High-Performance Chevy Small-Block Cams and Valvetrains

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The photos in this edition are black and white. Graham Hansen, author of the best-selling SA Design title How To Build Big-Inch Chevy Small Blocks, takes the mystery out of camshaft and valvetrain function, selection, and design. He covers camshaft basics, including a thorough explanation of how a cam operates in conjunction with the rest of the engine and valvetrain. He discusses technical terms like overlap, lobe centerline, duration, lift, and cam profiling. Comparisons between roller and flat-tappet cams are addressed and analyzed. This book covers rocker arms, lifters, valves, valvesprings, retainers, guideplates, pushrods, and cam drives, as well as detailed information on how to degree a cam and choose the proper cam for your application. Finally, matching cams to cylinder heads, analyzing port flow, and proving it all through dyno tests round out this informative volume.

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  • : Graham Hansen
  • : Cartech Inc
  • : 9781613250563
  • : Engels
  • : Paperback
  • : 148
  • : september 2005
  • : 394
  • : 280 x 219 x 8 mm.
  • : Voertuigonderhoud en handleidingen; Zelf aandrijvende vaardigheden (automonteur)