I,m currently building a 1498cc pre-crossflow ford engine for my HRSR Anglia.
Its based on a 1300 711M crossflow block,Farndon steel crank and con-rods and JE pistons.
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The cylinder head is a special downdraught casting which i am currently porting and machining to fit colsibro valve guides and narrow stem valves.
I have also machined inlet manifolds from bare castings,for the twin weber IDF carbs.
Completed cylinder head
JE slipper pistons and Farndon rods
Timing the gear driven camshaft
Crank and rods installed complete with steel main bearing caps.
Topend assembled. Rollerrockers and tube pushrods.
Completed engine ready for dyno session
Dyno session went well.
162 BHP @ 8000 rpm
120 ftlb torque @ 6000 rpm