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Old 12-31-2005, 10:46 PM   #1  
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New Years present came in today !! Brand new GM LQ9 72cc heads - perfect for forced induction!!

The LQ9s (317 casting) are identical to Z06 heads except they have 210cc intake runners and 72cc combustion chambers for low compression.













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Wow, nice EG!
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Congrats... once again....

Happy New Year it will be.
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Happy New Year Stephen
Same to you, Roger

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And everyone else - Happy New Year!!
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Congrats EG
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Nice EG, are these CNC ported or hand ported?
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They are raw castings - I will have to clean them up
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Very cool!

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WOOHOO, those look wicked! I'm ready to install them now!!! would you hurry up and sell your house?!


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Now that is some serious fun! Enjoy the install and of course we await the pictures. Happy New Year.

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EG, post some pics of the cleanup
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BTW. How much boost we talking here???
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yea you did get some good head for the new year!
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