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NOS Performance Heads on Ebay

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  • Engine: NOS Performance Heads on Ebay

    No valves or springs installed so apparently bare heads.
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/NOS-STUDEBAK...item5d4ebea71f
    Start and Stage Your Studebakers

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    These are the 232 heads with the small valves.
    Si sell the same heads for $95.00 each
    http://www.parts123.com/parts123/yb....ort~1~cadffdea
    Robert Kapteyn

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    • #3
      This is interesting, they are definitely 232 Heads, one was Cast 6/26/1951, but those do look like Larger Intake Valve Seats, I can't tell from a Pic about the Exhaust Valve Seats however.

      If Stu-V actually had anything to do with them they COULD be Ported and enlarged a bit. But why spend money on 232's when you could get almost Free, much better 259/289 ones.

      Of course his asking IS crazy, but he will own these a while for sure!
      Last edited by StudeRich; 01-08-2015, 08:44 PM.
      StudeRich
      Second Generation Stude Driver,
      Proud '54 Starliner Owner

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      • #4
        Yes, what would have been professionally ported high performance heads in 1954 were just doorstops in 1955. Nothing which can be done to '51-54 heads will make them perform better than '55-64 heads.

        The asking price is about what one would expect to pay for professionally ported R1 heads opened for R3 valves and with hard exhaust seats.
        PackardV8

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        • #5
          He says ported and polished yet there are no pictures showing the ports.

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