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    Default went out yesterday and something came apart

    was running dead lake yesterday afternoon took a sharp left and something came loose will post pics as soon as i get it torn down oh the fun the guy i bought it from short cut on the oilpan its a stock bbc truck pan it will have all the correct stuff after this

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    got it torn down # 3 piston shattered crank broken in half between 3&4 will post some great pics tonight after i get heads off its pretty amazing the damage 6000 rpm can produce......all i can do is laugh hope the cam & heads are ok

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    thats a huge bummer

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    Quote Originally Posted by ICEDITTER View Post
    got it torn down # 3 piston shattered crank broken in half between 3&4 will post some great pics tonight after i get heads off its pretty amazing the damage 6000 rpm can produce......all i can do is laugh hope the cam & heads are ok
    If a rod broke cam and block will probley be toast too! Hate to here the bad luck!


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    That sucks, however on the bright side time to upgrade

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    Rod is completely intact pistion is in oil pan called parts house looking for a 2 piece crankshaft roflmao found a 502 shortblock that needs rebuild 700.00 great starting point going to pick up sunday morning

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    Default Pics are up in my albums super sweet damage/

    Check out the cracked crank and no piston left has a huge crack in the cylinder wall too

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    so what do you think caused that carnage?
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    I believe the crankshaft snapped but cant prove it, curious will my heads bolt on a 502 block they are 73 oval ports got lots tied up in them

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    Wow i have a 3 piece crankshaft

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    Quote Originally Posted by ICEDITTER View Post
    Wow i have a 3 piece crankshaft
    got a 496 block and crank in south texas for ya pm if interested

    thats a bummer
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    Hell yeah call me 251-391-4362 im dennis

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    If you go bigger cubes I'd seriously consider getting a set of real cylinder heads for it. I know the aftermarket square ports might be out of range if you are on a budget however at the very least grab a set of 990's........
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