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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Dec 18th, 00, 11:24 AM Thread Starter
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Anyone know where to get BB head bolts with the correct head size? I have a 1969 427/425 that has ARP head bolts with a ˝ socket head size that I want to replace with original head bolts. The parts guy at my local Chevy dealer said the only ones he can get have a 9/16 head. I think the originals were 5/8 or 11/16. I tried a few places but they all said they couldn’t get the larger head originals.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Dec 18th, 00, 1:26 PM
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try an industrial distributor, socket head cap screws have two standards, they should be able to help you. hope this helps.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old Dec 18th, 00, 1:31 PM
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I purchased mine thru our sponsor - Ground Up - page 35 in their catalog, they were exact to my originals.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Dec 18th, 00, 3:38 PM
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Joe, try Paragon in MI.
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