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COMP Cams CL51-600-5

Thumpr Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft & Lifter Kit Lift .478"/.465" Duration 279/297 RPM Range 2000-5800

COMP Cams CL51-600-5

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COMP Cams CL51-600-5 Thumpr Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft & Lifter Kit Lift .478"/.465" Duration 279/297 RPM Range 2000-5800 $256.99
Thumpr Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft & Lifter Kit
Lift .478"/.465"
Duration 279/297
RPM Range 2000-5800

COMP Cams CL51-600-5 Details

Pontiac 265-455ci 8 cyl. 1955-1981

  • Camshaft And Lifter Kit
  • 3 Grinds To Fit All Of Your Performance Needs
  • Long Exhaust Duration
  • Produces A Powerful Hard-Hitting Exhaust Note
  • Excellent Horsepower Gains And Broad Torque Curve
  • Delivers Real Seat Of The Pants Performance
  • Designed For Use w/Latest In ValveTrain Components
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty

  • Specifications:

    Exhaust Valve Lift (in.)
    0.465
    Intake Valve Lift (in.)
    0.478
    RPM Range
    2000-5800
    Int. Duration @ .050 in. (Deg)
    227
    Exh. Duration @ .050 in. (Deg)
    241
    Int. Duration Advertised (Deg)
    279
    Exh. Duration Advertised (Deg)
    297
    Lifter Type
    Hydraulic Flat Tappet
    Engine Make/Size
    Pontiac 265-455
    Usage
    Street/Hi-Performance
    Gaskets Included
    No
    Advertised Duration
    279 int./297 exh.
    Advertised Exhaust Duration
    297
    Advertised Intake Duration
    279
    Assembly Lubricant Included
    Yes
    Basic Operating RPM Range
    2,000-5,800
    Cam Style
    Hydraulic flat tappet
    Computer-Controlled Compatible
    No
    Duration at 050 inch Lift
    227 int./241 exh.
    Exhaust Duration at 050 inch Lift
    241
    Exhaust Valve Lift with Factory Rocker Arm Ratio (
    0.465
    Grind Number
    279TH7
    Intake Duration at 050 inch Lift
    227
    Intake Valve Lift with Factory Rocker Arm Ratio (i
    0.478
    Lifter Style
    Hydraulic flat tappet
    Lifters Included
    Yes
    Locks Included
    No
    Pushrods Included
    No
    Quantity
    Sold as a kit
    Retainers Included
    No
    Rocker Arms Included
    No
    Timing Chain and Gears Included
    No
    Valve Lift with Factory Rocker Arm Ratio
    0.478 int./0.465 exh.
    Valve Springs Included
    No
    Valve Springs Required
    Yes
    Valve Stem Seals Included
    No
    Lobe Separation (Deg)
    107
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    CL51-600-5

    Thumpr Camshafts are the hottest cams to hit the streets in more than a decade. That's because they give you the big cam sound you're looking for, without the drawbacks. Applying a camshaft design originally created for sports car endurance racing, they incorporate early exhaust valve opening, long exhaust duration, and a generous amount of intake and exhaust overlap. Best of all, Thumprs will not negatively impact power output or streetability.

    Features:
  • Three unique cam designs for each application that deliver excellent horsepower gains and broad torque curve; perfect choice for muscle cars and street rods
  • Early intake valve opening and long exhaust duration create optimum overlap for powerful, hard-hitting exhaust note
  • Best with aftermarket converters and more rear gear


    Thumpr Sound ClipClick to Listen

    Camshaft & Lifter Kits are indicated by a CL in their part number and include Camshaft, Lifters, Assembly Lube, Decals, and Instructions.

    Complete Kits are indicated by a K in their part number and include Camshaft, Lifters, Timing Chain & Gears, Valve Springs, Retainers, Locks, Assembly Lube, Decals, and Instructions.

  • Does COMP Cams CL51-600-5 fit your vehicle?

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    1967 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 7014
    • Liter: 7.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 428
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.0 L / 428 )

    1980-1981 BUICK CENTURY

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1977 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: P
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1973-1974 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 7457
    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1957 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

    • CC: 5687
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 347
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 347 )

    1977 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1975-1977 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1977 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • Engine Vin: P
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975-1976 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: SJ
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1968-1970 PONTIAC EXECUTIVE

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1969-1970 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • CC: 5733
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1972 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: T
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1974 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SAFARI LUXURY

    1976 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1963 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1972 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • Engine Vin: T
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1971 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1972-1973 PONTIAC GRANDVILLE

    • CC: 7457
    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1974 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968-1969 PONTIAC EXECUTIVE

    • CC: 7014
    • Liter: 7.0
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 428
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.0 L / 428 )

    1958 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CUSTOM SAFARI

    1972 BUICK LESABRE

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: W
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1960-1963 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SAFARI

    1970 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1957 PONTIAC SUPER CHIEF

    • CC: 5687
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 347
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 347 )

    1970-1971 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1976 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1977 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1968-1971 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1976 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968-1969 PONTIAC EXECUTIVE

    • CC: 7014
    • Liter: 7.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 428
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.0 L / 428 )

    1975 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1972 PONTIAC GRAND SAFARI

    • CC: 7457
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: X
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1975-1976 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1979-1980 BUICK CENTURY

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1959 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CUSTOM

    1977 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: P
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1974 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: TRANS AM
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975 OLDSMOBILE CUSTOM CRUISER

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: PANEL
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1974 BUICK RIVIERA

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: W
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1980-1981 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1980 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1974 PONTIAC VENTURA

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1963 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1959 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1980 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: LJ
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1975 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: M
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1972-1974 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: FORMULA
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1973 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • CC: 7457
    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1980 BUICK ELECTRA

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: ESTATE WAGON
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1977-1978 PONTIAC GRAND SAFARI

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1974 BUICK ELECTRA

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: 225 CUSTOM
    • Engine Vin: W
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1971 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1979-1981 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: TRANS AM
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1977 PONTIAC VENTURA

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: SJ
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1972-1973 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: TRANS AM
    • Engine Vin: T
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1979-1981 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1977 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: ESPRIT
    • Engine Vin: P
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1966 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: 2+2

    1980 BUICK CENTURY

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1977-1978 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970-1971 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • CC: 5733
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1977 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1972 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • Engine Vin: X
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1981 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: FORMULA
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1976 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: ESPRIT
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1980-1981 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1955-1956 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CUSTOM

    1963 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1975-1976 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: TRANS AM

    1977 BUICK SKYLARK

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: S
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1959 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1972-1973 PONTIAC LEMANS

    • CC: 7457
    • Liter: 7.5
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1958 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SUPER DELUXE

    1955 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

    • CC: 4707
    • Liter: 4.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 287
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.7 L / 287 )

    1975 OLDSMOBILE TORONADO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CUSTOM

    1975 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975 OLDSMOBILE 98

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: REGENCY
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1973 PONTIAC VENTURA

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1980-1981 BUICK REGAL

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: LIMITED
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1970-1971 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1979-1980 BUICK REGAL

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: LIMITED
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1969 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: TRANS AM

    1979-1980 BUICK CENTURY

    • Liter: 4.9
    • SubModel: LIMITED
    • CUI: 301
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.9 L / 301 )

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1959 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1968 PONTIAC TEMPEST

    • CC: 5733
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1980-1981 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1959 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BASE

    1975 OLDSMOBILE CUSTOM CRUISER

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1975 PONTIAC VENTURA

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • Engine Vin: M
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1981 BUICK CENTURY

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1981 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )
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