Author Topic: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb  (Read 408 times)

Offline Bobbyball

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76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« on: October 20, 2021, 07:03:25 AM »
hi there , looking to see if anybody can give me a indication here.
I have a 76 C10 shortbox with a 350 motor , last owner fitted an Edelbrock 600 cfm carb.
anybody have any idea how many horses the carb adds ( if any at all)

cheers guys.


Offline Shifty

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Re: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2021, 09:27:23 AM »
Unless other things, like intake manifold, cam, etc, I'd venture to say not much at all.  If that's all that was changed, it was probably a drivability improvement, not as much for power. 
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Re: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2021, 03:07:37 AM »
Shifty is correct. Add headers to the mix.
1957 Apache 3100 235 Inline 6, 3 on the tree
1973 C-20, 3+3 454 4BBL TH400  Water Injection
1978 K-10, 350 4BBL TH350 NP203 M.M. Part time Kit/Hubs
1980 C-10 under construction

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Re: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« Reply #3 on: October 22, 2021, 03:09:06 AM »
Oh crap! Welcome from SoCal San Diego!!!
1957 Apache 3100 235 Inline 6, 3 on the tree
1973 C-20, 3+3 454 4BBL TH400  Water Injection
1978 K-10, 350 4BBL TH350 NP203 M.M. Part time Kit/Hubs
1980 C-10 under construction

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Re: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2021, 03:02:46 AM »
Thanks for taking the time to think about it and reply Guys, I really do appreciate it.
  I have dreamed about this truck for so many years and finally itīs in my drive or on the road..with me behind the wheel!! 
drive safely everybody...

Offline Shifty

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Re: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2021, 09:33:34 AM »
Pics make your truck a lot faster, just sayin'.... ;)
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Re: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« Reply #6 on: October 25, 2021, 07:44:10 PM »
10X right?
1957 Apache 3100 235 Inline 6, 3 on the tree
1973 C-20, 3+3 454 4BBL TH400  Water Injection
1978 K-10, 350 4BBL TH350 NP203 M.M. Part time Kit/Hubs
1980 C-10 under construction

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Re: 76 C10 shortbox 350motor with Edelbrock 600cfm carb
« Reply #7 on: October 26, 2021, 09:40:11 AM »
At least... ;)
87 V20 Standard Cab Longbed (current)

87 R30 3+3 Longbed (days of yore)

98 C2500 ext cab longbed