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302 2bbl to 4bbl conversion
Sorry if this is a duplicate.   First post.  I left it to check something and couldn't find it again.  Anyway, as part of my 302 performance upgrade, I swapped out my 2bbl for an Edelbrock 600 4bbl and retained the air cleaner and ducting from the 2bbl.  Now, I wonder whether the setup has sufficient air volume flow to supply the demand of the 600.  Would anyone know (or speculate?)
So you did a 2v to 4v intake adapter plate? Those aren't really designed for that sort of fuel quantities. I'd do a 4v intake even if it's a stock one. Plus its a winsdor and performance intakes are cheap and plentiful

Gas is for cleaning parts, alcohol is for drinkin, nitro is for racin
Per the follow-up with Studdley, I recommend installing a decent set of headers to help open up the engine. Please remember the engine is an air pump. The more in and out, the more power is obtained!

mustang7173 Thankyouyellow

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It'll be fine. Been running stock air cleaner housings for decades on mild 302s with 4V and headers.

Thanks, Hemikiller.  Adapter plate?  Didn't the asteroid take those out, along with the other dinosaurs?  I remember looking at those, when I had my first car...1952 Buick Special with a 263 straight 8...wondered if the 4bbl off a 322 Roadmaster would work...never tried it (speaking of dinosaurs.)
Studdley, never heard of a Winsdor!  whistling

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No, there are still adapter plates out there.

I agree, just use your stock air filter until you do further upgrades. Just keep a clean filter element in it, or even get a K&N.

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(09-24-2018, 03:36 PM)NOT A T5 Wrote: Studdley, never heard of a Winsdor!  whistling

Oof, you know what I meant lol

Gas is for cleaning parts, alcohol is for drinkin, nitro is for racin
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