h or i beam

Discussion in '94-95 5.0 - Specific' started by 98-5.0, Jun 15, 2007.

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    should i use the i beams i have from another motor or should i go for h beams for my 357 turbo motor....thats all i need to throw the motor together....
     
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    I have H. Supposed to be much stronger.
     
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    Whose H-beams or I-beams? How much power are you going to make? We need details in order to make an informed decision.
     
  4. ask a rod manufacturer.
     
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    im lookin for 550 to the wheels with forced induction (turbos)so around 6 at the crank....
     
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    You can do forged H-beams (e.g. Eagle) or billet I-beams. (e.g. Oliver)

    Either will work fine.

    Are you using a stock block?
     
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    yes i am goin with a e4 stock truck block thats been checked over and machine up perfect....