Narrowed main bearings BBC

Discussion in 'Manton Push Rods Top Alcohol Tech Questions' started by Force Fed, Sep 9, 2017.

  1. Force Fed

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    Hi.
    Any know where I can buy these bearings? Akerly-Childs MS-829VXN CHEV BB M/BRG. They are out of stock at the moment.
     
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    Will Hanna We put the 'inside' in Top Alcohol
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    What are narrowed main bearings needed for or used for?
     
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    Narrowed to same width as hemi allowing for more crank flex and not scuffing bearing edges.
     
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    Also for cranks with an extra large radius journals.........
     
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