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cheebah cheebah
New User | Posts: 24 | Joined: 02/11
Posted: 10/12/12
04:57 PM

What's up fellas,

I have posted a few questions here dating back two years to when I first picked up my 350 block. Members of this forum assisted me in parts choice and troubleshooting. Also it was you guys who convinced me to build a 383. Well I am absolutely elated to report that today I started it for the first time! Her home is a 79 monte carlo. We spent 5 days working from dawn to dusk doing the swap and several days troubleshooting. Now she fires up like she can't wait to get out of the gate. She sounds AMAZING and I owe all of those who advised me along the way a huge THANK YOU!

Build for the curious:
-Scat rotating assembly
-19cc dishes
-dart 64cc heads
-Lunati voodoo 268 hydraulic flat tappet
-Edelbrock performer intake+carb (750cfm)
-HEI streetfire distro
-Hooker competition headers

Many thanks!
-Doug  

68scott385 68scott385
Guru | Posts: 1990 | Joined: 10/09
Posted: 10/12/12
08:45 PM

congratulations

now go destroy some tires Grin  
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pepsi1 pepsi1
Guru | Posts: 1718 | Joined: 09/11
Posted: 10/12/12
10:56 PM

Thanks Doug.

It's nice to here that. Just the other day I talked about that very same subject. Thanks again, Bob  

76Skylark 76Skylark
Guru | Posts: 854 | Joined: 12/11
Posted: 10/13/12
07:12 AM

Best of Luck. Bob is right we don't get a lot of response to the Finished Products, just the Misery of misinformation during the build. Enjoy your Toy.  

Dave632 Dave632
Addict | Posts: 2224 | Joined: 07/08
Posted: 10/13/12
08:24 PM

Good luck, hope you have the drive train to go with it.  
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redneckjoe69 redneckjoe69
Addict | Posts: 2337 | Joined: 03/10
Posted: 10/14/12
05:51 AM

congrats! Cool     put some pics up when you get time.  

cheebah cheebah
New User | Posts: 24 | Joined: 02/11
Posted: 10/16/12
02:26 PM

Thanks guys. Been driving her for a few days now. She's running really well! Might post a slideshow sometime. We had a blast putting this thing together, got some real humorous pictures.  

skyeking skyeking
Addict | Posts: 2738 | Joined: 08/09
Posted: 10/16/12
04:15 PM

Enjoy the Moment...Noel in Australia..  
skyeking