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F engine weight

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by isozelmonic, Sep 17, 2003.

  1. isozelmonic

    isozelmonic

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    Doe anybody have a good approximation on how much the f engine weighs?

    Thank you
     
  2. CruisinGA

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    Don't know for sure I've heard ~700 ???
     
  3. hammerhead

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    [quote author=CruisinGA link=board=1;threadid=5378;start=msg42299#msg42299 date=1063844139]
    Don't know for sure I've heard ~700 ???
    [/quote]...TONS
     
  4. Nadeau71

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    I'm sure it's 200-250 heavier than a chevy 350. I'd say 600-700 .
     
  5. bad_religion_au

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    enough to stop your boat floating away is all i know :)
     
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    30kg lighter than a 350 which iS 550lb with cast ex and inlet manifolds, from my deep dark memoery bank.....

    So long ago my memory was in DOS to recall that I think...... hence the kg vs lb weights, my conversion wont do DOS.... :p
     
  7. hammerhead

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    SBC is 200 lbs lighter than 2F. That is installed total vehicle weight difference.
     
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    Its funny to see peoples reactions when they find out a cruiser I-6 weighs 200 pounds more than the engine in a Suburban. :D
     
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    weighs 200 pounds more, runs for30 years longer. i love my I6
     
  10. hammerhead

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    My 74 40 runs a 74 SBC. The I-6 puked it's guts. The chev I took my V8 from rusted to death but could still pull your house off the foundation.
     
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    [quote author=hammerhead link=board=1;threadid=5378;start=msg44024#msg44024 date=1064296965]
    My 74 40 runs a 74 SBC. The I-6 puked it's guts. The chev I took my V8 from rusted to death but could still pull your house off the foundation.
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    Sure Junk didn't get his hands on it before you? He's about the only person I know that can kill a Toyo I-6. :flipoff2: :D
     
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    [quote author=CruisinGA link=board=1;threadid=5378;start=msg44270#msg44270 date=1064367451]
    Sure Junk didn't get his hands on it before you?
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    Don't know. How could I tell? ??? Would it smell funny or something. :D