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Old 10-18-2004, 03:00   #1 (permalink)
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has anyone got any opinions on probe pistons, i was told i was getting je pistons in my stroker kit but ended up with these probe things, i have never even heard of these pistons. what do you mob think????
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Old 10-18-2004, 04:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: piston opinions

Probe pistons are made by Ross. If you look under the piston you will see a small machined section about 1/2 " X 1/4". This is where Ross put their brandname and Probe machine it off.
Probe are a good brand, but I'm biased because I own a set!
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Old 10-18-2004, 09:25   #3 (permalink)
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Probe is a good forged piston.

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Old 10-18-2004, 16:35   #4 (permalink)
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What sort of stroker kit did you get? And who did you get it from? (still toying with the idea myself)
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Old 10-18-2004, 19:33   #5 (permalink)
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i got a scat 557 kit from rocket ind. partnumber sc1-95105-1 comes with scat h beam rods 6.700 scat crank 4.500 and "probe" pistons. (it was ment to have je pistons)
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i got a scat 557 kit from rocket ind. partnumber sc1-95105-1 comes with scat h beam rods 6.700 scat crank 4.500 and "probe" pistons. (it was ment to have je pistons)
How much did the kit cost you ? and do you have to do any machineing to put the 557 stroker kit in?
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Old 10-19-2004, 04:31   #7 (permalink)
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bout $2800 gotta get the block bored 30 thou and maybe the block decked thats it that i know of
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Old 10-22-2004, 03:31   #8 (permalink)
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They are a very good piston and lasted very well in harsh testing while being run lean and having the arse thrashed of them.
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