies: 5
Views: 641

Re: 3.50 bore 3.100 stroke?

Thanks for the info i talked to mellings last week they said they would call me back this week. I had to clearance a lot for my alum rod engine I thing for this engine i will stay with early 240 rods.
by 1964f100240
Tue Dec 25, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 3.50 bore 3.100 stroke?
Replies: 5
Views: 641

3.50 bore 3.100 stroke?

I no sounds funny the engine class i want to run has a max cubic inch of 184.9 the car is set up for a big six so changing to a different engine is just to much work and money i already run a 245ci and 276ci looking for help on what sleeves and any problems i might have with rod clearance thanks for...
by 1964f100240
Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: ZCustoms Dirt Track Racer Build - Ford 300
Replies: 47
Views: 7748

Re: ZCustoms Dirt Track Racer Build - Ford 300

How many guys have broken a cast crank in a 240-300?
by 1964f100240
Thu Aug 10, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Recommended carburetors for mild upgrade
Replies: 38
Views: 6016

Re: Recommended carburetors for mild upgrade

I really like the holley 1850 vac600cfm works great 300 with a cam and header i have the black spring i think in there now makes the sec open later.
by 1964f100240
Wed Jul 05, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Street 300 L6 Motor
Replies: 332
Views: 47196

Re: Street 300 L6 Motor

Not having any luck finding a 240 (68cc) head in the southern calif. area, so I need to ask the question. Can I mill the 76cc 300 head .060 - .070" to make it a 65-67cc head? Is .060-.070" a safe amount? I will still P&P the head & install 1.94/1.60 valves. i have a couple 240 hea...
by 1964f100240
Sat Apr 16, 2016 10:57 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new valve cover
Replies: 24
Views: 4989

Re: new valve cover

i built that for a friend for his rat rod just for looks turbo two 350cfm holleys.
by 1964f100240
Thu Apr 14, 2016 6:43 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Looking for BIG side draft carb
Replies: 30
Views: 4225

Re: Looking for BIG side draft carb

they made some big ones on early semi trucks a lot of the 40s and 50s large engines used side drafts stromberg made some.
by 1964f100240
Thu Apr 14, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new valve cover
Replies: 24
Views: 4989

Re: new valve cover

im sorry i havent had any time i started a new job and there working me in to the ground i will try to get some done this weekend thanks for the intrest guys
by 1964f100240
Mon Apr 11, 2016 7:17 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 1.7 roller rockers
Replies: 7
Views: 1539

Re: 1.7 roller rockers

pics would help.
by 1964f100240
Mon Apr 11, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Custom Intake
Replies: 8
Views: 2023

Re: Custom Intake

i have built a lot of differant intakes the offy c works best for the street on a mild engine the big gane building one the way you are talking about is you can keep heat away from the header look up french towns efi lower custom intake.
by 1964f100240
Sat Apr 09, 2016 6:43 pm
Forum: Fuel Injection - Mega Squirt
Topic: stinger pimp
Replies: 1
Views: 1508

stinger pimp

has anyone used one of these on a big 6 here its on the megasguirt web page looks pretty good im looking for a plug in play stand alone system what else is good thanks.
by 1964f100240
Sun Mar 27, 2016 11:42 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Ratrod???
Replies: 64
Views: 10475

Re: Ratrod???

your build is cool as heck keep up the good work i love it. :beer:
by 1964f100240
Fri Mar 25, 2016 5:40 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 89 ford--->78 pinto Drag Build Soooooo Cheap
Replies: 28
Views: 3658

Re: 89 ford--->78 pinto Drag Build Soooooo Cheap

the best part is when they come back to the pits and ask 50 questions and then you tell them its just junk parts that you put together.
by 1964f100240
Thu Mar 24, 2016 11:31 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 89 ford--->78 pinto Drag Build Soooooo Cheap
Replies: 28
Views: 3658

Re: 89 ford--->78 pinto Drag Build Soooooo Cheap

I have found the funnest racing is to go out a beat all the chevy v8 they get mad lol :lol: :beer:
by 1964f100240
Tue Mar 15, 2016 12:44 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 89 ford--->78 pinto Drag Build Soooooo Cheap
Replies: 28
Views: 3658

Re: 89 ford--->78 pinto Drag Build Soooooo Cheap

sounds good your on the right track 8.8 are good have fun and dont give up.
by 1964f100240
Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new valve cover
Replies: 24
Views: 4989

Re: new valve cover

Carloespo wrote:I am interested in a valve cover. How should I get ahold of you to figure out the particulars?




i havent finished one yet i should have some done bye next week
by 1964f100240
Tue Mar 08, 2016 2:44 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new valve cover
Replies: 24
Views: 4989

Re: new valve cover

i started making a couple valve covers im going to make three diffrent styles thought i would post a couple pics thanks. http://s1263.photobucket.com/user/billy1947ford/media/300%20cover.jpg.html?sort=3&o=0 :thumbup: Those look great! I'm interested in the price for a valve cover and side cover...
by 1964f100240
Sun Mar 06, 2016 1:09 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new valve cover
Replies: 24
Views: 4989

Re: new valve cover

i can change the side cover but not the valve cover. im not sure on a price yet its all about how fast i can make them thanks for the interest.
by 1964f100240
Sat Mar 05, 2016 7:51 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new valve cover
Replies: 24
Views: 4989

Re: new valve cover

they will clear bbf rockers im also making one like the ones ford made for a cleveland that have the gridle built in i made a front cover for my hilborn pump it has fins there just to much work to make im going to make a sheet medal welded valve cover too thanks bubba
by 1964f100240
Sat Mar 05, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new valve cover
Replies: 24
Views: 4989

new valve cover

i started making a couple valve covers im going to make three diffrent styles thought i would post a couple pics thanks.

http://s1263.photobucket.com/user/billy ... sort=3&o=0
by 1964f100240
Sat Mar 05, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: 300 turbo
Replies: 8
Views: 2405

Re: 300 turbo

1964f100240 - I built my megasquirt for under $500...but if I had to do it again I would buy the pre-assembled one. Its just not worth the time involved to solder all those parts onto the board and always have the thought in the back of your head of "Did I do all that right?" 1990inline6 ...
by 1964f100240
Thu Mar 03, 2016 11:32 am
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: 300 turbo
Replies: 8
Views: 2405

Re: 300 turbo

how much does a mega squirt cost? also will they build it for you i see a lot of guys doing there own thanks.
by 1964f100240
Thu Feb 25, 2016 9:31 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 3 deuce intake on 300 six
Replies: 19
Views: 4354

Re: 3 deuce intake on 300 six

on the out side carbs or the two you dont use just leave the linkage loose on the shaft it will just slide on the cross shaft.
by 1964f100240
Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:46 pm
Forum: Transmission & Drivetrain
Topic: 4 speed toploader questions
Replies: 6
Views: 1421

Re: 4 speed toploader questions

you should put the best clutch you can bigger isnt always better i dont really now about the 250 six but if you can get a 10'' clutch that will work great. i run a big six with a top loader small input close ratio 2300lb 10.5 tires i have the best luck with a 10'' ram 3 finger plate not very great f...
by 1964f100240
Wed Feb 17, 2016 11:50 am
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: need help
Replies: 3
Views: 1229

Re: need help

ill start looking for a novi 2000 or somthing like it. thanks.
by 1964f100240
Tue Feb 16, 2016 6:55 pm
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: need help
Replies: 3
Views: 1229

Re: need help

sorry the ratio is 4.4.1
by 1964f100240
Tue Feb 16, 2016 6:44 pm
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: need help
Replies: 3
Views: 1229

need help

im going to run a paxton sn60 on a 240 how do i figure out what pulleys to run i want 15lb at 6500rpm the paxton is 3.50.1 ratio thanks billy.
by 1964f100240
Mon Feb 15, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Offenhauser 360 and Hooker Header
Replies: 11
Views: 1569

Re: Offenhauser 360 and Hooker Header

i have pedals for a 67-72 f100 im not sure if there the same.
by 1964f100240
Sat Feb 13, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: Ford 240 inline six supercharge build.
Replies: 51
Views: 8315

Re: Ford 240 inline six supercharge build.

you want to test the limits get a procharger. i really like your setup i might build something like that for my new street pickup.
by 1964f100240
Fri Feb 12, 2016 11:35 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new pickup
Replies: 10
Views: 1970

Re: new pickup

i guess ill just buy some gears for the 8.8 it will be the best thanks guys.
by 1964f100240
Fri Feb 12, 2016 7:46 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new pickup
Replies: 10
Views: 1970

Re: new pickup

its a zf my friend changed it. it is mass air i guess im used to diesels and built big sixes. i guess i will live without the speedo i cant drive the speed limit anyways lol thanks for the info.
by 1964f100240
Fri Feb 12, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Questionable Machine Shop Work
Replies: 10
Views: 1705

Re: Questionable Machine Shop Work

karls machine in norco ca Call 951-268-4640. he does great work good prices he does my destroke cranks very nice guy.
by 1964f100240
Fri Feb 12, 2016 6:41 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: new pickup
Replies: 10
Views: 1970

new pickup

i just bought a 1995 f150 300 zf5 speed short bed i have never driven a stock big six the rear end is bad and geared way to high so i will change that 9'' 411 what else will get this thing out of its own way im going to tow my race car with it car and trailer ony weigh 3100lb i would like to leave t...
by 1964f100240
Wed Feb 10, 2016 11:36 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Ak Miller Turbo Setup
Replies: 15
Views: 9578

Re: Ak Miller Turbo Setup

greg you have chevy? ok i wont say to much i used to race one lol but it had a top loader.
by 1964f100240
Wed Feb 10, 2016 11:32 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Questionable Machine Shop Work
Replies: 10
Views: 1705

Re: Questionable Machine Shop Work

if your in california i will go to that shop with you lol that is bull$hit work like bubba said go back get money back your better work.
by 1964f100240
Sun Jan 31, 2016 12:59 pm
Forum: Turbo, Supercharger, and Nitrous
Topic: Draw through setup
Replies: 22
Views: 4132

Re: Draw through setup

i like that you going to need a tall hood scoop looks cool
by 1964f100240
Fri Jan 22, 2016 12:21 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: bubba need help
Replies: 3
Views: 853

Re: bubba need help

ill try that thanks
by 1964f100240
Thu Jan 21, 2016 10:52 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: bubba need help
Replies: 3
Views: 853

bubba need help

how do you post a video from your cell phone.
by 1964f100240
Wed Jan 20, 2016 11:20 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: aluminum side covers
Replies: 13
Views: 2935

Re: aluminum side covers

ls1 241 castings i never could get it to run right
by 1964f100240
Mon Jan 18, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: aluminum side covers
Replies: 13
Views: 2935

Re: aluminum side covers

im not really sure what your saying. i have one on a 240 with bbf link bars.