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Old 06-25-2017, 06:48 AM
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The very next rat I build will have a Poly 318 in it, [a '34 Dodge Brothers truck]. Some of the hurdles in front of you using a Poly are, a slightly unique belhousing before 1962, not much aftermarket help, and all of the GM guys whining because you don't want to use a small block Chev. I can help you over those hurdles. One, yes you will have a different belhousing but you already have one on this motor, and a transmission, so you're laughing; two, for aftermarket supplies look up PolySuperPac and find headers, shiny valve covers, camshafts and good stories; and three, I vote for you keeping the GM guys whining a little longer.
I have been saving pre-1962 Chrysler V-8 belhousings so I can outfit an early Hemi or an early Poly. Here is my six-pack intake for a Poly with Stromberg WW's, [the red intake]. Coolness can just bubble off a Poly.
Thanks MM, but the guy just wants too much for it. All his stuff is coming up in an auction next June, I might just go then and buy it for what it's worth.
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Old 07-01-2017, 08:02 PM
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Super cool stuff Mac. That 34 DB is amazing.
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Old 07-02-2017, 11:32 AM
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Those are cool looking motors. I've been to a lot of car shows and think I've only seen 3 or 4 over the years and most people don't have a clue what they are! Nice motor if you can pick one up cheap and are looking for something really different!

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