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Blueprint Engines BP38316CT1

SBC 383 Base Engine for Supercharger, Turbo Charger or Nitrous Up to 600hp

Blueprint Engines BP38316CT1
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Blueprint Engines BP38316CT1 SBC 383 Base Engine for Supercharger, Turbo Charger or Nitrous Up to 600hp $6,030.00
Small Block Chevy 383 Power Adder Base Engine
  • Good for Supercharger, Turbo Charger or Nitrous; Up to 600hp
  • 1 Piece Rear Main Seal
  • Aluminum Cylinder Heads

  • Specifications:

    Engine Make/Size
    Chevy Small Block
    Engine Assembly Style
    Long block
    Engine Balance
    External
    Assembled
    Yes
    RPM Power Range
    1800-5800
    Horsepower
    440
    Cylinder Heads Included
    Yes
    Crate Engine Cylinder Head Material
    Aluminum
    Camshaft Style
    Hydraulic roller tappet
    Intake Manifold Included
    No
    Carburetor Included
    No
    Distributor Included
    No
    Throttle Body Included
    No
    Oil Pan Included
    Yes
    Timing Cover Included
    Yes
    Water Pump Included
    No
    Harmonic Balancer Included
    No
    Valve Covers Included
    Yes
    Flexplate Included
    No
    Flywheel Included
    No
    Air Cleaner Included
    No
    Spark Plugs Included
    No
    Spark Plug Wires Included
    No
    Computer Included
    No
    Wiring Harness Included
    No
    Rear Main Seal Style
    1-piece
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Emission
    Not Legal
    CARB EO Number
    N/A
    CARB EO Number
    N/A
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    BP38316CT1

    Blueprint Small Block Chevy Engines are a great choice for drivable and reliable high performance engines. This Power Adder Series Engine is Suitable for Supercharger, Turbo Charger or Nitrous. Good up to 600 hp. 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 Fuel: 91 Octane

    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 crankshaft & Rods
  • Forged pistons
  • Hastings Moly rings
  • Clevite bearings
  • Externally balanced rotating assembly
  • Melling high volume oil pump
  • Heavy duty double roller timing set

    Cylinder Heads:
  • BluePrint 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

    Camshaft Specs:
  • Hydraulic Roller
  • Duration @ .050'' Lift: 224 Intake / 236 Exhaust
  • Lift: .536'' Intake / .555'' Exhaust
  • Lobe Separation: 113°

    Other Features:
  • Chrome valve covers
  • Chrome timing cover
  • New 5-quart oil pan
  • Brass freeze plugs
  • 8.5:1 compression

    Horsepower: 440*
    Torque: 445*
    (*Enigne was designed for use with a Power Adder such as supercharger, turbo, nitrous. The HP and Torque numbers came from dyno testing normally aspirated with a 750cfm carb.)



    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: BP38316CT1
  • Fuel Delivery Type: Carbureted
  • Spark Plug: AC Delco 41-629
  • Spark Plug Gap: .045"
  • Harmonic Balancer: Non Weighted - 8" diameter
  • Flexplate/Flywheel: Late 350 Weighted
  • Intake Manifold: N/A - 1986-EARLIER BOLT PATTERN
  • 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

  • 1. Is this built on a used or new block ? 2. Are the piston rings file fit and if so what are they gapped at ? 3. Is the block bored more than .030 over ?

    Asked by: Johnwod
    1. This engine is built using a seasoned block to start. 2. Rings are file fit, top ring .022"-.024". 3. All blocks will come with a 4.040" bore.
    Answered by: BluePrint Engines
    Date published: 2018-05-04

    How much vacuum will this engine generate.

    Asked by: nicholas r
    This will be between 8-10 inches of vacuum.
    Answered by: Jon Jegs Tech
    Date published: 2018-02-08

    Hi is the crank double key for blower application?

    Asked by: Paultroy
    It can be custom ordered that way
    Answered by: SteveM
    Date published: 2017-10-12
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