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How to Check Crankshaft End Play

Checking and setting proper crankshaft end play is a vital engine-building step. We show you how to do the job in this tech segment. 

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How to Check Bearing Clearances

Verifying and adjusting bearing clearance is one of the most critical aspects of building an engine. In this segment, we dive into the mechanics of how to measure your crank, connecting rods, and bearings. 

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K1 Rotating Assemblies Make Engine Building Easy

A successful engine build begins with the right components. K1 Technology’s rotating assemblies give you a head start with high-quality internals that are perfectly matched, with no guesswork.

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Go Big or Go Home With K1 Technologies LS Stroker Crankshafts

K1 is flush with LS stroker crankshafts to take your block from boring to big-inch. 

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K1's Ultimate LS Swap Cranks Let You Personalize Your LS Stroker Crankshaft

LS engines are all about interchangeability and swap-ability. K1's line of LS7 crankshafts makes it possible to add factory dry-sump oiling to any Gen III/IV LS engines. 

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What is a Narrow Bearing?

Engine building is all about the details, and choosing the right set of engine bearings to match your crankshaft is an important one! Inside we investigate what a narrow bearing is and when you should use them.

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What is Deck Height? How to Calculate and What it Means

Deck height is a vital engine measurement that dictates rod length, crankshaft stroke, piston-to-head clearance, and so much more. Here, we define deck height, how to measure it, and its impact on your next engine build. 

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Tips to Know Before You Build a Chevy Stroker Engine

Planning a stroker build? Here are a few things you should know before you get started.

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Moto IQ Shows You How to Build a Coyote Engine for Any Budget!

Our friends at Moto IQ show you how to build a Coyote engine within your budget! 

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Which LS Connecting Rod is Right for My Build: 6.098in vs 6.125in

Small changes offer big benefits when it comes to selecting aftermarket rods for your next Chevy LS engine build. Here’s a look at how rod length affects the performance and durability of an engine - and you thought you’d never use that Geometry..

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