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MAKE LS CAM SWAPS A BREEZE: NEW HAMBURGER’S 2-PIECE BILLET TIMING COVER

Published March 27, 2012 by hedmanperformancegroup

New CNC-machined two-piece timing cover for GM LS-Series Engines from Hamburger’s Performance looks fantastic and makes valvetrain adjustments a snap.

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Over the past five years, the GM LS engine family has quickly become the hottest horsepower-per-dollar powerplant on the aftermarket, thanks to huge advances in airflow technology and a plentiful supply of LS1-LS9 engines. Drag racers, hot rodders and tuners know one of the easiest ways to make big LS power is through cam changes and valvetrain adjustment, a task that used to require removing pulleys and dropping the oil pan – until now. Hamburger’s Performance Products is proud to unveil a new precision-engineered billet timing cover that makes GM Gen III engine cam changes and adjustments a clean, easy job.

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ENGINE SWAP SECRET: START WITH A SOLID FOUNDATION

Published March 27, 2012 by hedmanperformancegroup

Trans-Dapt Performance Debuts New Polyurethane Engine Swap Motor Mount Kits & Transmission Crossmembers

At its very core, hot rodding is about taking a vehicle you’re passionate about and stuffing as much power and technology as possible under the hood. From early Cad-swapped Model As to late model LS powered street machines, engine swaps are the essence of the hobby. With that in mind, Trans-Dapt Performance Products – a leader in all-steel and standard rubber motor mount and transmission crossmember technology for nearly half a century – has unveiled a new line of Engine Swap Motor Mount Kits and Transmission Crossmembers with rugged, ultra-durable polyurethane mounting pads.

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HAMBURGER’S TOPS OFF GM LS ENGINES WITH BILLET VALLEY COVER

Published March 27, 2012 by hedmanperformancegroup

Aerospace Grade Aluminum LS Valley Cover offers improved block rigidity, high-quality CNC construction and incredible looks for GM Gen III LS Engines.

The Gen III Series of GM V8s is the culmination of half a century of Chevrolet research and development. With all due respect to The General’s improvements, Hamburger’s Performance Products still found a way to enhance the heralded engine’s performance and appearance with its new Billet LS Engine Valley Cover.

Designed to fit snugly beneath the intake manifold, the high-quality cover fits all Gen III (Non-DoD) engines, and Hamburger’s Billet LS Engine Valley Covers are milled from a solid block of 6061-T6 aircraft aluminum to achieve the tight tolerances and strength only attainable through CNC machining.
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MAXIMUM FLOW, MINIMUM GROUND CLEARANCE

Published March 27, 2012 by hedmanperformancegroup

NEW HEDMAN SHORTY HEDDERS FOR 1967-87 C10 & C20 PICKUPS

The C10 and C20 pickup have become increasingly popular over the past few years thanks to plentiful numbers, easy access to parts and (in the C10) “stock car” style truck-arm suspension, perfect for a low-slung stance. The popularity of drop spindles and airbags on these trucks used to mean scraped headers and flattened primary tubes – until now. Hedman’s new “Shorty” small block hedders for 1967-87 C10 and C20 pickups improve ground clearance by several inches while also improving exhaust flow over stock manifolds. Read the rest of this entry →