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Blueprint Engines BP38301CT

Chevy 383 for 1987-1995 TBI Trucks 280HP / 388TQ

Blueprint Engines BP38301CT

138-BP38301CT

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Blueprint Engines BP38301CT Chevy 383 for 1987-1995 TBI Trucks 280HP / 388TQ $3,650.00
Chevy 383 for TBI Trucks ('87-'95)
  • 280HP / 388TQ
  • 68cc Cast Iron Cylinder Heads
  • Recommended Plugs: NGK UR6 w/ .040" Gap

  • Blueprint Engines BP38301CT Details

    Base Engine

    Notes:
  • This engine requires a 400ci weighted harmonic balancer, and late 350ci weighted flexplate/flywheel.
  • When ordering this engine BluePrint Engines will also need you PROM and Service numbers from your vehicle.
  • This engine was designed to run with all stock engine components such as throttle body, fuel pump etc.

  • Specifications:

    Flywheel Included
    No
    Engine Balance
    External
    Wiring Harness Included
    No
    Air Cleaner Included
    No
    Assembled
    Yes
    Carburetor Included
    No
    Computer Included
    No
    Crate Engine Cylinder Head Material
    Cast iron
    Cylinder Heads Included
    Yes
    Distributor Included
    No
    Engine Assembly Style
    Long block
    Flexplate Included
    No
    Harmonic Balancer Included
    No
    Intake Manifold Included
    Yes
    Oil Pan Included
    Yes
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Spark Plug Wires Included
    No
    Spark Plugs Included
    No
    Throttle Body Included
    No
    Timing Cover Included
    Yes
    Valve Covers Included
    Yes
    Water Pump Included
    No
    Rear Main Seal Style
    1-piece
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    BP38301CT

    Blueprint Engines are a great choice for drivable and reliable high performance engines. All rotating assemblies are balanced within 2 grams on a computerized balancer. Blueprint Engines are dyno tested and include dyno sheets.
    Best of all they feature a 30 month/50,000 mile warranty.

    Recommended Stall Converter: Stock to 1800 rpm
    Recommended Fuel: 91 Octane

    Block:

    • 383ci 4-Bolt Long Block, Bored .040 over
    • 1-Piece Rear Main Seal
    • Align honed main bearing bore
    • Cylinders are sonic tested for thickness
    • Cylinders honed on a computer controlled machine to within .0002'' straightness and roundness

      Rotating Assembly:
    • 3.75'' stroke cast iron crankshaft
    • 5.7'' heavy beam rods with 150,000psi bolt
    • Hypereutectic Pistons
    • Balanced rotating assembly
    • Melling high volume oil pump

      Cylinder Heads:
    • Cast Iron heads
    • 68cc or 64cc Chambers
    • 1.25" diameter valve springs
    • Hardened retainers and springs
    • 2.02" intake/1.60" exhaust swirl polished valves
    • Hardened push rods
    • 3 angle valve job

      Camshaft Specs:
    • Flat tappet
    • Duration @ .050'' Lift: 209 Intake / 216 Exhaust
    • Lift: .435'' Intake / .454'' Exhaust
    • Lobe Separation: 110°

      Other Features:
    • Timing cover, Oil pan and valve covers
    • Edelbrock TBI Intake Manifold, Satin Aluminum Finish
    • Brass Freeze Plugs
    • 9.5:1 compression



      Note: Your BluePrint engine was dyno tested with the parts and specifications listed below. If you prefer to install a different part, your engine may not produce the horsepower recorded on your dyno sheet.

    • Fuel Delivery Type: Throttle Body Injected
    • Spark Plug: NGK UR6 (BP38301CT) or TR6 (BP38302CT)
    • Spark Plug Gap: .040"
    • Harmonic Balancer: 400 ci weighted, 8" diameter
    • Flexplate/Flywheel: Late 350 Weighted
    • Intake Manifold: TBI
    • Fuel Recommendation: 91 Octane
    • Timing (Initial/Total Advance): Ignition timing and spark advance are controlled by
    • Powertrain Control Module
    • Firing Order: 1-8-4-3-6-5-7-2

    JEGS Easy Kits are designed by JEGS high performance racing professionals to help you get all the performance parts you need for your race car, hot rod or truck.

    thinking of using this as a replacement for my 93 k1500 burb. what computer/tbi/ fuel system modifications will need to be made? I know the stock tbi unit will not work efficiently over a certain horsepower/ cam rating.

    Asked by: boagrius
    This is made to work with your stock ECU and TBI systems.
    Answered by: Rusty B
    Date published: 2017-10-31
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