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Ok so I finally have my new burrs and am ready to clean up the thread porting the previous owner did to these edelbrock performer 1200 heads my question is while I’m fixing these is there anybody who has done successful porting to these and can give me pointers I know these aren’t the best heads from factory any help would be greatly appreciated! Btw how do I post pics ?
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Go to the Forum FAQ on the first page. There are few threads that explain posting pics.
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Go to the Forum FAQ on the first page. There are few threads that explain posting pics.
It looks like I have to have an account like photobucket or something right ?
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Be carefull porting the intakes. With the gasket marks you can see there is lots of meat left, but slope it to make a nice floor instead of just hogging it out.
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