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How much does a 454 weigh? Have to Ship!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Batmanjr, Mar 18, 2003.

  1. Batmanjr

    Batmanjr 1/2 ton status

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    Title says it all! Thanks a bunch!
     
  2. GMCLegacy

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    think i remember a complete carbed one is around 550 or 650lbs.
    i read it once somewhere but just can't remember where.

    i remember it was about 100lbs more than a small block, if you know what a SB is.

    dave
     
  4. GMCLegacy

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    ummm, so yeah, ive been messing with a sm465 all day attempting to get the top cover on and read your 454 as a 465. sorry, i would imagine it weighs more than 175lbs.
     
  5. Batmanjr

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    No problem, I completely understand!
     
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    Complete BBC carb to pan is close to 685 LBS.
     
  7. Batmanjr

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    Thanks everyone! I was figuring about 700, I really apreciate the answers!
     
  8. fortcollinsram

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    700 or so with all cast iron (heads, intake, water pump) Aluminum heads shave about 90# total, alum. intake saves about 35 or so, aluminum water saves about 10...
     
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    Don't forget to add about another 50 LBs for the pallet.

    John
     

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