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Blueprint Engines BP3830CTC1K2

Small Block Chevy 383ci Dress Engine and TH400 Transmission Kit

Blueprint Engines BP3830CTC1K2
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Blueprint Engines BP3830CTC1K2 Small Block Chevy 383ci Dress Engine and TH400 Transmission Kit $5,803.03
Small Block Chevy 383ci Dress Engine/Transmission Kit
  • 405HP/440TQ Dress Engine
  • TH400 Transmission
  • 12" Torque Converter
  • H.D. SFI Flexplate
  • (12 Qts) Quick Shift ATF
  • Trans to Block Bolt Set
  • Flexplate Bolts

  • Blueprint Engines BP3830CTC1K2 Details

    Dress Engine and Transmission Kits

    Kit Includes:
  • Blueprint Small Block Chevy 383ci Dress Engine - 138-BP3830CTC1
  • Jegs TH400 Performance Transmission - 555-60310
  • Jegs 12" Torque Converter - 555-60402
  • Jegs Heavy Duty SFI Flexplate - 555-601074
  • (Qty 12) Jegs Quick Shift Automatic Transmission Fluid - 555-28070
  • Jegs Automatic Transmission-to-Block Bolt Set - 555-82510
  • ARP High-Performance Series Flexplate Bolts - 070-200-2906

  • Specifications:

    Manufacturer's Part Number:

    Blueprint Small Block Chevy 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: 2000-2400 rpm
    Recommended Fuel: 91 Octane

  • 4-bolt main block
  • Square and parallel decked
  • 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 crankshaft
  • 5.7'' heavy beam rods with 150,000psi bolts
  • Hypereutectic pistons
  • Hastings Moly rings
  • Clevite bearings
  • Externally balanced rotating assembly
  • Melling high volume oil pump
  • Heavy duty double roller timing set

    Cylinder Heads:
  • GM Vortec cast iron heads
  • Hardened retainers and 1.25'' diameter valve springs
  • 2.02'' swirl polished intake valves
  • 1.60'' swirl polished exhaust valves
  • Hardened pushrods

    Camshaft Specs:
  • Hydraulic Flat Tappet
  • Duration @ .050'' Lift: 234 Intake / 244 Exhaust
  • Lift: .487'' Intake / .508'' Exhaust
  • Lobe Separation: 112°

    Other Features:
  • Dual-plane satin aluminum intake
  • Chrome valve covers
  • Chrome timing cover
  • New 5-quart oil pan
  • Brass freeze plugs
  • 9.5:1 compression

    Dress Model Adds:
  • Holley 750 cfm Manual Choke Vacuum Secondary Zinc Carburetor - 510-0-3310S
  • Long Water pump
  • Fuel pump
  • HEI Distributor
  • Coil
  • Blueprint spark plug wires

    Note: This engine will not work for applications requiring EGR. Does not include flywheel/flexplate.
    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.

  • Part Number: BP3830CT
  • Fuel Delivery Type: Carbureted, 750cfm
  • Spark Plug: AC Delco 41-993
  • Spark Plug Gap: .045"
  • Harmonic Balancer: 400 ci weighted, 8" diameter
  • Flexplate/Flywheel: Late 350 Weighted
  • Stall Converter: 2000-2400 rpm
  • Intake Manifold: Dual plane
  • Fuel Recommendation: 91 Octane
  • Timing (Initial/Total Advance): Initial timing - 10-16° and Total timing 32-34°
  • 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.

  • Would this fit for a 1966 Chevy c10 short bed ?

    Asked by: Jtcav
    This could be used in the '66 model C10
    Answered by: Jon Jegs Tech
    Date published: 2018-02-15

    Is this the two wheel drive or four wheel drive transmission? 

    Asked by: Jcampbell
    This is a two wheel drive transmission.
    Answered by: Jon Jegs Tech
    Date published: 2018-01-31

    Is this transmission for a 4x4? I am looking into putting it into a 82 chevy K 20. Will this work?

    Asked by: Face80
    No, it's a transmission for Chevy with Short 4" Tailshaft, 2wd application in that kit
    Answered by: SteveM
    Date published: 2017-10-26

    I have a 1965 C10 Chevy Truck Long Wheel Base, would this engine and tranny kit fit my ride?

    Asked by: Big Dill
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