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Blueprint Engines BP3961CTC

Small Block Chevy 396ci Stroker Dress Engine 485HP/500TQ 1-Piece Rear Main Seal



Blueprint Engines BP3961CTC
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Part Number: 138-BP3961CTC

Small Block Chevy 396ci Stroker Dress Engine
  • 485HP/500TQ
  • 1-Piece Rear Main Seal
  • $6,070.00
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    from Manufacturer
    Truck Freight: $189.00
    Blueprint Engines BP3961CTC Small Block Chevy 396ci Stroker Dress Engine 485HP/500TQ 1-Piece Rear Main Seal $6,070.00

    Specifications:

    Flywheel Included
    No
    Engine Balance
    Internal
    Wiring Harness Included
    No
    Air Cleaner Included
    No
    Assembled
    Yes
    Carburetor Included
    Yes
    Computer Included
    No
    Crate Engine Cylinder Head Material
    Aluminum
    Cylinder Heads Included
    Yes
    Distributor Included
    Yes
    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:
    BP3961CTC

    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+ rpm
    Recommended Fuel: 91 Octane

    Available as a:
  • Base Engine Assembly - Basic engine with cylinder heads and valve covers
  • Dress Engine Assembly - Complete engine including induction & ignition

    Block:
  • 4-bolt main block
  • 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:
  • Forged Steel 3.875" stroke crankshaft
  • Heavy Beam 6" Rods
  • Forged pistons, 10.4 to 1 compression
  • Hastings Moly rings
  • Clevite bearings
  • Externally balanced rotating assembly
  • Melling high volume oil pump
  • Heavy duty double roller timing set

    Cylinder Heads:
  • Blueprint Performance Aluminum Heads w/ 64cc chamber
  • 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 Roller Cam
  • Duration @ .050'' Lift: 230 Intake / 236 Exhaust
  • Lift: .544'' Intake / .555'' Exhaust

    Other Features:
  • Chrome valve covers
  • Chrome timing cover
  • New 5-quart oil pan
  • Brass freeze plugs
  • 10.4:1 compression

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

    Horsepower: 485
    Torque: 500

    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: BP3961CT
  • Fuel Delivery Type: Carbureted, 750cfm
  • Spark Plug: AC Delco 41-629
  • Spark Plug Gap: .045"
  • Harmonic Balancer: Non Weighted - 8" diameter
  • Flexplate/Flywheel: Late 350 Weighted
  • Stall Converter: 2000+ rpm
  • Intake Manifold: Dual plane, satin aluminum
  • Fuel Recommendation: 91 Octane
  • Timing (Initial/Total Advance): Total timing 32°
  • Firing Order: 1,8,4,3,6,5,7,2

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