Edelbrock® High Lift Large Chamber Ford Cylinder Head 1949-53 Ford | 74CC 1116
High Lift/Large 1949-53 Ford-Mercury 24-stud (74cc combustion chamber)
Original design Edelbrock flathead cylinder heads for Fords and Mercurys. Rugged, ribbed internally and externally, with a large water capacity and excellent breathing characteristics. Made of A356 aluminum and T-6 tempered. 74cc combustion chamber. Compression ratio is 8.0:1 at 3 3/16″ bore and 3 3/4″ stroke with 3/16″ relief. Compression ratio increase is approximately 3/10 of a percent with each 1/8″ stroke increase. Torque studs at 50-55 lbs and bolts at 60 lbs.
* For late model (1949-1953) 8BA Ford Flatheads
* Features a new “raised roof” combustion chamber design that is CNC machined from our popular #1115 Flathead castings
* Supports high lift cams & is perfect for reducing compression in supercharger applications or on low octane fuel
* Increased valve clearance and increased flow for more power