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Old 04-09-2013, 02:55 PM   #1
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Question ASC H Beam Rods?

Anyone have any info about these?
Havent really heard of them not sure of the quality or the ratings
However 260 shipped with arp2000 bolts don't seem to bad
http://www.ebay.com/itm/ASC-H-Beam-F...ht_5824wt_1089


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Anyone have any info about these?
Havent really heard of them not sure of the quality or the ratings
However 260 shipped with arp2000 bolts don't seem to bad
http://www.ebay.com/itm/ASC-H-Beam-F...ht_5824wt_1089
I;ve never heard or seen those before. I'd stick w/ a popular brand. What pistons you going w/? Cams? You doing a 23 head? SS valve's? Or how 'bout a 23 motor build? Yeah, do a 23 & be done w/ it.
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I;ve never heard or seen those before. I'd stick w/ a popular brand. What pistons you going w/? Cams? You doing a 23 head? SS valve's? Or how 'bout a 23 motor build? Yeah, do a 23 & be done w/ it.
Yea I had never heard of them either they were having a sale that only had 3 hrs left so wanted to see if anyone heard of them and from research I didn't get much. Seems they havent been around that long 2-3years maybe a little more but IDK so theres really no documented builds or info.
An I wasn't just gonna go out on a limb to buy them.
Also trying to stay away from eagle and cxracing.

I havent totally decided what Im going with but Im thinking about a 2.0 with a stock 2.3 head (at least for now) but it will have crower springs, retainers along with supertech valves, stem seals.
An possibly the custom crower stage 2 turbo cams.

As for the rest Im still looking into what Im doing but Im thinking something similar to the FSWerks Street Tuner Challenge car.
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Yea I had never heard of them either they were having a sale that only had 3 hrs left so wanted to see if anyone heard of them and from research I didn't get much. Seems they havent been around that long 2-3years maybe a little more but IDK so theres really no documented builds or info.
An I wasn't just gonna go out on a limb to buy them.
Also trying to stay away from eagle and cxracing.

I havent totally decided what Im going with but Im thinking about a 2.0 with a stock 2.3 head (at least for now) but it will have crower springs, retainers along with supertech valves, stem seals.
An possibly the custom crower stage 2 turbo cams.

As for the rest Im still looking into what Im doing but Im thinking something similar to the FSWerks Street Tuner Challenge car.
Whats wrong w/ eagle rods? If your doing a n/a motor I'd do a 23 motor to begin w/. If your going turbo, I wouldn't do cams, just add a 23 head on your 20 motor. Sounds great keep us posted.
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Whats wrong w/ eagle rods? If your doing a n/a motor I'd do a 23 motor to begin w/. If your going turbo, I wouldn't do cams, just add a 23 head on your 20 motor. Sounds great keep us posted.
Well I have heard mixed reviews with eagle rods and Im not sure how far Im going to take the build at this point but I don't want to end up having to tear the motor back apart or end up with some catastrophic failure due to weak or cheap parts (lol).

It is a turbo build. I seen you were commenting on the other post I have up and I added a lot of info there if you havent seen it yet.
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