I NEED A GOOD HARMONIC BALANCER FOR 6500 RPM???

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I NEED A GOOD HARMONIC BALANCER FOR 6500 RPM???

Post by jaywill » Sun May 17, 2009 5:48 pm

FOR UNDER A $100.00.....ANY SUGESTION
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Post by automotive breath » Sun May 17, 2009 6:37 pm

Cyco Systems Pro Race SFI balancer. Summit sells them with the
Summit brand name on them. The one I use for SBC's cost about $200,
good to 8500+ RPM, great balancer for the price. They offer less
expensive models, I never tried them.

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Post by LoneRanger » Sun May 17, 2009 6:53 pm

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Post by 3V Performance » Sun May 17, 2009 7:26 pm

Find another stock one if price is a concern.
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Post by ProPower engines » Mon May 18, 2009 12:12 am

If you are worried about cost your local wrecking yard may be able to supply a balancer for under 100$
If you care about the engine there are lots of options for an additional 50$
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Post by jaywill » Mon May 18, 2009 3:42 am

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Post by Speedbump » Mon May 18, 2009 10:16 am

Bought that exact balancer for an internal 496. Looks like a decent piece and I've had good luck with Pioneer over the years. I DID have to hone the balancer to fit the snout of an offshore crank. Be aware of that before you hurt something. Also, if you don't need "SFI" pioneer sells them for under $100 but they are external, I think.
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Post by jaywill » Mon May 18, 2009 4:46 pm

Speedbump wrote:Bought that exact balancer for an internal 496. Looks like a decent piece and I've had good luck with Pioneer over the years. I DID have to hone the balancer to fit the snout of an offshore crank. Be aware of that before you hurt something. Also, if you don't need "SFI" pioneer sells them for under $100 but they are external, I think.

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Post by jaywill » Thu May 21, 2009 8:33 pm

i got a powerbond :D
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Post by Speedbump » Fri May 22, 2009 10:35 am

So did I. That's one of the reasons I thought it was a reasonable deal for an under 7K rpm engine. Heard that Pioneer acquired the Powerbond brand but don't know for sure.
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Post by Speedzz » Sun Jul 26, 2009 11:51 pm

Powerbond used to supply Pioneer. Not sure they do now though.

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Post by Notalent » Mon Jul 27, 2009 4:51 pm

Powerbond or Pioneer, you cant go wrong on quality or price.
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Post by Y BE AVG » Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:57 am

Anybody that can't afford ATI we usually try to steer them toward powerbond. Good product for the money.
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Post by Horndog » Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:11 am

Good and cheap engine parts seldom can be used in the same context......
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