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Valve cover suggestions for 351C
#11
(03-05-2019, 12:36 PM)73\ mach 1 Wrote: Are these considered junk?

http://www.proflow.com.au/Catalog/618654

Those are the exact ones I was looking at last year!  I really like them. But all ones I found were from Australia and shipping was around $100.

Kevin

1971 Mach 1
408C Stroker
C4 w/3,000 stall
8.8" Rear w/3.73's
Disc brakes all way around.

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(03-05-2019, 12:44 PM)turtle5353 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 12:36 PM)73\ mach 1 Wrote: Are these considered junk?

http://www.proflow.com.au/Catalog/618654

Those are the exact ones I was looking at last year!  I really like them. But all ones I found were from Australia and shipping was around $100.

So is says it would be 318.90 AUD shipped. So there is a exchange rate factor here right?!? 318.90 AUD comes out to 225.83 USD. In the end I would only expect to pay 225.83 right? Still wouldn't mind cheaper ones but I'm not really seeing anything I like. I really do like these though...
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#13
These might work: got great clearances!
https://www.cjponyparts.com/media/catalo...c/vc19.jpg

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http://midlifeharness.com

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(03-05-2019, 01:13 PM)73\ mach 1 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 12:44 PM)turtle5353 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 12:36 PM)73\ mach 1 Wrote: Are these considered junk?

http://www.proflow.com.au/Catalog/618654

Those are the exact ones I was looking at last year!  I really like them. But all ones I found were from Australia and shipping was around $100.

So is says it would be 318.90 AUD shipped. So there is a exchange rate factor here right?!? 318.90 AUD comes out to 225.83 USD. In the end I would only expect to pay 225.83 right? Still wouldn't mind cheaper ones but I'm not really seeing anything I like. I really do like these though...

They are the ones I have and they fit perfectly plus they clear the tall Scorpion rockers, fasteners supplied
Sometimes they have a 20% off sale and that's when I bought mine for about $140AUD
Maybe if I see them on special again I'll buy a couple of sets and if anyone wants some at whatever they cost plus postage, hmm maybe can do a bulk buy?
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(03-06-2019, 07:46 AM)OzCoupe72 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 01:13 PM)73\ mach 1 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 12:44 PM)turtle5353 Wrote: Those are the exact ones I was looking at last year!  I really like them. But all ones I found were from Australia and shipping was around $100.

So is says it would be 318.90 AUD shipped. So there is a exchange rate factor here right?!? 318.90 AUD comes out to 225.83 USD. In the end I would only expect to pay 225.83 right? Still wouldn't mind cheaper ones but I'm not really seeing anything I like. I really do like these though...

They are the ones I have and they fit perfectly plus they clear the tall Scorpion rockers, fasteners supplied
Sometimes they have a 20% off sale and that's when I bought mine for about $140AUD
Maybe if I see them on special again I'll buy a couple of sets and if anyone wants some at whatever they cost plus postage, hmm maybe can do a bulk buy?

Would be interesting to see. I really like these. The only other ones that I'm having interest in a pretty expensive and that is the blue thunder ones.
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(03-06-2019, 11:24 AM)73\ mach 1 Wrote:
(03-06-2019, 07:46 AM)OzCoupe72 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 01:13 PM)73\ mach 1 Wrote: So is says it would be 318.90 AUD shipped. So there is a exchange rate factor here right?!? 318.90 AUD comes out to 225.83 USD. In the end I would only expect to pay 225.83 right? Still wouldn't mind cheaper ones but I'm not really seeing anything I like. I really do like these though...

They are the ones I have and they fit perfectly plus they clear the tall Scorpion rockers, fasteners supplied
Sometimes they have a 20% off sale and that's when I bought mine for about $140AUD
Maybe if I see them on special again I'll buy a couple of sets and if anyone wants some at whatever they cost plus postage, hmm maybe can do a bulk buy?

Would be interesting to see. I really like these. The only other ones that I'm having interest in a pretty expensive and that is the blue thunder ones.

If you're getting up into the $2-300 range, you might as well pay $1-150 more and get the bad boys...they really are made well and the screw in breathers/pcv/filler caps w/ the o-rings are definitely trick...no leaky rubber grommets. Seriously, give my car a detail and you'll make that difference in the detail!!!


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#17
Here is a thread with pictures of valve covers:
https://www.7173mustangs.com/thread-show...lve-covers

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1971 M-Code Mach 1 w/Ram Air, 408 stroker, 285/291 0.558" roller cam, Blue Thunder intake, TKO600, Hooker headers with electric cut-offs, FiTech EFI w/ RobBMC PowerSurge pump
Strange center section with Truetrac, 3.5 gear and 31 spline axles, 4-wheel disc brakes
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#18
(03-06-2019, 07:46 AM)OzCoupe72 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 01:13 PM)73\ mach 1 Wrote:
(03-05-2019, 12:44 PM)turtle5353 Wrote: Those are the exact ones I was looking at last year!  I really like them. But all ones I found were from Australia and shipping was around $100.

So is says it would be 318.90 AUD shipped. So there is a exchange rate factor here right?!? 318.90 AUD comes out to 225.83 USD. In the end I would only expect to pay 225.83 right? Still wouldn't mind cheaper ones but I'm not really seeing anything I like. I really do like these though...

They are the ones I have and they fit perfectly plus they clear the tall Scorpion rockers, fasteners supplied
Sometimes they have a 20% off sale and that's when I bought mine for about $140AUD
Maybe if I see them on special again I'll buy a couple of sets and if anyone wants some at whatever they cost plus postage, hmm maybe can do a bulk buy?

I am planing on going to Australia for Christmas. I think I should bring back one extra bag full of stuff. My wife may not be too happy. I just need to bring one pair of underwear and socks. Haha whistling Chin

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1971 M-Code Mach 1 w/Ram Air, 408 stroker, 285/291 0.558" roller cam, Blue Thunder intake, TKO600, Hooker headers with electric cut-offs, FiTech EFI w/ RobBMC PowerSurge pump
Strange center section with Truetrac, 3.5 gear and 31 spline axles, 4-wheel disc brakes
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#19
I have been eyeing up a set of these for my 1970 Calypso Coral Mach.

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