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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?

    Narrow Results

    1973-1974 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1978-1980 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

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

    1967 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 5343
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 326
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 326 )

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • 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 )

    1977-1978 BUICK LESABRE

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

    1975 PONTIAC GRANDVILLE

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

    1974 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1968 PONTIAC TEMPEST

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

    1974 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: P
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1971 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1972 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1977-1979 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

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

    1975-1977 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

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

    1967 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: HO

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1974 PONTIAC VENTURA

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

    1979 OLDSMOBILE DELTA 88

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

    1975 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1955 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

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

    1972 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1970-1971 PONTIAC GTO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: THE JUDGE

    1975-1977 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • 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 )

    1968-1971 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1977 BUICK LESABRE

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

    1977 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1959 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CUSTOM

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1972 PONTIAC GRAND SAFARI

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

    1972 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1958 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

    • CC: 6064
    • Liter: 6.1
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 370
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.1 L / 370 )

    1973-1974 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 7456
    • Liter: 7.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: TRANS AM
    • Engine Vin: Y
    • CUI: 455
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.5 L / 455 )

    1976 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1977-1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1969 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1970-1971 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1975 OLDSMOBILE 98

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

    1973 PONTIAC GRAND AM

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: M
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1967-1968 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

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

    1967-1970 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1974 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1974 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1979 OLDSMOBILE DELTA 88

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

    1968 PONTIAC TEMPEST

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

    1975 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1963 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6900
    • Liter: 6.9
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 421
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.9 L / 421 )

    1974 BUICK LESABRE

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

    1976 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1968-1970 PONTIAC TEMPEST

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

    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: BASE
    • CUI: 389
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.4 L / 389 )

    1968 PONTIAC TEMPEST

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

    1963 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • 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 )

    1959 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BASE

    1979 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1976 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1975-1976 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: TRANS AM

    1975 PONTIAC GRAND AM

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

    1979-1980 BUICK REGAL

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

    1957 PONTIAC SUPER CHIEF

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

    1979-1981 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1972 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1965 PONTIAC TEMPEST

    • CC: 5343
    • Liter: 5.3
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: SAFARI
    • CUI: 326
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 326 )

    1980 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1976-1977 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1963-1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6900
    • Liter: 6.9
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • CUI: 421
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.9 L / 421 )

    1963 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6900
    • Liter: 6.9
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 421
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.9 L / 421 )

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 6376
    • Liter: 6.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: VENTURA
    • 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 )

    1976 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: FORMULA

    1964 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1977 PONTIAC GRAND LEMANS

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

    1975 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

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

    1957 PONTIAC CHIEFTAIN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CUSTOM SAFARI

    1967 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1974 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: FORMULA
    • Engine Vin: P
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1957 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

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

    1962 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1956 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • CC: 5179
    • Liter: 5.2
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 316
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.2 L / 316 )

    1975-1976 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1977 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1958 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1970-1973 PONTIAC GTO

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

    1970 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

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

    1977 BUICK SKYLARK

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

    1962-1966 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

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

    1980 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX

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

    1956 PONTIAC STAR CHIEF

    • CC: 5179
    • Liter: 5.2
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 316
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.2 L / 316 )

    1972 PONTIAC LEMANS

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

    1971 PONTIAC CATALINA

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

    1974 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 6555
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: ESPRIT
    • Engine Vin: P
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1973 PONTIAC GRANDVILLE

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

    1974 BUICK LESABRE

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