How to Assemble a Chevy Engine Part 1
This video will show you how to assemble a Chevy engine (or any engine) starting from the basic block. It goes through installing the crankshaft, checking for the right clearences using plastic gage, installing the rings on the pistons, installling the piston in the block, checking the rod bearing clearence, torquing all the bolts to the collect specifications, installing the rear main seal, and demonstrating how the motor works from the bottom view and top view.
1978 350 chevy build part 4 installing piston rings,rod bearings
we end up with a short block when im done with this video
Chevy 292 Piston Compression Height Reduction
Watch as John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine Shop reduces the compression height on a Chevy 366 piston that he is installing into a Chevy 292 straight-6 for a land speed engine he is building. (949) 631-6376 Don't forget to 'Click' and SUBSCRIBE.
Crankshaft Installation Part 2 - Building a Small Block Chevy Part 4
Installing the crankshaft by torquing the mains and checking bearing clearances. Also check crankshaft end play. Check out my site at http://emildavis.info for more info on my nova. I also have more videos of it in my channel.