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Blueprint Engines BP4963CTC

Big Block Chevy 496ci Dress Engine 2-Piece Rear Main Seal 480HP/550TQ

Blueprint Engines BP4963CTC

Part Number: 138-BP4963CTC

Big Block Chevy 496ci Dress Engine
  • 2-Piece Rear Main Seal
  • 480HP/550TQ
  • 9.25 To 1 Compression
  • Includes Carb, Manifold, Distributor
  • $5,945.00
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    Blueprint Engines BP4963CTC Big Block Chevy 496ci Dress Engine 2-Piece Rear Main Seal 480HP/550TQ $5,945.00

    Blueprint Engines BP4963CTC Details

    Chevy 496 Dress Engines

  • Intake Manifold
  • Carburetor
  • HEI Distributor & Coil
  • Cast Steel Crank & Rods
  • Cast iron, oval port Heads
  • Flat Tappet Cam
  • Hypereutectic Pistons
  • valve covers
  • timing cover
  • oil pan

  • 2 or 4 Bolt Main (based on core availabilty)
  • 2 piece rear main seal

    Rotating Assembly:
  • New cast steel crankshaft
  • GM Connecting Rods with 150,000 psi rod bolts
  • Hypereutectic Pistons
  • Hastings moly rings
  • Rotating assembly balanced to within 2 grams
  • Compression: 9:1
  • High volume oil pump
  • Double roller timing set

    Cylinder Heads:
  • GM cast iron oval port heads
  • Screw-in studs and guide plates
  • 120cc combustion chambers
  • Hardened retainers & keepers
  • 2.25'' swirl polished intake valves
  • 1.88'' swirl polished exhaust valves
  • Hardened push rods
  • Long slot rockers

    Camshaft Specs:
  • Flat tappet
  • Duration @ .050'' Lift: 236 Intake / 236 Exhaust
  • Lift: .556'' Intake / .556'' Exhaust
  • Lobe Seperation: 110°

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

    Dress Model Adds:
  • Edelbrock 800cfm manual choke Carburetor
  • Professional single plane satin aluminum Intake Manifold
  • HEI distributor & Coil

    Horsepower: 480
    Torque: 550

    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.

  • Part Number: BP4963CT
  • Fuel Delivery Type: Carbureted, 800cfm
  • Spark Plug: NGK 2817
  • Spark Plug Gap: .045"
  • Harmonic Balancer: Weighted, 8" diameter
  • Flexplate/Flywheel: Weighted
  • Stall Converter: 2000-2400 rpm
  • Intake Manifold: Single plane, satin aluminum
  • 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

    Note: Balanced, blueprinted and dyno tested
    *Requires 454 external balance flexplate/flywheel and harmonic balancer

  • Specifications:

    Flywheel Included
    Engine Balance
    Rear Main Seal Style
    Wiring Harness Included
    Air Cleaner Included
    Carburetor Included
    Computer Included
    Crate Engine Cylinder Head Material
    Cast iron
    Cylinder Heads Included
    Distributor Included
    Engine Assembly Style
    Long block
    Flexplate Included
    Harmonic Balancer Included
    Intake Manifold Included
    Oil Pan Included
    Sold individually
    Spark Plug Wires Included
    Spark Plugs Included
    Throttle Body Included
    Timing Cover Included
    Valve Covers Included
    Water Pump Included
    Manufacturer's Part Number:

    Blueprint Big 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. These 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

    Available as a:
  • Base engine - Basic Blueprint engine with cylinder heads and valve covers
  • Dress engine - Complete engine includes induction, ignition

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