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PostPost by: mike+2s130 » Mon Aug 02, 2004 9:37 pm

burton are now producing new engine blocks.they are apparently being produced in cast iron and alloy.hope this is of some use to anyone .
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PostPost by: brian wilson » Tue Aug 03, 2004 12:11 am

Yes, but have you seen the cost?

Over 3,000.00 pounds or $7,500.00 (Australian) plus freight, plus import duty, plus GST. Could be $10,000.00 landed here.

A Zetec/Toyota conversion makes sense
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PostPost by: bvt » Tue Aug 03, 2004 9:06 am

I have two NOS Square cap L blocks, inc main caps etc...
Picked them up from a guy clearing out an old Ford dealership years ago..
I wonder how much would they be worth!!
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PostPost by: steveww » Tue Aug 03, 2004 2:54 pm

Looks like <a href='http://www.wilcoxengines.demon.co.uk/' target='_blank'>http://www.wilcoxengines.demon.co.uk/</a> can also supply new blocks for quite a lot less.
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