How much lift does a stock 350 cam have?

How much lift does a stock 350 cam have?

The 350hp/350 cam had . 450/. 460 lift. (GM has a newer version of this cam with less intake duration for use in 9.0 -9.5:1 compression engines.)

How much horsepower can you get out of a Vortec 350?

The 1996-2000 350ci Vortec 5700 engines enjoy lots of aftermarket support to help improve the 255 hp and 330 lb-ft of torque they’re rated for at the crank. An engine swap can be quite costly, so putting even a quarter of those funds into your Vortec 350 engine could get you where you want to be.

Whats considered a mild cam?

An RV or towing camshaft, which is considered a mild performance or an economy cam, will often have a narrower LSA, between 112 and 114 degrees. Hot street camshafts usually have 110- to 112-degree LSA, while high performance and racing camshafts will often run between 105 and 108 degrees.

What lift is a Mutha Thumpr cam?

Thumpr K-Kit

Thumpr Mutha’ Thumpr
Valve Lift w/ 1.5 Rocker (INT/EXH) .479″/.465″ .489″/.476″
Lobe Separation Angle 107 107
CL-Kit CL12-600-4 CL12-601-4
GK Kit GK12-600-4 GK12-601-4

How much HP does a stage 4 cam add?

How much horsepower does a Stage 4 cam add? The Stage 4 upgrade boasts a lower rpm torque yet still offers peak power. With the correct model, you can achieve 460+whp, providing you invest in a good set of cylinder heads.

How much horsepower does a Thumpr cam add?

The Thumpr made the highest peak torque, the highest average torque, the highest overall average power, the best average numbers between 2,500 and 4,500 rpm, and the best numbers from 4,500 to 6,500 rpm. It made 396 hp at 5,900 and 418 lb-ft at 4,200 with the Vortec heads.

How much HP can a 5.7 Vortec hold?

The Chevy 5.7L Vortec engine was paired with a General Motors electronic four-speed automatic transmission (4L60E). It is rated at 255 horsepower at 4600 rpm and 330 foot-pounds (lb-ft) of torque at 2800 rpm.

How much HP gain with Vortec heads?

Most of these small block Chevy heads offer a power increase of around 40 hp, and even the iron Vortec heads were worth 20 hp over stock. The two best small block Chevy heads in terms of peak horsepower were worth more than 60 hp.

What is considered a mild cam?

In general, a stock replacement camshaft with duration of less than 200 degrees will have a lobe separation angle of more than 114 degrees. An RV or towing camshaft, which is considered a mild performance or an economy cam, will often have a narrower LSA, between 112 and 114 degrees.

What makes a cam choppy?

Registered. LSA (lobe separation angle) determines the choppiness, it has to do with the overlap of when both valves are open, as in when the exhaust valve is closing and the intake valve is opening to pull fresh fuel in on the intake stroke after pushing out the burnt fuel. Most GM cams come on a 112, 114 or 116 LSA.

What is considered an aggressive cam?

What is an Aggressive Cam? Most people look at a large or a fat cam lobe and automatically assume it is aggressive. They might also say that it has an ‘aggressive ramp’. The reality is that you cannot visually see if a cam is ‘aggressive’ or not.

How much horsepower does a Thumpr Cam add?

Who makes Mutha Thumpr cams?

Technical Details

Manufacturer ‎COMP Cams
Item Weight ‎8.87 pounds
Product Dimensions ‎24.1 x 2.9 x 2.6 inches
Country of Origin ‎USA
Item model number ‎12-601-4

How much HP does a Stage 3 cam add?

How much horsepower does a Stage 3 cam add? Stage 3 will have up to 40% more power than the original.

Do thumper cams make good power?

For folks looking for a hot performing camshaft that delivers great performance and wild camshaft idle, the Thumpr Cams could be the right call. COMP Cams flat tappet Thumpr Cams offer the same great sound and power as their hydraulic roller camshaft cousins in an easy-to-fit flat tappet style.

What company makes the best camshafts?

According to our BrandZoom™ Camshafts report, based on surveys of automotive enthusiasts who have shopped for or purchased a cam, the top 3 camshaft brands that are most trusted are COMP Cams, Crower and Edelbrock (in alphabetical order). Each of these three had a 90% or higher positive perception.