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    Can some one run me threw it? It is a 600 Chevy with a Hyd cam. Is there a write up on it? Any one know what spec to set them at?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skydog View Post
    Can some one run me threw it? It is a 600 Chevy with a Hyd cam. Is there a write up on it? Any one know what spec to set them at?

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    I am guessing hyd roller?
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    Quote Originally Posted by 71hallett View Post
    I am guessing hyd roller?
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    Quote Originally Posted by gn7 View Post

    Thank you sounds easy! The Only part i dont like is running the motor to make sure lifters are pumped all the way up. How long before they leak down? So how fast do you have to move when making adj? So on a boat motor i am thinking 1/8" of a turn down then bottom the jam nut down to hold her. How tight on the jam nut?

    THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!! P.S. Looks like i have to wait till spring to do this so i can run her.

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    Last thing when i am in there i want to check the springs, what is a good Valve Spring Tester tool? Needs to clear the big tube headers that come up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skydog View Post
    Can some one run me threw it? It is a 600 Chevy with a Hyd cam. Is there a write up on it? Any one know what spec to set them at?

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    Did you change cams! Or pull the heads?

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    No did nothing motor has about 50Hours on it and never checked.

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    How much boost ya running with that 10-71 and at what percent overdrive? Just curious.

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    Not sure on pullys have to look but about 8-10 PSI

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    Thank you got one on the way!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skydog View Post
    Last thing when i am in there i want to check the springs, what is a good Valve Spring Tester tool? Needs to clear the big tube headers that come up.

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