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Offline OzTambo

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The 455 is back together.... Pic's
« on: September 20, 2009, 02:33:31 AM »
well it is 11.21 PM on Saturday night ... The wife has started yelling so the compressor is off, the 300w halogens are cooling down and the torque wrentch is back in the box....

But .........

Have a look at the outcome....







Heads are back in....

Intake has been ported and powder coated...

New carb...

Valve covers ... tomorrow forgot I needed different gaskets..

Offline jphillips3333

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Re: The 455 is back together.... Pic's
« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2009, 10:23:58 AM »
Nice ... that 455 ought to produce some great low end torque.
John

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Offline Jolley_Man666

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Re: The 455 is back together.... Pic's
« Reply #2 on: September 20, 2009, 11:41:02 PM »
wow, it's not even completely together and it still looks intimidating.  You should win a few races with that
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Re: The 455 is back together.... Pic's
« Reply #3 on: September 22, 2009, 12:13:02 AM »
wow, it's not even completely together and it still looks intimidating.  You should win a few races with that

Thx.... I will update pic's later just waiting on some braided hoses...

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Re: The 455 is back together.... Pic's
« Reply #4 on: September 23, 2009, 12:58:53 PM »
Nice looking motor you got there Oz.
Conrad
79 Trans am 400 t400 3500 stall #12 heads holley 750 vac carb. Torker II intake 3:73:1 gears 12 bolt rear.