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400 Build ?

I have already built a forged bottom end,aluminum head, victor Jr,750 double pumper with 11.2 to 1 c/r 383 that dyno'd out 525 hp at 6200 rpm and 540 ft,lb tq at 4000 rpm, it has 1 and 3/4 dough coated headers on it and The thing will haul. My ? is,I have a standard bore 509,,010-020 400 block that is realy sound and I was wandering what kind of hp and tq would I get with a standard bore 400 with say the forged bottom end ,aluminum heads,Victor Jr Intake MSD Ready to run Dist,750 Double Pumper A good cam And a Good set of 1and 3/4 '' headers would it be comparitable to the 383 Any info would help Thanks Camaro BOB
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Mar 23rd, 08, 03:59 AM
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Re: 400 Build ?

youll get more out of the 400 block
you should see 600hp easily
get the longer rods though if you do build it youll have a stump puller for sure.
also get the block sonic tested aswell.
Im almost finished installing my 406.
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Cubic inches = HP & TQ

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it has 1 and 3/4 dough coated headers on it
Are these the new Pillsbury ones?
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Are these the new Pillsbury ones?

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