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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Nov 17th, 10, 8:32 AM Thread Starter
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General Kinetics cam specs?

I recently aquired a 454 that had been rebuilt some years ago but never fired, the cam is new but I have no specs on it. It has the General Kinetics logo and part# C2H270HT, was hoping maybe someone might have and old sheet on this grind or some other info that might help........... Thanks guys

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Nov 17th, 10, 10:36 AM
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Re: General Kinetics cam specs?

i found this...

General Kinetics cams= C.=Chevrolet
M= Mechanical
H= Hydraulic
1= Small block
2= Big block
270= Advertised Intake duration with 1.5 rocker
a-z letter suffix= modification of original design. More exh dur., changed centerline, changed exh
pattern, etc. EXCEPT the "R" series of "Redline" cams. These were the "White box" mass
street cams that you can still buy under a dozen different brand names.

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Re: General Kinetics cam specs?

There was a William Tyler Jenkins in Malvern PA that liked G/K cams.
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