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what CAM to run

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by AnthonyG, Mar 14, 2003.

  1. AnthonyG

    AnthonyG 1/2 ton status

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    my truck has a flat cam (stupid napa crate motor(but thats another post))I need some ideas for a new one I want low end and lotts of tork out of it any ideas? I also need to know the best place to get it
     
  2. Thunder

    Thunder 3/4 ton status

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    If you are looking for low end check out the Extreme 4 x 4 performance from Comp Cams.


    Comp CCA-12-231-2 $96.95

    Specifications:
    * Advertised duration: 250 intake/258 exhaust
    * Duration at .050 in. cam lift: 206 intake/214 exhaust
    * Gross valve lift: .432 in. intake/.453 in. exhaust
    * Lobe separation: 111 degrees
    * RPM range: 600-4,600
    * Very strong torque, smooth idle, excellent mileage
    That ought to give you what you are loking for.
    summitracing.com Sells them.
    Be sure to replace your lifters with new ones also!
     
  3. 84_Chevy_K10

    84_Chevy_K10 Banned

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    That's the cam I have in my K10 right now. I'd honestly go one step bigger for a little more midrange. Also consider the Xtreme 262 Comp as well.
     

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