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Old 03-12-2003, 10:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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while browsing the net I came across several pictures of a 429 bigblock with tripower that sent me searching as to where I could get such an animal but haven't found any place yet, so if anyone knows where I could get one please let me know dual quads are no problem to find but trips would be awesome thanks
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Old 03-12-2003, 11:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I have a "FE" tri power intake, which will fit any FE block.comes with carbs and linkage, top and bottom of air cleaner also. its for sale if interested??
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I have a "FE" tri power intake, which will fit any FE block.comes with carbs and linkage, top and bottom of air cleaner also. its for sale if interested??
Email me with info on that tri power set up.

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-FORD Tri-Power Information-

You will find information and a possible source above.
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Old 03-13-2003, 07:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Find yourself an OLD rodder from the late 70's -early 80's who might still have an old Offenhauser catalog. Offy use to make intakes for anything you could imagine. I know Offy did make a tri-power for 429's but the number escapes me. Is this the picture you found?

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Old 03-13-2003, 08:31 PM   #6 (permalink)
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yes thats the picture I found and you say offy used to make them, I guess thats a start I didn't know who made it. I have a few bigblocks and will probably put one in my 65 fairlane and a trip setup would be the thing I'd like to use on it. I have a set of matching AFBs if I were to go with the dual quad intake
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Beautifull setup. Looks like the '57 Olds
J2 top end.

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Old 03-15-2003, 06:01 PM   #8 (permalink)
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While on the subject, did anybody ever make a small block tripower setup?
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Old 03-15-2003, 06:07 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Ford made and sold a few small block tripower setups but it will cost about 2K at a swap meet complete, dont know if there are any aftermarket offerings.
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Old 03-15-2003, 06:39 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Get 'em now, no waiting...

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...category=38634
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"While on the subject, did anybody ever make a small block tripower setup?"


Don't forget Holman Moody (yes THAT Holman Moody) still makes them: http://www.holmanmoody.com/parts/hardpart.htm .
I think blue Thunder still makes them too: http://www.bluethunderauto.com/ , http://www.cobranda.com/GetItemDetai...D=344&DeptID=6 .


A little off topic, I just got the new book on Holman Moody for my birthday- it kicks ass!

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Old 03-16-2003, 12:02 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Quote "A little off topic, I just got the new book on Holman Moody for my birthday- it kicks ass!"
Dragman....You sneaked a birthday by and didn't tell us! What other goodies ya get (car related)
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