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BLstangin
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posted 11-21-2002 10:09 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for BLstangin   Click Here to Email BLstangin     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I have a 1850 vaccum secondary holley carb that I am converting to center hung fuel bowls and already have the quick change jet fuel bowl for the front. I was wondering if I should buy the secondary metering block for the rear and the quick change fuel bowl, or just leave the metering plate in. It is on a mild built 302. Will I be able to tune it better with the secondary block or not? Also my 750 has a little black plastic piece in the center top in between the fuel bowl and the metering block on the primary side. What is that for and is it needed when I convert my 600 to center hung fuel bowls?

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steve'66
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posted 11-21-2002 10:36 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for steve'66   Click Here to Email steve'66     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Yeah,

You'll be able to jet the secondaries with the rear metering block. That may or may not help you. Probably will help,

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Moneymaker
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posted 11-21-2002 10:47 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Moneymaker   Click Here to Email Moneymaker     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Yes, absolutly!

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Just Strokin
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posted 11-22-2002 07:27 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Just Strokin   Click Here to Email Just Strokin     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Or look at the metering plate with changable jets from QFT.

Don't forget the longer bowl screws if you go with a metering block.

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