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Old 01-19-2004, 16:21   #1 (permalink)
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Hey Guys,

I'm looking for a extremly high torque motor, to suit a 5 tonne truck. And I know that generly the longer stroke the better. but the clevo has a really short stroke so i was wondering if a 351 stroker would be good, and if so what dollars are we talking and how much power...

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just get a big block
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You mean, u want it to be a 351? say up from a 302? Or a 351, stroked to........
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Re: A 351 Stroker????

Stroke a 351 Clevo to 406ci. Although a 460 would do the same job.

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Re: A 351 Stroker????

or maybe just get a rebuilt 400- they have 4" stroke, and are relatively cheap as they werent built as a 'hi performance' motor- the 4" stroke will build a ton of lowend torque even in stock form...as long as you dont intend on racing the truck : )
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Re: A 351 Stroker????

a quick search found this link:
http://www.off-road.com/ford/flashback/400_power.html

should be interesting to you as it mentions using Aussy heads- you could probably order a short block and reuse your topend parts- give it a look
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I hope you own an oil well - there is a pretty good reason that most trucks these days are runnning Diesel engines - mountains of torque at low engine speeds and far better fuel economy. Ford do a few good motors - check out the latest F-Series for their Powerstroke Diesel's.
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Diesels have become far cheaper in the last decade or so.
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460 ford can be stroked to 557 but a 533 side loads pistons less dont try stroking 351c there a lot of hoops to jump through to make it last!
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What about a 351 Windsor stroked to 416 - there is one for sale in these forums for 6K...
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