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by Inline Six
Wed Jan 06, 2016 11:41 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Magnetos
Replies: 11
Views: 1131

Magnetos

Hello friends, my subject today is about magnetos for the 240 - 300 Big Six engines. Researching ignition systems for these engines I've heard that magneto steals power of these ones, therefore I guess this is not the best setup to use compared to the traditional electronic ignition system with batt...
by Inline Six
Mon Jan 04, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 240-300 Big Six cast iron Cyl Heads
Replies: 4
Views: 929

Re: 240-300 Big Six cast iron Cyl Heads

Hello pmuller9, thank you very much for the links.

Thank you,
Inline Six
Brasil - S. America
by Inline Six
Fri Jan 01, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 240-300 Big Six cast iron Cyl Heads
Replies: 4
Views: 929

Re: 240-300 Big Six cast iron Cyl Heads

Ok bubba22349 thanks again for the help. Also, do you have an idea where I can find custom forged pístons, custom forged aluminum rods and a custom solid roller cam & kit to my application, a 300 Straight Six Drag Engine ? Can you help me out ? Thank you very much, Inline Six Brazil - S. America
by Inline Six
Thu Dec 31, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 240-300 Big Six cast iron Cyl Heads
Replies: 4
Views: 929

240-300 Big Six cast iron Cyl Heads

Hey Guys, here in Brazil the Ford Motor Company has launched the Ford Big Six 300 EFI engine and it was in the 1996 - 1997 years only, therefore here we do not know anything about the 240 Inline Big Six Ford engine nor about the 300 Inline Big Six Ford engine also, being both carbureted engines lik...
by Inline Six
Wed Dec 30, 2015 7:26 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.
Replies: 3
Views: 956

Re: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.

Hi Fellows,
Thanks bubba22349 and thanks Frenchtown Flyer as well, but how do I contact SIXGUN ? Just let me know on.

Thank you,
Inline Six
Brasil - S. America
by Inline Six
Tue Dec 29, 2015 1:09 pm
Forum: Maverick Roundup
Topic: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.
Replies: 11
Views: 2804

Re: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.

Hey bubba, thank you for your reply. Before to put this Topic in the Maverick Round Up Forum, exactly one month ago on November 29th, 2015 I had put the same Topic in the 240-300 Big Six Forum and what I' ve got so far are 274 views and 0 answers. It's unbelievable to happen in a specialized forum t...
by Inline Six
Mon Dec 28, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: Maverick Roundup
Topic: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.
Replies: 11
Views: 2804

Re: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.

Hey Fellows, but does anyone even know where the Clem Lachance Ford Maverick Straight Six Drag Car has ended up ? I can not believe it, as I guess Someone must know about that car ! Any input would be very much appreciated.

Thank you,
Inline Six
Brasil - s. America
by Inline Six
Sat Dec 05, 2015 6:01 pm
Forum: Maverick Roundup
Topic: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.
Replies: 11
Views: 2804

Re: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.

Thank you powerband for the information and for the videos as well. I was wrong about the date when Clem passed away so it was in December 2012 and not December 2013 as I mentioned before. If anyone else knows about the fate of this Maverick tell me because it will be very much appreciated. Thank yo...
by Inline Six
Fri Dec 04, 2015 8:08 pm
Forum: Maverick Roundup
Topic: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.
Replies: 11
Views: 2804

Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.

Well, I do not know if this is the right place to put this topic but as it is about a Ford 300 – Straight Six Drag engine I will ask you' ll a question as follows ..... Before I want to let you know that I am happy to return to this forum. The matter that brings me here is on the Maverick Super Stoc...
by Inline Six
Sun Nov 29, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.
Replies: 3
Views: 956

Super Stock Maverick 304 cu.in.

Well, I do not know if this is the right place to put this topic but as it is about a Ford 300 – Straight Six Drag engine I will ask you' ll a question as follows ..... Before I want to let you know that I am happy to return to this forum. The matter that brings me here is on the Maverick Super Stoc...
by Inline Six
Sat May 26, 2012 12:01 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Solid Roller Lifters
Replies: 17
Views: 2225

Solid Roller Lifters

Hello for y'all here, At this time I did get a custom ground roller camshaft for my 300 Ford and it came from Comp Cams. However Comp Cams told me that they do not make the roller lifters for this engine ! Does everyone know where can I find them ? Any input would be so much appreciated ! Thank you,...
by Inline Six
Tue Feb 17, 2009 4:27 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 300 Ford Drag Engine
Replies: 10
Views: 2816

300 Ford Drag Engine

CNC - Dude

Thanks for your reply. Just take a look at your email as I sent you an email direct to you.

Thank you,
Inline Six :)
Brasil - S. America
by Inline Six
Tue Feb 17, 2009 10:24 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 300 Ford Drag Engine
Replies: 10
Views: 2816

300 Ford Drag Engine

82F100, Hello buddy, sure I found that article talking about the Bruce Sizemore's engine recipe along with a black & white photo of his H/MP Maverick Drag Car and I'd like to thanks for your help, but I'm looking for the Sizemore H/MP Maverick Drag Engine Pictures, as I hope someone could still ...
by Inline Six
Tue Feb 17, 2009 9:19 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 300 Ford Drag Engine
Replies: 10
Views: 2816

300 Ford Drag Engine

Hello fellows,

Thanks for the replies but unfortunately neither are the 300 H/MP Maverick "PREPARATION H" Drag Engine from Bruce Sizemore, as I guess that's very hard to get it, but I hope that someone could still help me out on this matter.

Thank you,
Inline Six :(
Brasil - S. America
by Inline Six
Sun Feb 15, 2009 10:43 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 300 Ford Drag Engine
Replies: 10
Views: 2816

300 Ford Drag Engine

Hello y'all here, does anyone know where can I find some photos of the Bruce Sizemore 's H/MP Ford Maverick 300 Drag Engine ? If someone have them, please post them here, it would be very much appreciated !

Thank you,
Inline six
Brasil - S. America
by Inline Six
Fri Feb 22, 2008 9:47 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Where to find ?
Replies: 1
Views: 431

Where to find ?

Hello everyone, I don't know what to do anymore as I've tried to buy a RACE DAMPER for my 300 Drag Engine, but each and every manufacturer of it I've contacted, no one reply I've got from them, as I ask if you can give some directions on where to find it out ? Any input would be so much appreciated ...
by Inline Six
Sat Feb 16, 2008 9:43 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Pistons for the 300
Replies: 20
Views: 5335

Hi Fellows, Thanks for all replies but I was wondering and I think that using the Ford V8-352FE pistons are the way to go, as they should be milled nearly .030" off the top to get zero deck. I found 'em in SUMMIT RACING Web Site for U$ 242.00 a set of 8 pistons & pins, KEITH BLACK SILVOLITE pist...
by Inline Six
Thu Feb 14, 2008 4:18 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Pistons for the 300
Replies: 20
Views: 5335

Hi Frenchtown Flyer, Thanks for the help, but can you give me some directions on where I can find High performance Pistons to match a compression ratio of 11/1 to 12/1 running a 3.98" crank stroke and 6.21" std rods ? Get back to me as soon as you can! Thanks in advance, Inline Six :o :) :D Brasil -...
by Inline Six
Wed Feb 13, 2008 6:27 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Pistons for the 300
Replies: 20
Views: 5335

Pistons for the 300

Hi everyone, As I've started on to build up my engine, at this time I'm looking for a set of 6 pistons for my Street/Strip 300 engine, but I've heard there are two types of these pistons as follows : - Pistons with: 3.510" length, 1.577" CD and .975" pin dia. - Pistons with: 3.380" length, 1.780" CD...
by Inline Six
Tue Jul 24, 2007 9:58 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Hey FTF, let me know on...
Replies: 3
Views: 614

Hey FTF, Let me know on...

82F100, Hello my friend, thank you very much for the help, so I have browsed www.arnoldcylinderheads.com and sent him an e-mail asking for his advice to my head work inquiry but till now I've got no reply from him yet ! However I'd also like to hearing from FTF on this matter. Keep us inline, Inline...
by Inline Six
Mon Jul 23, 2007 1:21 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Hey FTF, let me know on...
Replies: 3
Views: 614

Hey FTF, let me know on...

Hey Frenchtown Flyer...

Just let me know on what machine shop or a skilful engine builder would you recommend to make a full head work on my 300 Drag Race Car Head ? Let me know your feelings !

Thanks in advance,

Inline Six :( :) :wink:
Brasil - S. America
by Inline Six
Fri Jul 13, 2007 10:50 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Magneto Set Up
Replies: 6
Views: 830

Magneto Set Up

Hello...

Thanks for the replies, as I really just decided on using this set up on my 300 Drag Motor, but I need to know on where I could buy a new one for my application ? Any input would be greatly appreciated !

Keep us inline, :) :D :wink:
Inline Six
Brasil - S/A
by Inline Six
Tue Jul 10, 2007 8:02 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Magneto Set Up
Replies: 6
Views: 830

Magneto Set Up

Hi fellows, I'm planning on using a Vertex Magneto or a similar one on my Ford 300 Drag Engine, but prior going on this direction I'd like to know on what are the pros and cons on using this set up for the inline engines ? Any help would be very much appreciated. Let me know about ! Thank you, Inlin...
by Inline Six
Sat May 12, 2007 9:29 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Clutch and Flywheel
Replies: 3
Views: 1147

Clutch and Flywheel

worken2much, Thanks for your reply! However I've browsed the summitracing.com web page searching for an aluminum flywheel for SBF external balance engines as per your recommendation, but I've found out the same one for SBF internal balance engines, then just let me know if both of these ones can be ...
by Inline Six
Tue May 08, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Clutch and Flywheel
Replies: 3
Views: 1147

Clutch and Flywheel

Hi guys, According to an article about a 300 Ford Maverick Drag Car, I read some recommendations about its clutch & flywheel set up, as follows : " These parts are most important because of 6-cylinder vibration problems. Use a SCHIEFER forged aluminum flywheel part #3040078; 11 inch, 2800-lb pre...
by Inline Six
Wed May 02, 2007 7:38 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 300 Head
Replies: 4
Views: 896

300 Head

Hello Harte3, Thank you very much for the help! At this time I have e-mailed to Stevem at http://www.motorworkengines.com but till now I've got no reply from him yet, however I do know that he will be answering me to as soon as possible. Thank you, :) :D 8) Inline Six Brasil - S. America
by Inline Six
Tue May 01, 2007 5:49 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 300 Head
Replies: 4
Views: 896

300 Head

Hi fellows, Does anyone know where to find out there on the USA a competent expert engine builder which it is able to make a full head work in my 300 head ? Bear in mind that I'm talking about a Drag Race Engine that I've got started building it right now ! Any input would be very appreciated ! Than...
by Inline Six
Sun Feb 25, 2007 10:18 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Inline Big Six Pic's
Replies: 9
Views: 3022

Triple Weber IDA Intake Manifold

StrangeRanger

Hello, I'd like to thanks for the great help ! I called Larry at Clifford Performance and I asked him about that manifold as he told me he has that one available ready to ship at this time !

Thank you,
Inline Six :( :) :D
by Inline Six
Fri Nov 17, 2006 3:28 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 240 - 300 Engine Block
Replies: 1
Views: 461

240 - 300 Engine Block

Hello...

From reading some posts placed here, I've seen that both 240 and 300 big six engines, they have the same Block Deck Height, but I'd like to know what's their right block deck height for true ? just let me know on this matter !

Thank you,
inline Six :? :oops: :)
Brasil - S/A
by Inline Six
Fri Nov 10, 2006 11:21 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 300 Six 425 HP
Replies: 15
Views: 4167

Re: 300 Six 425 HP

Hi guys I am new to your forum. I am interested in building a natuarally asperated 300 six that will make approx 425 HP. Can some one advise me if this is attainable using readily available parts. Will I need N0S? The engine is being built for a 1965 Mustang, we are using a Ricchmound 5 speed trann...
by Inline Six
Thu Nov 02, 2006 4:09 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: A question to Frenchtown Flyer...
Replies: 1
Views: 543

A question to Frenchtown Flyer...

Dear Frenchman, Some time ago I asked you about those engine pic's posted by you here, but now I'd like to know if you still have that old Clifford intake manifold to use three down draft weber IDA carbs on a big six 240-300 motor ? If so, let me know if you're still using that ? If no more use for ...
by Inline Six
Thu Oct 26, 2006 6:26 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: 240 Con Rods
Replies: 4
Views: 1739

240 Con Rods

Hello y'all, Does anyone know where I can find out a set of 6 - 240 connecting rods ? It may be new or used ones ! I'd also like to know the true 240 con rod length and pin diameter ! Does anyone know if there is someone which makes blueprinted steel 240 rods for a Drag Race application ? Forged alu...
by Inline Six
Sat Sep 30, 2006 6:59 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Fast Big Six 300 Ford ?
Replies: 22
Views: 4556

300 Maverick

82F100 wrote:Bigblocksix.com/whittey/buildup_article try this addy 8)


82F100,
Hello my friend, thank you for that article :) :D 8)
Really Bruce Sizemore's H/MP Maverick was an awesome set up !

Inline Six
Brasil - S.America
by Inline Six
Tue Sep 26, 2006 6:41 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Fast Big Six 300 Ford ?
Replies: 22
Views: 4556

Fast Big Six 300 Ford ?

Hi fellows... Just took a look at Racing Section of the Inliners International Web Sight and I found out as follows...... :shock: :o Gary Isbell's Fast Ford The car is a Ford Maverick, running a 300 cu. in. Ford six, modified to run in H/Modified Production class. Gary Isbell, #4652, Fort Payne AL [...
by Inline Six
Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:30 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Ignition Upgrade
Replies: 17
Views: 3765

Ignition Upgrade

Hi guys... First off I'd like to thanks for the info posted here. Some time ago I've seen in the Inliners International Web Site Classified adds that someone was offering a Vetex Magneto for the Ford big six 240-300 engines ! Does anyone know if Taylor Vertex still makes magnetos for these engines ?...
by Inline Six
Tue Sep 19, 2006 8:06 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Inline Big Six Pic's
Replies: 9
Views: 3022

Weber Induction system

who makes that triple weber down draught manifold? I know clifford does a side draught but that down draught unit is sweet looking! Hello manicmechanicjoe, That old triple weber down draught manifold was made by CLIFFORD RESEARCH long time ago, but now I guess they do not make that anymore. However...
by Inline Six
Mon Sep 18, 2006 11:00 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Ignition Upgrade
Replies: 17
Views: 3765

Ignition Upgrade

Hello inliners, I was wondering on makeing some improvements in the ignition system of my big 300 engine, but I do not know what's the best one I could use on my engine ? I've seen several manufacturers advertising their products for V8 engines but nothing for the inline six 240-300 motors, therefor...
by Inline Six
Mon Sep 18, 2006 5:58 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Inline Big Six Pic's
Replies: 9
Views: 3022

Big Six Pic's

XCTASY, Hi xctasy, thanks for your help! However at this time I will be waiting for Frenchtown Flyer let me know all the tech spec's about that Drag Engine which ran three 48-IDA Weber System ! I hope to get his answer sooner ! Somehow, your photos were a great help for me ! Thank you, Inline Six :(...
by Inline Six
Sun Sep 17, 2006 8:50 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Inline Big Six Pic's
Replies: 9
Views: 3022

Inline Big Six Pic's

Hi Big-Six Lovers... Some time ago I've seen here some big six engine photos posted by a guy called Frenchtown Flyer ( Greg Koesel ), but one of those ones did get my attention cause that engine was running three Weber 48- IDA Downdraft Carburetors and I remember it was using a Clifford valve cover ...
by Inline Six
Wed Sep 13, 2006 11:06 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Roller Stuff
Replies: 17
Views: 1466

Roller Stuff

FLAT4VW, If you might be able to dig up some old emails with more information about this set up, make sure it will be very appreciated cause I'm very interested on this matter! Get back your reply and let me know about ! Somehow I'd like to thanks for your interest in help me out ! Thank you, Inline...
by Inline Six
Tue Sep 12, 2006 10:29 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Roller Stuff
Replies: 17
Views: 1466

Roller Stuff

Hello y'all Just let me know where I can find out steel billet roller cams & a matched component kits for my 300 Inline six motor ? I've had searching on these parts but till now I did not get anything ! Any input would be very appreciated ! Thank you, Inline Six :( :? 8) Brasil - S. America