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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Aug 7th, 01, 09:24 AM Thread Starter
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i need help picking pistons
The block is a lm1 and bored at .30 over and I have the crank, 5.7 rods and a HE compcam 268.stock 76cc head, stock intake, stock carb,with headers this is a low cost set up and need pistons to get me the highest compesson 9.5/1and up.
any help is always nice thanks for your 2 cent.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Aug 7th, 01, 09:40 AM
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You can go to the previous page from there for more 5.7" pistons. I was looking at the 6" rod pistons.

This is just one manufacturer. Just figure out the kind you need and any manufacturer (JE, SRP, etc..) should have a listing similar to this. Just look for 5.7" 383 pistons.

Have fun.

Edit: Just read you are going low-cost. These KB pistons are a good choice a set isn't horribly expensive and I hear good things from lots of people. You can choose the Compression you need from the list.

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Good refrence Ren...

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