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Old 10-07-2014, 12:49 PM   #1
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Default 1930 pistons

whats the deal with 283 cheve pistons for a model a are the better for replacement?
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Old 10-07-2014, 04:48 PM   #2
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Default Re: 1930 pistons

Some like them some don't;

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=147391
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Old 10-07-2014, 06:00 PM   #3
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Old 10-07-2014, 07:07 PM   #4
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The one thing I see as a detriment before anything is, the stock rods won't work with 283 pistons. You have to use the special rods with insert bearings to make them work.
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