The Cost Breakdown

Item:Source:Part No.:Notes:Cost:
Vortec 350 short-blockAA MidwestC350SF'98 4-bolt core (880 block)$300
Valve coversEnginequestVC350Lpair$56
Oil panEnginequestOP350L-$54.71
Oil filter adapterEnginequestOFA305-$9.50
RingsSummit/Sealed PowerSLP-E-921Kmoly$78.99
Main bearingsSummit/Federal MogulFEM-4663M-$21.95
Rod bearingsSummit/Federal MogulFEM-8-2555A-$26.39
Gasket kitSummit/Sealed PowerSLP-260-1735-$137.69
Expansion plug kitSummit/Sealed PowerSLP-381-8059-$10.69
Timing setSummitSUM-G6601double-roller, roller cam$35.95
Head bolt setEnginequestHB350N-$15.88
EQ Vortec headsEnginequestCH350Cpair, bare$500
Balancer boltSummitSUM-G1677 -$4.99
Intake valvesSummit/ManleyMAN-10576-81.94-inch, qty. 8$55.60
Exhaust valvesSummit/ManleyMAN-10577-81.50-inch, qty. 8$55.60
Valve springsSummit/COMPCCA-26918-16beehive, .600-inch lift$179.95
RetainersSummit/COMPCCA-787-16for non-LS1 beehive appl.$59.39
KeepersSummit/COMPCCA-648-16-$27.99
Rocker armsSummit/COMPCCA-1418-16Magnum 1.6, roller-tipped$189.88
Hydraulic roller cam COMP12-000-8custom 108 LCA, 4 deg. adv.$272.75
Cam buttonSummitSUM-G001-$4.99
Intake manifoldProfessional Products52028Vortec Crosswind, satin$155
Manifold bolt kitSummit/ARPARP-134-2002for Vortec intakes$21.88
Thermostat housingSummitSUM-G3800-$9.99
CarburetorSummit/Holley510-0-3310C750-cfm, manual choke$256.88
Carburetor bolt kitSummitSUM-G1421-$3.69
Ignition wire setSummit/MSDMSD-312438.5mm$43.88
Spark plugsAutoliteAPP606double platinum, $3.98 ea.$31.84
DistributorSummitSUM-850001R HEIw/coil$89.95
Ignition modulePerformance Distributors0002224-pin Dyna-Module$49.99
High-temp paintDupli-ColorDE-1607good to 500 degrees4.99
Aluminum water pumpSpeed-O-MotiveSOM-WP350HPstandard rotation$85.00
Cam bearingsSpeed-O-Motive
/Durabond
CH8-$19.07
Valve cover breathersSummitSUM-G3416need two & $5.95 ea.$11.90
Valve cover gasketsSummitSUM-G2301pair$10.95
Timing coverSummitSUM-G3200Kkit: cover, pointer, gaskets$14.95
Parts total:$2,908.85
Reused Items: engine block, connecting rods, pistons, crankshaft, oil pump, hydraulic roller lifters, pushrods, balancer

Machine Shop Labor Cost

Operation:Source:Cost:
Jet wash blockSpeed-O-Motive$95
Block honingSpeed-O-Motive$160
Cam bearingsSpeed-O-Motive$40
Deck resurfaceSpeed-O-Motive$80
Valve job & head assemblyShaver Specialty$100
Cylinder head millingSpeed-O-Motive$80
Labor total:$555
GRAND TOTAL:$3,463.85
SOURCE
Royal Purple Manley Performance Products
Lakewood
NJ
732-905-3366
www.manleyperformance.com
Performance Distributors
Memphis
TN
9-01/-396-5783
performancedistributors.com
Shaver Specialty Co.
Speed-O-Motive
131 W. Lang Ave.
West Covina
CA  91790
6-26/-869-0270
speedomotive.com
Professional Products
Hawthorne
CA
3-23/-779-2020
professional-products.com
Holley Performance Products
1801 Russellville Rd.
Bowling Green, KY 42101
KY  42101
270-782-2900
www.holley.com
EngineQuest
www.enginequest.com
Summit Racing Equipment
P.O. Box 909
Akron
OH  44309
COMP Cams
AA Midwest