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Blueprint Engines BP38313CTC1D

SBC 383ci Dress Engine 430HP/450TQ w/ Aluminum Heads

Blueprint Engines BP38313CTC1D


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Blueprint Engines BP38313CTC1D SBC 383ci Dress Engine 430HP/450TQ w/ Aluminum Heads $5,375.00
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Small Block Chevy 383ci "Drop In" Dress Engine
  • 430HP / 450TQ
  • 750cfm Carburetor
  • 1-Piece Rear Main Seal
  • Aluminum Cylinder Heads

  • Blueprint Engines BP38313CTC1D Details

    Dress Engine

    Technical Notes:
  • Part Number: BP38313CTC1D
  • Fuel Delivery Type: Carbureted, 750cfm Holley, Manual Choke
  • Spark Plug: Champion 792
  • Spark Plug Gap: .045"
  • Harmonic Balancer: 8.0" Diameter, 400ci Weighted
  • Flexplate/Flywheel: Late 350 Weighted (NOT Included)
  • Stall Converter: 2000-2400 rpm
  • Intake Manifold: Dual Plane, Satin Aluminum Finish
  • Water Pump: Standard Rotation, Long style
  • Air Cleaner: 14" Diameter
  • 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

  • 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 Mains
  • 1-piece Rear Main Seal
  • Passenger Side Dipstick
  • Align Honed Main Bearing Bore
  • Cylinders Honed on Computer Controlled Machine to within .0002" Straightness and Roundness
  • Cylinders are Sonic Tested for Thickness

    Rotating Assembly:
  • New 3.75'' Stroke Cast Steel Crankshaft
  • 5.70'' Heavy Beam Connecting Rods with 150,000 psi Bolts
  • 10.0:1 Compression Ratio
  • Hypereutectic Pistons
  • Hastings Moly Piston Rings
  • Melling High Volume Oil Pump
  • Hydraulic Roller Camshaft
  • Heavy Duty Timing Set

    Cylinder Heads:
  • Blueprint Aluminum Cylinder Heads (p/n 138-H8002K)
  • 195cc Intake Runner Volume
  • 75cc Exhaust Runner Volume
  • 2.02" Swirl Polished Intake Valves
  • 1.60" Swirl Polished Exhaust Valves
  • Hardened Retainers and 1.437" Diameter Dual Valve Springs
  • Straight Spark Plug Configuration

    Camshaft Specs:
  • Hydraulic Roller
  • Lift: .528'' Intake / .536'' Exhaust
  • Duration @ .050'' Lift: 221° Intake / 226° Exhaust
  • Lobe Separation: 110°

    Other Features:
  • Chrome valve covers
  • Chrome timing cover
  • New 5-quart oil pan
  • Brass freeze plugs

    Dress Model Adds:
  • Holley 750 cfm Manual Choke Vacuum Secondary Zinc Carburetor - 510-0-3310S or FAST EZ EFI System
  • Dual Plane Satin Aluminum Intake Manifold
  • HEI distributor & Coil

    "Drop In" Dress Model Includes:
  • 14" Diameter Chrome Air Cleaner
  • Spark Plug Wires & Plugs
  • Standard Rotation Water Pump, Long style
  • Mechanical Fuel Pump & Stainless Steel Fuel Pump to Carb Supply Line
  • 8.0" Diameter Harmonic Balancer
  • Water Neck

    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. A bronze distributor gear is NOT recommended on this engine. If you prefer to install a different part, your engine may not produce the horsepower recorded on your dyno sheet.

  • Part Number: BP38313CT1
  • Fuel Delivery Type: Carbureted , 750cfm
  • Spark Plug: NGK R5672A-9
  • Spark Plug Gap: .032"
  • 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 EZ Kits are designed by JEGS professionals to ensure that you get all the correct parts you need.

  • I am considering this engine for my 1967 Vette. I have a tired 327 in there now. will bolt in with out any major issue? Thank's

    Asked by: mickey 52
    This would hook up to the small block mounts and headers already in the car.
    Answered by: Dean R
    Date published: 2017-12-02

    I have a 1990 gmc sierra shell would this engine have any issues going in an what kind of transmission do I need for it?

    Asked by: Chucho
    The engine will physically fit, but you will need to check the engine mounts. The transmission is fairly open, T350, T400, 700R4 - Please call our tech line for assistance 1-800-345-4545
    Answered by: Rusty B
    Date published: 2017-10-16

    can this engine be ordered with a non HEI distributor and with mechanical secondary carburetor ? if so what if any is the added cost?

    Asked by: jeepguy
    These engines are only available in the way they are listed, these have been dyno tested for power and reliability. You can swap out components to customize for your application.
    Answered by: Rusty B
    Date published: 2017-10-10


    Asked by: Michael D
    A 4 speed auto from a Chevrolet will bolt to this engine with no issues.
    Answered by: Flanary
    Date published: 2017-08-28

    Hi just after some help regarding this particular motor, I have a 1957 Chevrolet belair sedan which is all stock standard with a 283ci and a cast iron power glide and standard diff. What would I need to do to drop this engine in to my chev.

    Asked by: Kingy
    Please call us at 1-800-345-4545 to discuss as there are many aspects to go over such as distributor to firewall clearance, front engine/side engine mounts, radiator, exhaust, etc.
    Answered by: Tech Support
    Date published: 2017-08-16
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