Cover image for Chevy big block cylinder heads and valvetrain.
Chevy big block cylinder heads and valvetrain.
Publication Information:
North Branch, MN : CarTech : Published and distributed under license from Peterson Pub. Co. : Book trade distribution by Voyageur Press, [1999]

Physical Description:
124 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
General Note:
At head of title: The best of Hot Rod magazine.

"Part no. CT931"--P. 4 of cover.

"With bonus pages from Car craft magazine"--Cover.

Collection of articles reprinted from Hot Rod magazine
Added Uniform Title:
Hot rod magazine.

Car craft.
Format :


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TL215.C5 C48 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize

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Table of Contents

Camaraderiep. 4
High Cp. 8
A Job for Valvesp. 10
Valve Lash Adjustmentp. 14
Solving the Parallel Port Puzzlep. 16
Valve Trainingp. 20
Deep Breathing Exercisesp. 22
Backyard Blueprinting - Valve Grinding and Guidesp. 24
Backyard Blueprinting - Valve Adjustments Made Simplep. 25
Backyard Blueprinting - Valvetrain Evaluationp. 26
Backyard Blueprinting - Valve Seals and Springsp. 27
Cams, Valves and Valve Gearp. 28
D-Lightful!p. 32
Mondello's Porting Supermarketp. 34
The Chevy Gets Aheadp. 36
Casting Callp. 38
Talking Headsp. 42
Valvetrain Basicsp. 44
Ports of Haulp. 48
Hemi Heads for the Rat Motorp. 50
Cylinder Head Swapping: General Motorsp. 52
Angle Milling Cylinder Headsp. 56
Rat's Head Soupp. 58
Warning: Danger Ahead! - the Perils of Head Millingp. 62
Head Milling Metal Removing Chartp. 64
Lash'em Downp. 65
Valve Trainingp. 67
Head Turnersp. 70
Cylinder Head Preparationp. 73
Thunder Ratp. 76
Heads Up!p. 79
Prime Cutsp. 82
New Power for the 'Rat' Chevyp. 85
Better Breathingp. 86
Why Valves Floatp. 89
D-Ports for Powerp. 91
Any Port in A Stormp. 93
Hot Rats!p. 98
Muscle Makersp. 101
Room at the Topp. 104
Lashing Outp. 108
How to Install A Valvetrain Stabilizerp. 111
Big Block Chevrolet: 650Hpp. 112
Lingenfelter's Computer-Ported Cylinder Head Packagesp. 115
Bronze Valve Guidesp. 120
Heads Up - 16-Valve Pushrod Heads for Chevy V8sp. 121
Is Your Lash on Straight?p. 123
California Madnessp. 124