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post #61 of 64 Old 01-26-2013, 12:15 AM Thread Starter
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So here's the latest gents. I called the machinist, he apologized and ordered my new bearings. I picked them up today, installed them and it turns like a champ. The clearances were within .0019 and .0022 so I swapped them around a little and now I'm at .0021 to .023 which is exactly what I was looking for. Everything's torqued and now on to the valves, heads etc. Thanks again for all your help guys

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post #62 of 64 Old 01-26-2013, 01:46 AM
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Nice job figuring things out for yourself, dude. You were a breath away from a spun bearing. I wouldn't want to be that close!


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post #63 of 64 Old 01-26-2013, 02:04 AM Thread Starter
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thanks for all the help Shawn and the rest of u guys. I'll post pics when I'm done with the build.
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post #64 of 64 Old 03-07-2016, 11:04 AM
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sounds like you got lube on the underside of the berings that needs to be dry
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