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Ohio Crankshaft
5453 ST RT 49 S
Greenville, OH 45331

Phone: 937-548-7113
Fax: 937-548-4603
1-800-333-7113

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The Ohio Crankshaft archives is a great source of past specials, news and previous product releases.
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6/2/15 - The King of Illinois - We have joined with Jegs and Luke Bogacki to sponsor the king all cash race at the Summer Door Car Shootout, July 17-19 at the I-57 Dragstrip.

5/28/14 - Want a nice bike? - View the RacingJunk.com advertisement for the nicest Sportster around. 5000 miles, one owner, not a scratch on it. Some extra chrome. This is the most desirable model with forward controls and bigger fuel tank.
e-mail aj481x@aol.com


5/14/15 - Ohio Crank Teams with 3 Time Champion - Ohio Crankshaft has teamed up with Russ Morseman to test some engine parts in 2015. Russ' record includes:
- 2014 Woodhull Raceway Sportsman Track Champion
- 2013 Woodhull Raceway Sportsman King Of The Ring Champion
- 2012 Woodhull Raceway Sportsman Modified Rookie of the year
- 2011 Blackrock Speedway Sportsman Modified Rookie of the year
- 2009,2010 Woodhull Raceway Street Stock Track Champion
5/7/15- Pontiacs - We have almost all Pontiac 4340 cranks in stock.
5/7/15- Two Barrel Carbs - We just finished a long series of dyno tests on SBC engines restricted to 2 barrel carbs. Call for info.

5/1/15 - More Grinding Power - A new Berco crankshaft grinder being delivered by Baker Equipment.

Take a tour of Ohio Crankshaft's shop here!
5/1/15 - Back In Stock - LS 4.1", 351 Ford Cleveland and Windsor 4" internal balance.

3/17/15 - NEW Merlin Block - We have in stock the new MERLIN III 9.850" block that let's you go up to 603 Cu. in. in a short deck with no special parts required.

Ohio Crankshaft w ill be announcing rotating assemblies and short blocks soon.

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2/28/15 - Back In Stock - 460 Ford cranks 4.3" and 4.6", Chevrolet 454 4.25" w/ 1 pc. seal, a few Pontiac 4340 400x.3.75.

2/27/15 - Crankshaft Repair - We repair, weld, grind, etc. most types of crankshafts including large diesels. We do not charge you to look at them.

Box them good, ship in with a note clearly stating what you want to do and include a daytime phone number. *Note non repairable cranks will be scrapped in 45 days unless you want them shipped back.


2/26/15 - Bushed Lifter Bores - As cams and springs get more aggressive, lifter bore issues are becoming more common. We can CNC machine all SBC and BBC blocks up to .904".

Take a tour of our entire shop, including our machinery features, with our online shop tour.


2/24/15 - LS Long Stroke - Ohio Crankshaft has a limited amount of 4.25" stroke cranks for the more adventurous LS engine builders.

2/21/15 - Nostalgia AA Gassers - We have joined as a sponsor for this very cool series. How can you not enjoy watching Jim Oddy tune on a AA gasser? Visit nostalgiaaagassers.com

2/20/15 - Going Around - Watch our ads every month is Speedway Illustrated for more new stuff.

2/19/15 - New Crankshaft Blems List - Selection of 454 cranks, 5140, 4340, ProMax and cast. Also 460 crankshafts

These crakshafts are brand new but required machining beyond standard journal dimensions are listed on our latest Racing Junk advertisement.

2/16/15 - 582 Prototype - We have finished the testing on our new 582 16 degree motor and the prototype engine is now for sale.

Call Scott at (800) 333-7113 for pricing..

2/11/15 - CHEVY LS - These motors are becoming extremely popular and we have the cranks and rods and are also building many complete engine configurations.
2/10/15 - Attaboy Frank Paladino - Winning the Eldora Speedway 2014 stock car championship with Ohio Crankshaft engine components. View our extensive attaboy pages.

photo credt - J&T Photos

2/9/15 - PARTS - Ohio Crankshaft is a distributor for almost all of the major engine parts companies. Save on rings and bearings as well as blocks, heads, etc. See just part of our line card on the right. >>>

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1/6/15 - Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals - The Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals will be back at Lyons Raceway Park in Linton Indiana on June 11 through 14.

1/6/15 GARAGE SALE - Over 45 years we have accumulated a lot of "stuff" and are going to clean it up. We have pistons, heads, cranks, and a lot of other parts. Watch this page for updates. Example: SBC 3.8" crank, one dyno run, small scratch on one main, $350


View the full description and pricing on our complete
engines page
11/18/14 - NEW 16 Degree 582 makes 1100HP!
First dyno test on this combination using the new Bill Mitchell 16 degree heads yielded 1,091 Horsepower using a carb not maxxed for this combination. 1100+ will be no problem with a little tuning. This is an ideal motor for fast brackets or to speed up your 8.90/9.90 program.
Call Scott for more info


Trying new intake manofold combinations,
STAY TUNED!

11/16/14 - SEE OHIO CRANKSHAFT AT THE PRI SHOW - Dec 12th, 13th and 14th
See us same spot as last year, Booth #4443.
Will have the new 1100HP 16 degree 582 BBC.

11/15/14 - Winter Engine Refresh - Need to get engines in soon. Call us for help on shipping.

11/13/14 - HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - Closed November 27th to 30th, Closed December 25th to 28th and Closed January 1st - HAPPY HOLIDAYS


10/23/14 - New 16 Degree Big Block Chevy - Ready to start dyno testing a 582 with the new Bill Mitchell 16 degree heads.

10/19/14 - New Ohio Crankshaft Blems List - Wide assortment of crankshafts that are brand new but required machining beyond standard journal dimensions are listed on our latest Racing Junk advertisement.


9/25/14 - 598 Shortblock combo sale $6950 - View our RacingJunk.com advertisement for a deal.

See more letters to Ohio Crank on the Racer's Letters Page 9/24/14 - Thank you for input- Stan,
Hey I just wanted to let you know that we got our blown dragster to run a 5.991 @ 236.51 last Friday night. This is the very first 5 second pass out of a Pontiac powered car. Wanted to say thank you for your valued input and tech help. We haven’t had a single issue with the engine all year thanks to your input.


- Thanks again,
Jeff Kauffman

9/23/14 - 440/Hemi Cranks - In stock right now in all sizes. Also have a few 3.75" and 4.150" with big block Chevy journals.

9/23/14 - The boss is back - After a few weeks of flirting with nurses Stan is back on the job.


9/21/14 - Had it together for 5 years - Hi Stan,
Wanted to say thanks for the superior quality of your products. I purchased 511 mopar stroker kit and the car has been deadly consistent and have had it together for 5 years. Here's a pic sporting Ohio Crank sticker
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- Thanks,
“Dr Mopar” Dan Rodgers

9/20/14 - Pontiac 4340 400/3.75 Crankshafts - A few in stock, but they never last long.


9/5/14 - BIG ATTAGIRL to Michelle Furr - Michelle was the Winner Friday in her Ohio Crankshaft powered Super Comp dragster in the DRAW/RFC Super Comp Shootout at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, North Central Division, event at Beech Bend Raceway Park

9/4/14 - Aluminum Blocks In-Stock - We have Bill Mitchell Products aluminum blocks in stock for your next engine project.

Small block and big block Chevy both in stock. From street to race engines.

View our complete blocks and rotating assemblies pages
8/20/14 - ATTABOY GANG Hats off to Kathy and Bob Floch and the entire "Bullet Bob" gang with Don Blackshear behind the wheel. Using the Ohio Crank Nostalgia Nitro crankshaft the team has won IHRA Nitro Altered at Bradenton and Maryland International. Way to go.

8/5/14 - ONE ONLY - 598 big block Chevy website special - 598 big block Chevy Short block and Brodix head Package - Brodix BB3XTRA 345 Heads, !
FEL PRO head gaskets, Merlin III 10.2 block, Ohio Crankshaft 4340 4.500 crank,
Ohio Crankshaf H6700 rods, SRP 14.2 comp. pistons, plasma moly rings, race bearings.
SHORT BLOCK INTERNALLY BALANCED AND ASSEMBLED!
$6950.00 - SAVE $550.00!.


7/23/14 - Rob Jumper, Wins with new Ohio Crank 632 - Check out the Ohio Crank letters page to see many great success stories with our products. Rob says, "Thanks Stan, First win in my dragster with an Ohio Crankshaft 632, dialed 7.38 all day long."

8/23/14 - Thank You
Thank you for the 620 motor I am very happy The truck ran 6.03 first pass and faster every pass. running 5.90s . this is a 3500# lbs all steel truck... with me in it!
-Hobart Ambuehl, Midlothian Tx.

See more racer and rodder product and service reviews on our letters page.

7/22/14 - Ohio Crankshaft racers have big week - Shawn Bowen won Nitro Funny Car at the IHRA Nitro Jam in Cordova, BJ Sexton won T/D Dragster at the NHRA Division 3 at National Trails, Rusty Cook scored a runner up at the Summit Nationals at Norwalk and bracket ace Eric Bowling added two more wins to his long list.


- Photo by James Sisk
7/1/14 - Good Car, Great Driving - Ted Peters wins the the Nostalgia Pro Stock Association’s “Black Arrow Cup” at Sikeston Raceway with Ohio Crankshaft. See full event coverage here at Competition Plus.

6/22/14 - Congratulations to everyone at the Ohio Crankshaft 2014 No Box Nationals - Congrats to Triple O Promotions for creating the largest of their No Box Nationals events to date. See the event coverage here.

6/5/13 - Attaboy Eric Bowling - Starting the month of May off at Muncie Dragway Eric Bowling would roll through the competition with an average reaction time of .513 through 7 rounds of competition.

See more on Eric and other racer accomplishments on the attaboy page.


5/28/13 - New Crankshaft Blems List - Wide assortment of Cast Ford, 4340 BBC, Cast BBC, 4340 Pontiac 455 and 4340 Ford 351C crankshafts that are brand new but required machining beyond standard journal dimensions are listed on our latest Racing Junk advertisement.
5/5/14 - Cinco de Mayo - Cerveza para todos
5/1/14 - BLACK SMOKE - We do not sell cranks for diesels but we do repair and modify shafts used in all kinds of truck and tractor pulling.
4/29/14 - New Blems List - Will post a new list next week
4/16/14 - Atta Boy Bob - Bob Downey scores his first Pro class win at National Trail Raceway with his Ohio Crankshaft 421 small block Chevy.

3/5/14 - NEW Dart 305 Blocks In Stock - Ohio Crankshaft has the new Little M 305, Dart 5-liter engine block. The premium replacement small-block features a Brinell hardness rating of 220 which is the same properties employed in all Dart race-series blocks, but with smaller cylinder bores and full water jacket construction. Blind-tapped head bolt holes are used throughout.

2/20/14 - New lower prices on our popular 620 sportsman shortblock starting at $4345 - At Ohio Crankshaft, we always work to find the best components combined with the best pricing for our package specials.

We now pass on new lower prices on our popular 620 sportsman shortblock that features SRP Pistons, Ohio Crankshaft H-beam rods and our own 4340 4.750 crankshaft. See our Chevy big block shortblock page for more info.
2/4/14 - Back In The Black - 4340 small block Chevy, 400x3.48, 460 Ford 4.140" and Chrysler 340x4" are back in stock. Current inventory is close to 1100 total cranks.
2/3/14 - 355/360 Rules? - Call us about a really trick shortblock, big bore short stroke.

2/3/14 - Pump Gas Engine Packages - We have several pump gas engines available. These dyno-proven engine combinations are ideal for street and marine, but also many bracket racers are switching because of cost, reliability and convenience.

Check the Ohio Crankshaft complete engine page.

1/30/14 - New crankshaft blems sale list - View the latest Ohio Crank blem specials here. including new big block Chevy, small block Chevy, Pontiac 400, 4340 Chrysler, cast Ford 460 and 4340 Ford 351 cranks
1/28/14 - Big block Chevy rebuild kits - Total Seal rings, King or Federal Mogul Bearings, FelPro Gaskets, Melling Full Roller Timing Set and High Volume Oil Pump ** $575 **
454 to 632 Over and Undersizes Available

1/16/14 - 7th Annual Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals - Will be held again at Lyons Raceway Park, Lyons Indiana. More info announced soon.

View2014 No Box Nationals flyer on the Ohio Crankshaft Media Page.

1/13/14 - Rings 'n bearings - Ohio Crankshaft maintains a huge inventory of all internal engine parts. Great prices and fast shipping.
1/13/14 - 4.25" stroke LS cranks available - 4.25"stroke, 2.1" rods, 58 tooth.

Very limited supply
$895

12/19/13 - PRI... *WOW* - Crowds were huge, especially on Friday and Saturday. If you stopped at the booth but didn't get all the info you wanted, call us at 800-333-7113

10/24/13 - PRI SHOW - Dec 12th, 13th and 14th
Booth 4443 - Bigger booth, more stuff, stop and see us.
8/17/13 - 598 Nitrous shortblock SALE - Visit the ad on Racingjunk.com
10/16/13 - New SBC crankshaft featuring BBC snout dimensions listed on our SBC Cranks Page - Sizes and pricing are available for our five new crankshaft part numbers that feature 4340 nitrided material, smaller lightening holes and redesigned counter weights for more strength front to back. Optional heat treating and tempering process also available.
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9/30/13 - Winning one for the home team! - A win for the home team - Chip Heindl, Ohio Crankshaft engine assembler, wins another Muncie Dragway Quick 16
9/27/13 - KING Bearings - We are now stocking the popular King racing bearings, in addition to Federal Mogul and Clevite.
9/25/13 - New Bill Mitchell Aluminum Blocks listed - Visit our Ohio Crankshaft bare blocks page to view new small and big block Chevy blocks. Prepared by Ohio crank, they feature stroke clearanced, specialized bore sizes and much more on our blocks page.
Rusty's trusty Corvette competes with a Brodix/Ohio Crank 598 engine package. 9/24/13 - ATTABOY - Rusty Cook Scores His First Sports nationals Win in his Ohio Crankshaft Corvette - Congratulations to Rusty for taking the Sportsnationals Super/gas championship at Columbus this past weekend.

See more Ohio Crank winners on out attaboy page.
9/20/13 - Limited Quantity Merlin III Race Block - Visit our blocks page to see our bare block listings including a limited quantity of Merlin III 9.8 blocks featuring: .904 bushed lifter bores, 55mm babbitt cam tunnel, square decked, stroker clearanced to 4.375 and cam bearings installed. All with special pricing on our blocks page.
9/18/13 - ATTABOY - Shawn Bowen wins Drag Racing Online Nitro Funny Car Championship - Congratulations to the whole team, to win a season championship takes determination and reliability. Shawn relies on the Ohio Crankshaft Nostalgia Nitro crank.

See more Ohio Crank winners on out attaboy page.
9/10/13 - Ohio Crankshaft announces new SBC crankshaft - A new series of heavy duty small block Chevy cranks with the big block Chevy front snout. These now 4340 cranks not only the BBC snout, but also smaller lightening holes and redesigned counter weights for more strength front to back. See more info on our press release/media page.
8/28/13 - Need a 620? - Two in stock ready to ship. One available with EFI.
8/26/13 - ATTAGIRL - Furr wins NHRA Bowling Green - Michelle Furr won the 10.90 at Bowling Green, also several rounds with the 8.90 car, both with Ohio Crankshaft power. See many more Ohio Crank powered winners an our attaboy page.

8/23/13 - Cranks Back In Stock - 4340 460 Ford 4.5", 4340 small block Chevy 350 x 3.25" and 4340 small block Chevy 400 x 4" ready to go.
8/22/13 - See specifics on our new 421 Dirt Special Small Block Chevy - Visit our Ohio Crankshaft complete engines page to see the 421 Motown Block, 4340 crank, Brodx head dirt track combination.


The most popular rod at Ohio Crankshaft for many years has been the Extreme Duty I-beam model. Until now it was only available in larger sizes for such applications as the big block Chevy and Chrysler engines.
8/9/13 - Now Shipping - New Extreme Duty Small Block Chevy Connecting Rod - To create a smaller package with light weight, good clearance, and 7/16” bolts has been an engineering challenge. This new SBC rod design maintains the proven I-beam strength that is designed into the Ohio Crankshaft Extreme Duty model line.

The new small block Chevy Extreme Duty I-beam rod is now in stock in the most popular 6” length, and more sizes will be available later in the year. Scott Ray at Ohio crank comments, “Customers have been requesting this rod for years, and we are really happy to finally be shipping them.” See more on the Extreme Duty line of rods.
8/5/13 - BIG SNOUTS !!! - The all new small block Chevrolet cranks with big block snouts will be available very soon. They will be in 3.48", 3.75", and 4" strokes, both 350 and 400 main sizes.
8/5/13 - New Racer's Letters - Check out the Ohio Crank Racer's Letters page to see some new comments from our fast friends.

8/1/13 - HEMI 5.7/6.1 Rotating Assemblies - We are now building several rotating assemblies, using Diamond pistons and the new Ohio Crankshaft 4340 crankshafts.

We can match all the HEMI head types, etc. Call 1-800-333-7113 for info on your combination.

7/27/13 - Attaboy Eric Bowling - Taking control of his season second half, Eric Bowling is taking his freshly overhauled small block Blazer to a number of finals.

See Eric's accomplishments along with a number of other featured racers that are accomplishing wins with Ohio Crank power.

7/25/13 - PROCHARGER - Ohio Crankshaft is now a factory authorized dealer.

7/22/13 - Kevin Fisher Wins IHRA at Grand Bend - Kevin Fisher and the Ohio Crankshaft powered Top Dragster win at Grand Bend.

Kevin uses a ProCharged 547 Big Block Chevy combination with exceptional results of reliable horsepower.
7/11/13 - New Ohio Crankshaft 427 Pump Gas Small Block Chevy Shortblock - Features Ohio Crankshaft 4340 x 4.00 crank, Dart SHP block, Ohio Crank 6.00" length H6000 H-beam rods, Mahle pistons and rings. Starting at $3,495 unsalable - see SBC shortblocks page for details.

7/9/13 - LS Hybrid Prototype Engine Available - See our Racing Junk advertisement. Complete engine with carb, made 813 HP on our dyno, has about 8 dyno runs. Save over $2000. Uses standard SBC ignition. The new Motown hybrid iron block, uses all SBC accessories. Brodix 12 degree LS7 heads Sharp Rockers Diamond Pistons 13.5/1 Comp Custom Cam ProMax crank H-beam Rods w/ARP2000 bolts.
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7/8/13 - In Stock New FAST EFI - Ohio Crankshaft has the new FAST EFI 2.0 in stock. Is it time to take your hot rod to the twenty first century?
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6/16/13 - Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals Results - Congratulation to all of the 2013 winners and thank you to all of the entrants for making once again a great event. See the results on this ohiocrank.com results page.
6/17/13 - Nice Job Phil - Indiana racer Phil Lake recently bought a complete Ohio Crankshaft 765 5" bore center engine unassembled. Took it home, built the engine, wired and plumbed it, brought it back for dyno. Started and ran perfectly, made over 1400 Horsepower on first hit.
5/8/13 - NEW Hemi Cranks are HERE - For Late model 5.7/6.1 Hemi - 3.795" and 4.050" stroke cranks made of 4340 material in stock. See MOPAR crank page. Rotating assemblies also available.

4/29/13 - Fisher # 1, Then Wet - Kevin Fisher and the Ohio Crankshaft ProCharger dragster qualified #1 in the X-DRL race at Bristol, but then 2 days of rain sent them home dreaming about what might have been.
4/23/13 - Attagirl Ashley - Ashley Bach scored the R.U. at the first Jegs Super Quick of the year at Gateway.
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4/19/13 - 5.7/6.1 HEMI In the next week - We will have 3.79" and 4.050" crankshafts as well as rotating assemblies available for these popular new engines.

3/23/13 - New 632 Marine Engine - Smooth, powerful, check complete engine page.

See complete engine details plus view the 720 HP and 900 ft lb of torque at 3500 rpm dyno sheet on our Ohio CrankShaft Engines Page.

3/15/13 - Ohio Crankshaft partners with
Phlipot-Garke Racing -
O.C. has joined with Phlipot-Garke racing to test a new 18 degree dirt track engine combination in 2013. Watch for news updates.

2/28/13 - Bunch of stuff on Racing Junk - Including a new crank blem list - Visit our Website Specials page.

This stuff has gotta go, if you don't like the price, make an offer.
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2/26/13 - Cranks Back in Stock - 440/Hemi 3.75", 4.25", 4.5" and Ford 4.3"
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2/6/12 - SAVE $1000 on a 620 - Prices are going up on the various name-brand components we use in our combination. We have one more at the old price of $10,995.

The the complete 620 engine combination, options and pricing on our Ohio Crank engines page.
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1/24/13 - NEW Crankshaft blems list special on Racing Junk - View the latest Ohio Crank blem specials here. including new big block Chevy, small block Chevy, Pontiac, Ford and Chrysler cranks. All cranks are new and just required additional machining beyond standard as noted with each.
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1/22/13 - PRO CHARGERS !!!!! - 1500 to 2000 dyno proven horsepower with Big Block Chevy combinations either fueled by Alcohol or E85

Call Stan for more info

1/19/13 - HEY... Uwannaseesumpitchers ? - We have expanded our shop tour page with some additional machining equipment and engine images.

Be sure and hit your refresh to see all of the new stuff.
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1/16/13 - Ready to ship - One 620, One LS1 Hybrid, 434-555-584 shortblocks ready to go...

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1/16/13 - World aluminum blocks in stock - Hemi, Wedge, Motown, Merlin.

Lighter is the surest way to make your car faster.

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1/14/13 - Workin' 7 to 5 - We are here to take your calls 7am to 5pm EST, Monday through Friday
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1/7/13 - Receiver Grooves Investment - We have added some new BHJ tooling to cut receiver grooves, both in new heads and repair jobs.
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1/5/13 - New 434 dynoed pump gas engine - Carb to pan - 580 horsepower
600 ft./lbs. of torque - see details on our engines page.

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1/4/13 - Aluminum block upgrades - Current special:

Upgrade from a small block Chevy iron block to World Aluminum block for only $1900

Upgrade from a big block Chevy iron block to World Aluminum block for only
$1700

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1/4/13 - Beat the increase! - All World and Dart iron blocks and Ohio Crankshaft shortblocks featuring these blocks will go up $100 on January 14th, 2013.

Put your order in to beat the manufacturer price increases. See our blocks page
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See Jeremy's and many other customer success stories on our Attaboy Page
11/10/12 - ATTABOY - to Peter Fitzpatrick for his 1959 Holden FC that won the Meguiar's Superstars "Champion of the Decade" Best of Breed: Street Machine, at Meguiar's MotorEx 2010 in Australia. The 440 cubic inch small block Chevy crafted by Ohio Crank sports a twin turbo'd, electronic fuel injected combination.

Check out more on the Holden (including strip video!) and it's Ohio Crank engine specifications on our ATTABOY page.
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11/9/12 - View our National Dragster "Sponsor Spotlight" story - National Dragster created a biography piece on Ohio Crank that is now included on our about us page.
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11/9/12 - NEW Crankshaft blems list special on Racing Junk - View the latest Ohio Crank blem specials here. including new big block Chevy, small block Chevy, Pontiac and Ford cranks that required extra rod and main machine work to keep Ohio Crank quality specifications.
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11/5/12 - Jeremy Mason updated us from his 2012 racing season - With the 434 short block purchased 2 years ago, he is continuing his race success on the IHRA circuit. Jeremy hoped to repeat his first divisional championship from 2011 (also won with the Ohio Crank 434 engine).

He described his winning season in his dragster that resulted in 2 seasons of back-to-back championships.

Check out our racer's letters page to see Jeremy's and other customer testimonials.
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10/25/12 - Small block Chevy 4.125" cranks - Back in stock
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11/9/12 - New 620 combination featured on Ohio Crank engines page - The new 620 engine features components like Merlin III or Dart blocks, Merlin heads , Merlin X intake, Ohio Crankshaft 4340 forged 4.75" stroke crank, H-beam rods with ARP 2000 bolts, Canton pan, Comp cam, Fel-Pro gaskets, and Melling oil system. The the complete engine combination, options and pricing on our Ohio Crank engines page.
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10/25/12 - Pontiac Forged Cranks - All part numbers in stock
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10/23/12 - Bowling scores twice at Indy Fall Classic - Eric rolled into the NHRA Fall Classic National Open at Lucas Oil Raceway to win both Saturday AND Sunday in the Pro ET category.

See much more on Eric's recent accomplishments on our attaboy page.
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10/17/12 - Need a 620? - One ready to ship today
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10/8/12 - Back in the black - We have several crankshaft part numbers back in stock including 4.5" Fords, 4.375" Chevy and several of the ProMax small block Chevy.
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9/25/12 - Billet big block Chevy 4.25" and 4.75" crankshafts are back - In stock, but going fast
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9/20/12 - Special on one unclaimed 548 BBC short block kit - SAVE - Customer put a deposit on this and then backed out.

All the best parts. See the specific kit on this Racing Junk advertisement.
9/17/12 Lifter geometry - Lifter wear and breakage has become more of a problem on BBC engines with the new higher lift, long duration cam shafts. We are doing more engines with bushed and larger diameter lifters. Another thing to consider is going to higher ratio rockers to achieve higher lift.
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9/6/12 - BIG Overstock Sale Coming - Will be starting a big overstock clearance sale next week.

8/24/12 - NEW Project - Turbo small block Ford about ready to dyno.

8/16/12 - Lower Shipping Rates in Midwest - We have been able to make a shipping freight deal for a flat rate for 1 skid, up to 2,000 pounds to Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Wisconsin and West Virginia for $150.

8/15/12 - Kathy Fisher in final at IHRA
Nitro Jam -
Kathy took her new Quick/Rod dragster to the final round at the Martin Michigan Nitro Jam. Kathy relies on an Ohio Crankshaft 555 for horsepower and reliability. You can view much more on the Fisher Racing Team and other racers accomplishments on our attaboy page.

8/10/12 - Bowling wins NHRA Indiana State Championships - Lyons Dragstrip was the host of the NHRA Indiana State Championships for 2012 and Eric, a great Ohio Crankshaft customer, was able to take home the win and state championship plaque. See much more on Eric's recent accomplishments on our attaboy page.
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8/2/12 - Pontiac Forged Cranks - 50 more shafts in stock this week, but are selling fast.
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8/2/12 - Ready To Ship - 620 Complete, 632 Pump Gas Complete, LS Hybrid Complete, 555 Short Block, 434 Short Block.
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8/2/12 - 460 Ford 4.6" Cranks - 20 of these hard to find shafts in stock now.
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8/2/12 - LS 4" Cranks - These are back in stock

7/19/12 - New 406 and 434 Small Block Chevy combinations - Visit our engines page to see our new SBC longblocks with manifolds. Both packages include Dart Block, Ohio Crank Crankshaft and H-Beam rods, World or Dart Aluminum Heads, Harland Sharp Aluminum Rocker Arms, SFI Dampener, Canton or Moroso Oil Pan, Felpro Gaskets, ARP Fasteners, World OR Dart intake manifold and COMP Cams solid roller cam and lifters
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7/10/12 - Need A 620? - One ready to ship today
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7/8/12 - New Racer's Letter Posted - Check out the latest from Buddy Boyce who sent us a 632 update from his original letter back in 2008. Read both letters on our Ohio Crank racers letters page.

7/3/12 Rusty Cook has another great race in Chicago - Last year Rusty took the Corvette to the Jegs AllStar win, this year it was the Ohio Crank powered dragster in the NHRA Route 66 Super Comp finals.

6/27/12 - Michelle Furr just misses double at NHRA Atlanta - Michelle won the 10.90 class with her Camaro, then made it to 3 cars with her 8.90 dragster. Crew chief Rick Furr relies on Ohio Crankshaft power in both cars.

6/19/12 - Congratulations to everyone at the Ohio Crankshaft 2012 No Box Nationals - Congrats to Triple O Promotions for creating the largest of their No Box Nationals events to date. See the event coverage here.

Also another "Attaboy" goes out to Eric Bowling who continued his winning tear at the event on both Saturday and Sunday - see his continued win streak on our attaboy page.

6/4/12 - 501 Pontiac Dyno Run - Read all about the featured engine build at Precision Engine Tech Magazine featuring our forged steel stroker crankshaft.

Quotes from the 501 Pontiac build include: "In the short time we spent that day, our peak horsepower was recorded at 525.4 HP at 4900 rpm, and peak torque was a whopping 604.8 lb-ft at 4100 rpm, with timing set at 36 degrees. Obviously, the valvetrain and bottom end is certainly capable of handling much higher rpm." Read all about the 5 part engine build.
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Read more of Eric's spring 2012 accomplishments on the Ohio Crank attaboy page.
5/25/12 - Attaboy Eric - Ohio Crankshaft customer Eric Bowling has been on a tear this sing. He has been in 5 out of 6 finals at Brown County Dragway. He won the first season event at Edgewater Sports Park and opened the season at Lyons Dragway with a final round appearance. Just 2 weeks ago he went an amazing 22 rounds won at a large Lyons Dragway weekend event.

5/30/12 Attaboy Eric Update - Even more on Eric's Memorial Day winning streak including a win AND runner-up in the same race! View the attaboy page.
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3/27/12 - Latest Crankshaft Blems Sale List Posted - How about a 4340 SBC 3.75" 1pc 10r/10m for only $325 or a 5140 BBC 4.25" 10r/10m for only $375 - View 11 different crankshaft blem specials here on our latest Racingjunk.com advertisement.
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5/21/12 - Attaboy - First Test of New ProCharger Top Dragster Engine - On it's very first pass ever Kevin Fisher took the Ohio Crankshaft ProCharger BBC to a 6.64, followed with a 6.58 at Norwalk, qualifying in the middle of the fastest T/D field in history.

4/16/12 - MICHELLE OWNS CHARLOTTE !!!! - Michelle Furr takes her Ohio Crankshaft powered dragster to second straight Charlotte NHRA win.
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3/28/12 - NEW LS Hybrid 440 - 816 HP Complete info on engine page
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2/9/12 - Coming Soon 440 LS Hybrid - 440 cu.in. 12 degree Brodix, Motown hybrid block
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2/9/12 - 5th Annual Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals - view 2012 event flyer
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1/18/12 - Waits Brothers Join Kalitta - Andy and Jimmy Waits have joined the Kalitta Motorsports team, Andy working on heads for Doug and Jimmy doing the clutch for Alexis. Both are former crewmen on the Ohio Crankshaft Pro Mod.

1/18/12 - Short Blocks Ready Today -555 BBC, 434 SBC, 440 SBC, 434 pump gas, and one 620 BBC complete.

1/18/12 - Crankshafts! -We are working very hard to build our inventory and by the end of February. We will have well over 1000 shafts ready to ship.

1/18/12 -Diamond Pistons -We are continuing to expand our inventory of Diamond pistons, as well as maintaining a large stock of JE and SRP.
12/16/11 -Dart SHP 440 SBC Short Block on sale - Brand new 440 SBC with JE 14.5 pistons - view sale here

imis 12/15/11 -Eric Bowling 2 great seasons with Ohio Crankshaft - Read a complete article featuring Eric here.

11/5/11 - REHAB ! - Time to get those rebuilds and upgrades scheduled. We have a great program to help you with shipping. SPECIAL $100 off dyno charge with rebuilds.

11/5/11 - One Complete 620 - Ready to ship
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10/4/11 - DART 434 Short Block FREE SHIPPING - One 434 23 degree short block. JE Pistons, H-beam rods with ARP 2000, 4340 crank, CNC machined block. Free shipping in 48 states, one only available. - $4295
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9/21/11 - Bonnevile Salt Flats - The record setting Camaro of Gary Spencers running a Ohio Crankshaft shortblock...Record Speed 246.441 mph Sept. 13 on the Bonneville salt flats !!! Thanks Ohio Crankshaft !!!
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9/19/11 - Blonds have more fun !!! - Michelle Furr becomes only second woman ever to make two final rounds at an NHRA national event. Wins S/C, RU in S/S, at Charlotte.
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9/7/11 - FOUR IN A ROW! - A win for the home team - Chip Heindl, engine assembler in our shop, wins the Edgewater Sports Park Quick 8 again!
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7/20/11 - WAY overstocked on cast 383 cranks - 350 main, 3.75" stroke, 2 pc. seal, will internal balance. $125, 10 or more $100 ea.

7/14/11 - SHIPPING COSTS - Shipping cost continue to rise, with no end in sight. UPS, the freight lines, etc. now change prices daily based on "fuel surcharges". When ordering, try and ship to a business address if possible as this is always cheaper. Be absolutely sure that the address is correct as there is also another charge if they have to look for you. Include phone number. International shipments have gone up dramatically, if your order is not rush consider ocean transport instead of air.

7/12/11 - BIG Win for Rusty Cook - Rusty and Ohio Crankshaft win in the Jegs Allstars at Chicago

6/28/11 - Crank Blems Available - SBC, BBC, Ford, Pontiac and Chrysler Crankshafts that did not clean-up at standard. See our RacingJunk.com blem special selection.
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6/8/11 - Attaboy Chip! - A win for the home team - Chip Heindl, engine assembler in our shop, wins the Edgewater Sports Park Quick 8 again!
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5/20/11 - Pro Mod Tees - We have a limited number of Scott Ray Pro Mod souvenir T shirts. These are the ones sold at the NHRA races, they are very colorful, and available in most sizes including ladies. Sale priced at $10.
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5/3/11 - WINNERS - Rusty Cook won S/G at NHRA Indy putting him in the Jeg's All Star points lead, and Tim Menger won the season Opener at Muncie Dragway in one of the Ohio Crankshaft "house cars".

See many more racer accomplishments on the Ohio Crank Attaboy page.
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5/2/11 - CRASH - We have suffered a minor computer crash. If for any reason you have any problem relating to shipping, billing, etc. please call right away.
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4/15/11 - Billet BBC Cranks ready to ship - Due to huge demand we had run out of some popular sizes. We are shipping all numbers now but advise to order early. The lead time for material has gone from weeks to months.
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4/14/11 - E85 - We are building more and more engines to run on "moonshine". They are particularly popular in Europe where racing gas has reached astronomical prices. The usual combination is slightly lower compression and getting the right carb is what makes it all work.
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3/4/11 - Free Delivery to NHRA National Events - Our truck is at all NHRA national events that include the Pro Modifieds. Order early!
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3/3/11 - Our New 632 Pump Gas Engine - Will be featured in our springtime advertising. Some of the new engine features include: Merlin III 10.2 Block, Ohio Crankshaft 4340 x 4.750 forged crank, Ohio Crank 6.700" H-beam rods, JE flat top pistons, Comp Hydraulic Roller 684-685 cam, Merlin 350cc Heads.

You can also view the new engine component list and pricing on our complete engines page.
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3/1/11 - Jon on the phone - Due to the tragic loss of Chuck Heindl we are occasionally short handed on the phone. Jon Davenport, who has been with us several years, will be filling in when needed.
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2/5/11 - Scott Ray reloads for 2011 - Visit the Scott Ray Pro/Modified Racing Team page to read the latest on the teams 2011 efforts.
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1/12/11 - MOPAR 340/360 Cranks Are Back - We are back in stock on 340 and 360 Cast 4" stroke, 340 4340 4" and 340 4340 4.1".
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1/12/11 - ProMax Now Shipping - all Big Block Chevy except 4".
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1/4/11 - New ProMax Crankshafts - The new ProMax part numbers are listed in the LS, small block Chevy and big block Chevy crankshaft pages.

Many of the Ohio Crank rotating assemblies and short block part numbers also offer ProMax crankshaft options.
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1/3/11 - 460 Ford 4.6" Cranks Back in Stock - A limited supply available now #44604600 - $695 - see complete info on the Ford crankshaft page.
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1/2/11 - Ohio Crank Welcomes New International Outlet for Products - Welcome Super Shot Speed Equipment in Japan to our list of international sales outlets. Visit the Ohio Crank Worldwide Page to see our product dealers worldwide.
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12/29/10 - Ohio Crankshaft Introduces New ProMax Line of Crankshafts - Ohio Crankshaft announces a complete new line of ultra-high performance crankshafts for big block, small block and LS Chevrolet engines. Ohio Crankshaft GM Scott Ray commented " These shafts are taking the mid price racing crankshafts to a new level of performance and durability." For more information on the new ProMax line of crankshafts, see our ProMax BBC press release on our media page.
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12/28/10 - Boat Guys Too! - Visit our customers letters page to read about Brent Smith's 555 powered Checkmate boat.
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12/27/10 - Giant Year End Clearance - See our full page ad in the year-end National Dragster or visit our media page to view a PDF of our clearance specials while supplies last.
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12/16/10 - How Cool Is This? - Today we are dyno testing a polished hemi with 10/71 blower for a customer's show car/ street rod.

Custom engine kits to one-off specialized engines are only a quote away at Ohio Crank. Call Stan at 937-548-7113.
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12/15/10 Holiday Schedule - We will work Thursday 12/23 until 5 PM, then be closed until Monday. Will work normal hours New Years week. Watch for a bunch of new "stuff" in January.
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12/14/10 Chrysler 360/425 Stroker Kits - At present we have these kits in stock +.030, +.040, +.070 bore sizes.
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12/14/10 Spam Filters - E-mails are sometimes taken out by spam filters for no apparent reason. If you think we have not responded to your's please contact us again.
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7/26/10 - New Ohio Crankshaft LS Crankshafts now available - The new LS 4340 crankshafts are now available. Light weight 49#, gun drilled mains, internal balance, available in 24X or 58X. Pictured is the new 4.000 stroke unit.
View the Chevrolet LS Crankshaft Page for numbers and pricing.
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12/3/10 - REHAB Shipping - If you need help in shipping your engine for winter overhaul we can handle all of the arrangements for you. Please try to schedule as early as possible.
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11/12/10 - View All of our Current Website Specials - Limited quantities available on website-only and blem/specials, located on our Racing Junk Specials page for a limited time.
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11/8/10 - Racers' Letters - YOU GUYS ROCK! - Sandra Marshall of Big Upset Racing is the first female to EVER in NHRA Division 4 Super/Pro championship! Read her "Attagirl" in our Racers' Letters page.
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11/7/10 - NEW 665 Big Block Chevy Short Block Featured - View the new 665 on the BBC Short Block page. featuring a Dart 11.1 Pro Block, Ohio Crank 4340 forged 5.00 crank, Custom JE pistons and many options available.
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10/2/10 - Racers' letters - The Little 355 is Honking Right Along! - Thanks for your help personally and all that Ohio Crankshaft has done in providing parts and especially parts in a hurry! Read much more from Ricky Dyer and Brad Swift in the Racers' Letters page.
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9/29/10 - Congrats to Bill Ierna, NHRA King of The Track Win - Bill scored at the September King of the Track event at Bradenton Florida. "Your short blocks and rotating assemblies are bullet proof. I use them in all my customers engines as well as my own."

Read more of Bill's note
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9/28/10 - 4340 Pontiac Crankshafts - Two new additions on the Pontiac Crank page. See our new 4340 forged 428 crank with 4" stroke w/ Pontiac rod journal and our new 4340 forged 455 crank with 4.5" stroke and BBC rod journal.
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9/20/10 - Close, but No Wally for Scott Ray at Concord - Scott Ray made it to the trophy round at the O'Reilly Auto Parts Nationals but was unable to make the call against Melanie Troxel in the finals. "It was a big disappointment but we still had a great weekend" said Scott. Read more on the tam accomplishments on the Scott Ray Pro/Modified page.
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9/15/10 - Rusty Cook takes Ohio Crank powered Corvette to Super/Gas Win at Commerce Georgia - Congratulations to Theresa & Rusty for winning Super/Gas at the September Atlanta Dragway LODRS event.

See many more racer accomplishments on the Ohio Crank Attaboy page.
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9/6/10 - 4340 Pontiac Crankshafts - Inventory is good right now.
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8/24/10 - New List of Crankshafts on the Web Specials Page - View our list of special sale crankshafts that are brand new but required machining beyond standard journal dimensions, otherwise perfect. Ohio Crankshaft Website Specials page.
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8/10/10 - Visit the Racer's Letters Page - A long list of satisfied customers made up the racers letters page. See the latest from customer Greg Farmer and read how he and his local machine shop were happy with the "spot on" 540 rotating assembly he ordered.
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8/4/10 - New Ohio Crank Chevy LS series Rotating Assemblies - With our new LS 4340 crankshafts comes the announcement that complete LS2/LS3/LS6/L92 rotating assemblies. Our first assembly is listed on our Chevy LS rotating assembly page with more to come.
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7/22/10 - New 4.00" stroke Small Block Chevy crank part number - Visit the Small block Chevy crankshaft listing to see out additional part# 43504000 that is a SBC 4340 crank featuring 350 main journals and a 4" stroke.
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7/16/10 - 400 - 406 Small Block Chevy Short Block Combination - Visit the Small Block Chevy Short Block Page to see the new 400 - 406 short block featuring Dart SHP Block, Ohio Crank 4340 3.50 x 3.750 crankshaft, Ohio Crank 6.000 H Beam rods and much more starting at only $3,195
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7/12/10 - Attaboy Rusty - Rusty Cook wins Super/Comp at NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing points Meet at Stanton Michigan.

See many racer/customers on the Ohio Crank attaboy page.

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7/11/10 - Attaboy Chip - Chip Heindl wins Quick16 at Edgewater Sports Park in Cleves Ohio.
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7/6/10 - Rudys Sweep IHRA Clay City - Bill and Connie Rudy doubled up at The July 4th IHRA points meet in Clay City KY. Connie won Hot Rod on Sat. and Bill came back with the Quick Rod win on Sunday.
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6/28/10 - Latest Crank Blems List - Only here on ohiocrank.com in the website specials page. SBC, BBC, Pontiac, Chrysler and for crank specials. All crankshafts are brand new but required machining beyond standard journal dimensions, otherwise perfect.
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5/27/10 - Attaboy to Anthony Bronge - Ohio Crankshaft customer Anthony Bronge drove is Nitro Notalgia funny car to the final round at St Louis.

See more Anthony and many more racer/customers on the Ohio Crank attaboy page.
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5/27/10 - SNEAK PEAK - The all new Ohio Crankshaft BBC Ultra Crank.

Bookmark ohiocrank.com. We update the website often with the latest news and the latest technology.
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5/26/10 - LS Stuff - In the next few weeks we will have our LS Chevrolet cranks, rods, and rotating assemblies ready to ship. Dyno and track testing is complete.
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5/24/10 - Free Delivery to upcoming NHRA National Events - We can deliver parts free to the upcoming NHRA races at Englishtown, Bristol, and Norwalk. Please order early.
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5/20/10 - Television Poll Completed - Stop by ohiocrank.com often, we throw a poll up every now and then on racing topics. See the results from previous polls we have put up for vote including the most recent that says a majority of racers visit the couch when racing is on TV!
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5/6/10 - Racers letters page gets a winning update from Jok Nicholson - "Run #390 for our Super Series Chevy your shop built for us was a final round S/Pro win at Cedar Falls Raceway at their season opening weekend. Same crank, rods, (replaced pistons after I used wrong oil), camshaft, springs, heads, etc since you built it in 2007."

Read more about the 620, now 632 engine combo on our racers letters page.
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5/03/10 - NO BOXERS - Mark your calendar - The 3rd annual Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals is coming up at O'Reilly Raceway Park June 26th and 27th, 2010 featuring three 5,000 purse races. See the flyer and downloadable color PDF on our media page for more information.
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4/28/10 - Attention T/S-T/D-Q/8 Racers - We are offering a large (really large) discount on a 763 motor in return for advertising our products. View the Ohio Crank 763 engine package on the complete engines page and call Stan or Scott for details.
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4/26/10 - Another Ohio Crank 620 winning engine - Visit the racer's letters page and see the letter from Chris and Forest Williams on their 8 round win at Beech Bend with their Ohio Crank 620 engine. Chris and Forest's letter adds to over 2 dozen racer testimonials on our racers letters page.
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4/12/10 - FREE TEE - A free Ohio Crankshaft Tee shirt with every order, but you gotta ask. (and give your size). Limited time.
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4/10/10 - Poll Results - Every once in awhile, Ohio Crank throws up a full poll to vote on. Make sure to visit back often to vote and see the results on our poll results page.
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3/24/10 - New 383 Small Block Chevy cast crankshaft now in stock - A cast crank for 383 applications featuring internal balance.

Same price, just specify when ordering.
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2/25/10 - Scott Ray, a new man in 2010 - "After spending most of last season at the doctors office I am really looking forward to Gainesville." Scott said "We have been in the NHRA Pro Mod series since the beginning, experiencing all of the ups and downs, and now thanks to Roger Burgess, NHRA, and Get Screened America we have what we always hoped for. Read more on Scott's re-entry into Pro/Modified on the Ohio Crank Pro/Mod team page .
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2/8/10 - New product press releases on the Ohio Crank media page - New product press releases and high resolution images are available to the media and customer viewing. Visit the press release area on the media page.
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2/6/10 - New Ohio Crankshaft 40 year logo - With the celebration of our 40th year of cranking out... well... cranks, look for our celebration logo on our advertising and out now "Ohio Crank Times" we will be handing out at the PRI Show and the World Drag Expo.
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1/13/09 - Help for Haiti - Calling all of our friends to please visit the Red Cross Haiti assistance page and please make a donation - large of small and visit the Red Cross website donation page.
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1/9/10 - Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals moves to Indy - New flyer for the Triple O Promotions 3rd Annual Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals will be held June 25-27th, 2010 at O’Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis.

See the downloadable flyer on the Ohio Crank Media Page
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1/6/10 - See our new National Parts Peddler full page ad - See many of our latest advertisements and sale flyers on our media page including the latest circle track oriented ad for National Parts Peddler Newspaper.
1/2/10 - Fuel system flow testing - Ohio Crankshaft offers complete fuel system service for supercharged and injected engines. Read more on our new specialty services page.
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12/30/09 - Some reading for a cold winter night - More than you thought you wanted to know about engine balancing as a new addition to our tech page, currently filled with various tech on cranks, engines and other components.
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12/29/09 - Note from Ohio Crank customer Jim Lowe "We won the Bracket Nationals in Las Vegas sporting a Ohio Crank crankshaft!"- Check out the Drag Racing Online Las Vegas Bracket Nationals story on Jim Lowe from Nisku Alberta Canada and his "Desperado" Chevy scoring the big win. Congratulations to Jim!
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12/14/09 - What could Ohio Crankshaft be doing with this funny car? - Stay tuned at ohiocrank.com
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12/2/09 - Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals moves to Indy - Triple O Promotions announced today that the 3rd Annual Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals will be held June 25-27th, 2010 at O’Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis.

The first two Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals were held at Bunker Hill Dragstrip in Kokomo, IN. “Steve Daniels and his crew at Bunker have been great to us and guided us from what started out as just an idea to the making’s of one of the best No Box races in the Midwest,” said Allyn Neff. “We felt apprehensive about switching venues but felt it was necessary in order to build our race up to its highest potential.”
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Read more on the Ohio Crank Pro/Modified racing team page.
11/2/09 - NHRA announces creation of new NHRA Get Screened America Pro Mod Drag Racing Series - New series will be recognized as the third competing at national events in 2010 - What began as an exhibition in 2001 has become a full-fledged series for 2010, it was announced today by NHRA. Made possible by funding from ProCare Rx and its current Get Screened America initiative, the 2010 NHRA Get Screened America Pro Mod Drag Racing Series will compete at 10 NHRA Full Throttle Series events and be televised on a tape-delay basis on ESPN2.
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no box flyer 10/30/09 - The NO BOX Nationals is back for 2010 - The Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals will be back with great new announcements to come. More details soon. Visit the Ohio Crankshaft media page to view the 2009 ad, the new No Box Nationals flyer will be up soon.
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9/21/09 - 5.87 !!!! TURBO Pro/Mod - Amazing performance by Brad Personett at Charlotte. Brad uses Ohio Crankshafts exclusively in the Big Stuff Camaro.
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. 9/20/09 - New letters - Jok Nicholson says about his Ohio crank 620, "We are running 7.60s and 4.70s with a 3.80 gear! Shifting at 6700 and it hits the stripe at 6800 and 181 mph."

Visit the Drag Racing Online Project Dragster page and the Ohio Crank Racers Letters Page to see the latest words from our customers.
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9/10/09 - NEW STUFF - We have added several new short blocks and rotating assemblies to the web site. Take a look around !
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8/22/09 - Ohio Crankshaft is the featured sponsor at the Get Screened America Pro Mod Challenge event during the Mac Tools NHRA U.S. Nationals - "We support the series because we love Pro Mods," Ohio Crankshaft GM Scott Ray, said. "We've raced every year the Challenge has been in NHRA, and as a company we feel it's important to show our support."

See the full Ohio Crank Feature Sponsorship story on the Pro/Mod team page.

View the full Ohio Crank Feature advertisement on the Ohio Crank media page.
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8/21/09 - Spencer dominates class at Bonneville - At Speedweek, Gary Spencer set a new record in AA\CFALT at 256.233 MPH! Top Speed for the car was a awesome 258.236 MPH !!! The old record was held by the Hot Rod Magazine Camaro at 252.4. As Gary stated in his email to us... Ohio Crankshaft Rules !!!!

See more on the Gary and many more successful racers in the Ohio Crank ATTABOY pages.
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8/20/09 - Dean does it again - Dean McIlvain wins another Jegs Super Quick. Dean's Ohio Crankshaft powered dragster scored another win at the Chandler IN Jegs race. Dean is a past series champion and with engine builder Charley Burris continues to run at the front of the pack.

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8/19/09 - 632 Pump gas engine, Hockenheim, Germany - Visit the Ohio Crank letters page to read more from Robert Gassner in Germany and his new 632 combination in his 2,600 lb '67 Camaro.

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7/23/09 - FREE SHIPPING - On the 620 Super Class / Bracket engine Free shipping in 48 states. Built with Merlin III blocs, Brodix BB3X, or Dart 345 heads, Merlin X intake, Ohio Crankshaft 4340 forged 4.75" stroke crank, H-beam rods with ARP 2000 bolts, Canton pan, Comp cams and Felpro components. Special expired 12/1/09
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7/19/09 - ATTAGIRL - Kathy Fisher - After putting together a 8.900 and .001 RT package in Rd #1 of Quick Rod, Kathy Fisher set the pace to take her Ohio Crankshaft powered dragster to another final round at the IHRA Mopar Canadian Nationals at Grand Bend Motorplex in Ontario, Canada. -- "As a driver I couldn't do my job without utilizing top of the line parts and top notch services. We all know it's tough out there. If you want to make it to the finals, you have to beat the best. To do so, you better be using the best, and simply stated that's Ohio Crankshaft." - signed Cathy Fisher

See more of the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their Attaboy page.
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7/15/09 - ATTABOY - Dean McIlvain Runner/Up NHRA D3 Top Dragster - Another great job by Dean. Engine builder Charlie Burris chooses Ohio Crankshaft components to keep Dean at the top of the class.

See more of the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their ATTABOY page.
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7/14/09 - Blems Specials in Stock - See our Racing Junk blem special ad for Cast Pontiac, 351W and SBC special deals.
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7/10/09 - Racers Letters - ATTABOY - Cambird Racing - "Bobby Iven got runner-up at HRP at the National Dragster Challenge on May 30th. There is also an article in the National Dragster that we just received. Yay !!" Read the entire news/letter at the Ohio Crank letters page.

See the Racers Letters page for more Ohio Crank customer testimonials.
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7/2/09 - ATTAGIRL - Tawnya Shank - Tawnya and Marty Pasco runner-up at the NHRA Superquick series event at Muncie Dragway with their Ohio Crank 632 engine combo.

See more of the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their ATTABOY page.
6/29/09 - Fuel System Flow Testing - Ohio Crankshaft offers complete fuel system service for supercharged and injected engines. Read more on our new specialty services page.

6/29/09 - July 4th Weekend - We will be closed Friday - Sunday.
6/23/09 - More Letters - Visit the Ohio Crank letters page to view letters and testimonials from happy clients. Our latest from Vince Gareau from north of the border says, "Just wanted to thank you for your great service your company is truly a class act , We received the damper over night & ran the car this past weekend this 620 has been a pleasure to own".
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6/20/09 Second Annual OHIO CRANKSHAFT NO BOX NATIONALS brought some great racing and sunny skies!
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6/20/09 - Need a 620? - Current inventory: 1 in stock, ready to ship.

6/19/09 - Hemi/440 Crank Overstock - We have a limited overstock supply of Hemi cranks. See our RacingJunk special section.
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6/18/09 - *NEW* Pump Gas SB Chevy Rotating Assemblies - Available in 421 and 434 Cubic inch designs, the new Ohio Crank combinations are featured in the SBC rotating assemblies page. With Ohio Crankshaft 4340 cranks and our own line of H-beam rods, see details on the kits starting at $1695.
6/14/09 Lifter Bushings - All blocks are now available with CNC machined lifter bushings in all popular sizes. This is a very worthwhile option.

Take the Ohio Crank Shop Tour to look around our shop's state-of-the-art equipment.
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6/11/09 - Back in Stock - Pontiac 4340 steel 400 main, 3.75" stroke cranks. These are steel replacement cranks for 400 engines. Quantity is limited.
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6/11/09 - 763 Prototype For Sale - The original 763, built for the PRI show, dyno tests, magazine articles, etc. is now for sale at a reduced price. Possible small sponsorship available. Call for info. See much more information on the 763 on the Ohio Crankshaft.com engines page. Also see the latest exclusive National Dragster ad for the 763 on the Ohio Crank Media Page.
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6/11/09 - Billet Cranks - Due to unexpectedly good sales, we are out of some numbers, but should everything back in stock in the next 4 weeks.
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6/2/09 - FREE SHIPPING - 48 States, All orders placed between 6/05 and 6/19. See our "Stimulus" National Dragster Advertisement in our media and advertisements section.
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6/2/09 - He's Back! - Scott has recovered from his operation and is back working full time.
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5/20/09 - Coming Soon! The 2009 Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals - The June 12-14, 2009 flyer is on our media page. Make sure to make plans now for the big Bunker Hill $7500 to win each day event.

For more info or to be placed on the event mailing list, call: 317-408-8788
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5/7/09 - ATTABOY - Turbo Brad Personett 5.95 at 250 mph - With an Ohio Crankshaft billet Hemi crankshaft. Just wait until they "really" get it figured out. - see more on the the Ohio Crank ATTABOY Page.
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5/7/09 - Something you don't see everyday - Ohio Crank performs specialized machine work on exotic engine components for antique, exotic and agricultural performance like line boring a 12 cylinder Allison block in our shop.
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5/6/09 - Andy McCoy to drive again at
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Race car builder Andy McCoy will fill in again at Bristol for Scott Ray - stop by the Ohio Crank Pro/Modified Page for more team info.
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5/5/09 - Export Experts - We probably aren't "experts" but we do ship all over the world. We can arrange the shipping, customs, and other paper work.
Also make sure to visit our worldwide page.
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4/23/09 - ATTAGIRL - Michelle Furr dominates at Bristol - Michelle went 8 tough rounds against the best east coast racers for a big win at Bristol Dragway. Over the winter the Furr team had Ohio Crankshaft rebuild their trusty 555 into a new 565. At that time the engine was completely dyno tested and tuned. Michelle has been a threat at every race this year, going rounds every week. In the final she was .003 on the tree and .001 over her dial, that's money in the bank! See the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their ATTABOY page.
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4/14/09 - Indy Cylinder Head - Ohio Crankshaft now has the complete line of Indy Cylinder Head parts available to add to our Chrysler short blocks.
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4/9/09 - Scott Ray Update - Doin' good, back to work part time.
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4/9/09 - Close Out of Profiler Heads and Manifolds - One set of 12 degree heads, and several manifolds left. CALL !!
3/24/09 Aluminum Blocks Special Pricing - We have received reduced pricing on some of the most popular World blocks. This is the ideal time to get some weight off with an aluminum motor. Call for specifics.
3/18/09 Ad updates - Stop by the Ohio Crank Media Page and see the latest advertisements and specials as seen in National Dragster, Drag Racer Magazine and Drag Illustrated.
3/9/09 ATTABOY BUCKY - Bucky Austin wins Bakersfield March Meet 2009, Bucky set low ET of every round including overall records of 5.833 ET and 243.63 MPH record.

Visit the Ohio Crank Attaboy Page to see our latest winners.
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3/3/09 Needanenginetoday? - We have several complete and ready to ship.
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2/25/09 - Scott Ray Update - Scott suffered a heart attack on Sunday, and underwent bypass surgery on Monday. The operation went well and he is up and walking. A full recovery is expected, he will be back at work on a limited schedule soon and plans to be ready to race again in 3 months..
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2/19/09 - Get Screened America Pro Mod Challenge to run at NHRA events - As part of a three-year deal through 2011 , Get Screened America will run Pro Mod Challenge exhibitions at 10 NHRA national 2009 events in Gainesville, Houston, Madison, Bristol, Topeka, Englishtown, Indianapolis, Charlotte, Richmond, and Las Vegas.

“NHRA is excited to announce a deal to stage Get Screened America Pro Mod Challenge presented by ProCare Rx exhibitions at our national events through the year 2011,” said John Siragusa, NHRA senior director of sales & business development.

Visit the Scott Ray Pro Modfied page to view the latesy news on the Ohio Crankshaft '53 Corvette.

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540 1/26/09 - 1560 HP on Moonshine - Just finished this project. Big Block Chevrolet with ProCharger made 1560HP on E85 fuel.
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1/13/09 - Ohio Crankshaft partners with Lucky Dog Racing - Ohio Crank is proud to announce their partnership with 2007 IHRA Hot Rod World Champion Damien Hazelton. The Lucky Dog Racing 1992 Camaro will be equipped with a new Ohio Crank 421 Small Block Chevy.
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1/12/09 - New 763 on the dyno - 1500 HP on motor / 2048HP on N2O - Brodix 5" bore center block with 11.2 deck, Brodix CNC heads, Comp Cams 55mm roller cam, Jesel lifters, belt drive, rockers, 5.5" Ohio Crankshaft custom crank, See much more information on the 763 on the Ohio Crankshaft.com engines page. Also see the latest exclusive National Dragster ad for the 763 on the Ohio Crank Media Page.
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1/7/09 EuroPower - Noted German engine builder Thomas Engelage will visit the U.S. this month to work with Ohio Crankshaft on building a Pro Charged BBC on E85. Watch for a full report on this interesting project.
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12/29/09 - Merlin III block clearance - We have a limited number of ready to assemble Merlin III blocks. Bored to 4.5", cam bearings and freeze plugs installed, available in 9.8" and 10.2". On clearance for $1995
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12/10/08 to 12/31/08 - VIEW THE OHIO CRANKSHAFT YEAR END OVERSTOCK CLEARANCE GOING ON NOW - Expired - Our very special sale event going on now to December 31st, 2008 for huge savings on special clearance items.
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12/4/08 - ATTABOY Scott Taylor and Mike Cameron - The latest news from Scott Taylor is his news that he and his Ohio Crank 468 Big Block Chevy went all the way to the #2 in Pro/Footbrake points for the King of the Coast bracket racing series. The kicker is that Scott's own Ohio Crank 434 small block Chevy won the championship in Mike Cameron's Chevelle. Read More testimonial from Scott on the Racer's Letters page.
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12/2/08 - Update On The Ohio Crankshaft / DRO Top Dragster - Visit the Drag Racing Online Project Dragster page to see the latest on the Ohio Crank powered dragster.

Jok Nicholson says "I couldn't ask for a better engine that makes this much power and is so easy on parts. It’s all motor, no nitrous. I can run 7.30s shifting at 6700 rpms and not even reach 7000 rpm at the stripe."
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. 11/27/08 - ATTABOY Gary Spencer - With his performance recently featured in the latest Hot Rod Magazine, Gary Spencer set a A/CFALT record during the 60th annual Bonneville Speed Trials. The Ohio Crank BB short block hit 248.125 MPH in the 1971 Camaro. See more on the Gary and his Camaro in the ATTABOY pages.
11/24/08 - Write Your Congressman - Tell him or her that you support the Crankshaft Bailout Plan!
11/19/08 - Need a 620? - Current inventory: 1 in stock, ready to ship
11/18/08 - Turkey Day - We will be closed Thursday and Friday. Enjoy the holiday.

11/6/08 - Time To Rebuild 'em - Winter rebuilds are starting to come in. If you need help with getting a motor shipped, we can handle all of the arrangements.

11/6/08 - Visit Ohio Crankshaft at the PRI Show - Visit us at booths 3940/3942

11/6/08 - Scott Ray finishes #6 in NHRA Pro/Modified - Scott ended the year #6 in the Jegs Pro Mod Challenge. The Andy McCoy Race Car ran a best ET of 5.91 and speed of 241 mph, with one final round and two semis.

Visit the JEGS Pro/Modified Series Website
10/18/08 ATTABOY - Kent Sessoms , Back to Back Outerbanks Speedway Top Eliminator Champion - "I purchased a 555 shortblock from Ohio Crankshaft two years ago. I have won Top Champion 2 years in a row at Outerbanks Speedway." Kudos to Kent and more at our ATTABOY page

Visit the Attaboy Page for latest racer news.
10/10/08 ATTABOY - Michael Brown wins Atlanta - Michael (complete with Ohio Crank T-shirt!) won the final 2008 Summit Series race at Atlanta, with Ohio Crankshaft power.
9/24/08 - *NEW* Pump Gas SB Chevy Rotating Assemblies - Available in 421 and 434 Cubic inch designs, the new Ohio Crank combinations are featured in the SBC rotating assemblies page. With Ohio Crankshaft 4340 cranks and our own line of H-beam rods, see details on the kits starting at $1695.
9/12/08 - NEW 438 Ford 630 HP on E85 Pump Gas See complete engines page for details
9/10/08 - New Driver, Same Results - After Connie Rudy scored a runner up at IHRA Martin, Tony Elrod took over the driving duties at Epping and won the class. The Rudy Gremlin uses an Ohio Crankshaft 555
9/5/08 ATTABOY - Gary Spencer 250 MPH !!! - Gary set the record in his class at 250.704 with an Ohio Crankshaft BBC short block.
9/1/08 Ryan Tyree Testimonial - Dear Scott: Just wanted to say thanks for building an excellent short block. I have one of your 383 rotating assemblies that Chip and your guys assembled in my 67 Camaro. I finished 2nd in points at Edgewater Sports Park this year, after getting a late start. My 383 runs low 12's with a set of stock Vortech heads and a .467/.490 lift hydraulic cam in a 3200 lb. car.Also, I was very impressed that you were able to assemble my short block in less than two weeks. I will definitely be back for my next engine!
Thanks,
Ryan Tyree, Trenton, Ohio NHRA E349
8/12/08 Congrats to Rusty Cook and Connie Rudy - Rusty Cook won Super Rod and Connie Rudy was runner-up in the Hot Rod category at the IHRA divisional race at Martin Michigan.

Visit the Attaboy Page for latest racer news.
7/30/08 - Project 620 Check it out at maxchevy.com's 620 Project Chevy pages.
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10/01/09 - End of Summer Clearance Sale - Visit the Ohio Crankshaft media page.to view the latest display advertising and download available PDF copies for your reference. The new clearance ad lists special one time engine deals, components and overstocks and limited time pricing.
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9/29/09 - HEY... Uwannaseesumpitchers ? - Check out our new shop tour page. Be sure and hit your refresh as this is all new stuff.
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9/21/09 - 5.87 !!!! TURBO Pro/Mod - Amazing performance by Brad Personett at Charlotte. Brad uses Ohio Crankshafts exclusively in the Big Stuff Camaro.
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. 9/20/09 - New Letters - Jok Nicholson says about his Ohio crank 620, "We are running 7.60s and 4.70s with a 3.80 gear! Shifting at 6700 and it hits the stripe at 6800 and 181 mph."

Visit the Drag Racing Online Project Dragster page and the Ohio Crank Racers Letters Page to see the latest words from our customers.
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9/10/09 - NEW STUFF - We have added several new short blocks and rotating assemblies to the web site. Take a look around !
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8/22/09 - Ohio Crankshaft is the featured sponsor at the Get Screened America Pro Mod Challenge event during the Mac Tools NHRA U.S. Nationals - "We support the series because we love Pro Mods," Ohio Crankshaft GM Scott Ray, said. "We've raced every year the Challenge has been in NHRA, and as a company we feel it's important to show our support."

See the full Ohio Crank Feature Sponsorship story on the Pro/Mod team page.

View the full Ohio Crank Feature advertisement on the Ohio Crank media page.
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8/21/09 - Spencer dominates class at Bonneville - At Speedweek, Gary Spencer set a new record in AA\CFALT at 256.233 MPH! Top Speed for the car was a awesome 258.236 MPH !!! The old record was held by the Hot Rod Magazine Camaro at 252.4. As Gary stated in his email to us... Ohio Crankshaft Rules !!!!

See more on the Gary and many more successful racers in the Ohio Crank ATTABOY pages.
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8/20/09 - Dean does it again - Dean McIlvain wins another Jegs Super Quick. Dean's Ohio Crankshaft powered dragster scored another win at the Chandler IN Jegs race. Dean is a past series champion and with engine builder Charley Burris continues to run at the front of the pack.

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8/19/09 - 632 Pump gas engine, Hockenheim, Germany - Visit the Ohio Crank letters page to read more from Robert Gassner in Germany and his new 632 combination in his 2,600 lb '67 Camaro.

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7/23/09 - FREE SHIPPING - On the 620 Super Class / Bracket engine Free shipping in 48 states. Built with Merlin III blocs, Brodix BB3X, or Dart 345 heads, Merlin X intake, Ohio Crankshaft 4340 forged 4.75" stroke crank, H-beam rods with ARP 2000 bolts, Canton pan, Comp cams and Felpro components. See our Racing Junk Advertisement 620" Special pricing on their website
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7/19/09 - ATTAGIRL - Kathy Fisher - After putting together a 8.900 and .001 RT package in Rd #1 of Quick Rod, Kathy Fisher set the pace to take her Ohio Crankshaft powered dragster to another final round at the IHRA Mopar Canadian Nationals at Grand Bend Motorplex in Ontario, Canada. -- "As a driver I couldn't do my job without utilizing top of the line parts and top notch services. We all know it's tough out there. If you want to make it to the finals, you have to beat the best. To do so, you better be using the best, and simply stated that's Ohio Crankshaft." - signed Cathy Fisher

See more of the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their Attaboy page.
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7/18/09 Lifter Geometry - Lifter wear and breakage has become more of a problem on BBC engines with the new higher lift, long duration cam shafts. We are doing more engines with bushed and larger diameter lifters. Another thing to consider is going to higher ratio rockers to achieve higher lift.
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7/15/09 - ATTABOY - Dean McIlvain Runner/Up NHRA D3 Top Dragster - Another great job by Dean. Engine builder Charlie Burris chooses Ohio Crankshaft components to keep Dean at the top of the class.

See more of the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their ATTABOY page.
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7/14/09 - Blems Specials in Stock - See our Racing Junk blem special ad for Cast Pontiac, 351W and SBC special deals.
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7/10/09 - Racers Letters - ATTABOY - Cambird Racing - "Bobby Iven got runner-up at HRP at the National Dragster Challenge on May 30th. There is also an article in the National Dragster that we just received. Yay !!" Read the entire news/letter at the Ohio Crank letters page.

See the Racers Letters page for more Ohio Crank customer testimonials.
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7/2/09 - ATTAGIRL - Tawnya Shank - Tawnya and Marty Pasco runner-up at the NHRA Superquick series event at Muncie Dragway with their Ohio Crank 632 engine combo.

See more of the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their ATTABOY page.
6/29/09 - Fuel System Flow Testing - Ohio Crankshaft offers complete fuel system service for supercharged and injected engines. Read more on our new specialty services page.

6/29/09 - July 4th Weekend - We will be closed Friday - Sunday.
6/23/09 - More Letters - Visit the Ohio Crank letters page to view letters and testimonials from happy clients. Our latest from Vince Gareau from north of the border says, "Just wanted to thank you for your great service your company is truly a class act , We received the damper over night & ran the car this past weekend this 620 has been a pleasure to own".

6/22/09 - Crank Blems Available - See our RacingJunk.com blem special selection.
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6/20/09 Second Annual OHIO CRANKSHAFT NO BOX NATIONALS brought some great racing and sunny skies!
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6/20/09 - Need a 620? - Current inventory: 1 in stock, ready to ship.

6/19/09 - Hemi/440 Crank Overstock - We have a limited overstock supply of Hemi cranks. See our RacingJunk special section.
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6/18/09 - *NEW* Pump Gas SB Chevy Rotating Assemblies - Available in 421 and 434 Cubic inch designs, the new Ohio Crank combinations are featured in the SBC rotating assemblies page. With Ohio Crankshaft 4340 cranks and our own line of H-beam rods, see details on the kits starting at $1695.
6/14/09 Lifter Bushings - All blocks are now available with CNC machined lifter bushings in all popular sizes. This is a very worthwhile option.

Take the Ohio Crank Shop Tour to look around our shop's state-of-the-art equipment.
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6/11/09 - Back in Stock - Pontiac 4340 steel 400 main, 3.75" stroke cranks. These are steel replacement cranks for 400 engines. Quantity is limited.
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6/11/09 - 763 Prototype For Sale - The original 763, built for the PRI show, dyno tests, magazine articles, etc. is now for sale at a reduced price. Possible small sponsorship available. Call for info. See much more information on the 763 on the Ohio Crankshaft.com engines page. Also see the latest exclusive National Dragster ad for the 763 on the Ohio Crank Media Page.
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6/11/09 - Billet Cranks - Due to unexpectedly good sales, we are out of some numbers, but should everything back in stock in the next 4 weeks.
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This is a genuine GMR all aluminum trailer. In very good condition. Living Quarters with 2 beds on the deck, AC with heat, sattelite dish, toilet with hand shower, micro wave, nice cabinets, etc. Cargo area also with AC, Lista, lots of good cabinets, Pit Pal, air compressor, engine changer and electric rear door.
6/8/09 - Nice 50' LQ GMR Trailer - We have sold the truck and trailer needs to go. An all aluminum GMR with living quarters. (more)

$32,000 REDUCED $29500
Truck is sold, need to move the trailer.

Has a very nice 48'X11' roll up awning that stores on the roof. Quick setup. All Michelin tires in good shape. Includes a large roll out carrier for tires, fuel jugs, etc. We hauled a P/M Corvette, golf cart, and all parts to race nationally.

Trailer also has an Onan generator, but we have not used it in several years as we had a separate generator. It cranks over good but did not start, would probably need fresh gas, etc.

Call Scott or Stan with offers and trades 800.333.7113 or see more details with the RacingJunk.com ad.
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6/2/09 - FREE SHIPPING - 48 States, All orders placed between 6/05 and 6/19. See our "Stimulus" National Dragster Advertisement in our media and advertisements section.
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6/2/09 - He's Back! - Scott has recovered from his operation and is back working full time.
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5/20/09 - Coming Soon! The 2009 Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals - The June 12-14, 2009 flyer is on our media page. Make sure to make plans now for the big Bunker Hill $7500 to win each day event.

For more info or to be placed on the event mailing list, call: 317-408-8788
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5/7/09 - ATTABOY - Turbo Brad Personett 5.95 at 250 mph - With an Ohio Crankshaft billet Hemi crankshaft. Just wait until they "really" get it figured out. - see more on the the Ohio Crank ATTABOY Page.
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5/7/09 - Something you don't see everyday - Ohio Crank performs specialized machine work on exotic engine components for antique, exotic and agricultural performance like line boring a 12 cylinder Allison block in our shop.
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5/6/09 - Andy McCoy to drive again at
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Race car builder Andy McCoy will fill in again at Bristol for Scott Ray - stop by the Ohio Crank Pro/Modified Page for more team info.
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5/5/09 - Export Experts - We probably aren't "experts" but we do ship all over the world. We can arrange the shipping, customs, and other paper work.
Also make sure to visit our worldwide page.
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4/23/09 - ATTAGIRL - Michelle Furr dominates at Bristol - Michelle went 8 tough rounds against the best east coast racers for a big win at Bristol Dragway. Over the winter the Furr team had Ohio Crankshaft rebuild their trusty 555 into a new 565. At that time the engine was completely dyno tested and tuned. Michelle has been a threat at every race this year, going rounds every week. In the final she was .003 on the tree and .001 over her dial, that's money in the bank! See the Ohio Crank winner's circles at their ATTABOY page.
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4/14/09 - Indy Cylinder Head - Ohio Crankshaft now has the complete line of Indy Cylinder Head parts available to add to our Chrysler short blocks.
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4/9/09 - Scott Ray Update - Doin' good, back to work part time.
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4/9/09 - Close Out of Profiler Heads and Manifolds - One set of 12 degree heads, and several manifolds left. CALL !!
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4/8/09 - Specials Page - New, overstock and used engines and components from the shop and the racing team. We have only our 51' GMR trailer - one of the last built by Greg Moss. Call Stan or Scott for more info 800-333-7113 see more details on our specials page.
3/24/09 Aluminum Blocks Special Pricing - We have received reduced pricing on some of the most popular World blocks. This is the ideal time to get some weight off with an aluminum motor. Call for specifics.
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3/23/09 - See RacingJunk.com Specials - See crankshaft, engine and shortblock deal links to our racingjunk.com features on the Ohio Crank Website Specials page.
3/18/09 Ad updates - Stop by the Ohio Crank Media Page and see the latest advertisements and specials as seen in National Dragster, Drag Racer Magazine and Drag Illustrated.
3/9/09 ATTABOY BUCKY - Bucky Austin wins Bakersfield March Meet 2009, Bucky set low ET of every round including overall records of 5.833 ET and 243.63 MPH record.

Visit the Ohio Crank Attaboy Page to see our latest winners.
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3/3/09 Needanenginetoday? - We have several complete and ready to ship.
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2/25/09 - Scott Ray Update - Scott suffered a heart attack on Sunday, and underwent bypass surgery on Monday. The operation went well and he is up and walking. A full recovery is expected, he will be back at work on a limited schedule soon and plans to be ready to race again in 3 months..
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Truck Sold - 2006 Chevrolet 7500 with a 51' GMR trailer - one of the last built by Greg Moss. Call Stan or Scott for more info 800-333-7113 see more details with the RacingJunk.com ad.
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2/19/09 - Get Screened America Pro Mod Challenge to run at NHRA events - As part of a three-year deal through 2011 , Get Screened America will run Pro Mod Challenge exhibitions at 10 NHRA national 2009 events in Gainesville, Houston, Madison, Bristol, Topeka, Englishtown, Indianapolis, Charlotte, Richmond, and Las Vegas.

“NHRA is excited to announce a deal to stage Get Screened America Pro Mod Challenge presented by ProCare Rx exhibitions at our national events through the year 2011,” said John Siragusa, NHRA senior director of sales & business development.

Visit the Scott Ray Pro Modfied page to view the latesy news on the Ohio Crankshaft '53 Corvette.

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540 1/26/09 - 1560 HP on Moonshine - Just finished this project. Big Block Chevrolet with ProCharger made 1560HP on E85 fuel.
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1/13/09 - Ohio Crankshaft partners with Lucky Dog Racing - Ohio Crank is proud to announce their partnership with 2007 IHRA Hot Rod World Champion Damien Hazelton. The Lucky Dog Racing 1992 Camaro will be equipped with a new Ohio Crank 421 Small Block Chevy.
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1/12/09 - New 763 on the dyno - 1500 HP on motor / 2048HP on N2O - Brodix 5" bore center block with 11.2 deck, Brodix CNC heads, Comp Cams 55mm roller cam, Jesel lifters, belt drive, rockers, 5.5" Ohio Crankshaft custom crank, See much more information on the 763 on the Ohio Crankshaft.com engines page. Also see the latest exclusive National Dragster ad for the 763 on the Ohio Crank Media Page.
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1/7/09 EuroPower - Noted German engine builder Thomas Engelage will visit the U.S. this month to work with Ohio Crankshaft on building a Pro Charged BBC on E85. Watch for a full report on this interesting project.
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12/29/09 - Merlin III block clearance - We have a limited number of ready to assemble Merlin III blocks. Bored to 4.5", cam bearings and freeze plugs installed, available in 9.8" and 10.2". On clearance for $1995
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12/10/08 to 12/31/08 - VIEW THE OHIO CRANKSHAFT YEAR END OVERSTOCK CLEARANCE GOING ON NOW - Expired - Our very special sale event going on now to December 31st, 2008 for huge savings on special clearance items.
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12/4/08 - ATTABOY Scott Taylor and Mike Cameron - The latest news from Scott Taylor is his news that he and his Ohio Crank 468 Big Block Chevy went all the way to the #2 in Pro/Footbrake points for the King of the Coast bracket racing series. The kicker is that Scott's own Ohio Crank 434 small block Chevy won the championship in Mike Cameron's Chevelle. Read More testimonial from Scott on the Racer's Letters page.
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12/2/08 - Update On The Ohio Crankshaft / DRO Top Dragster - Visit the Drag Racing Online Project Dragster page to see the latest on the Ohio Crank powered dragster.

Jok Nicholson says "I couldn't ask for a better engine that makes this much power and is so easy on parts. It’s all motor, no nitrous. I can run 7.30s shifting at 6700 rpms and not even reach 7000 rpm at the stripe."
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. 11/27/08 - ATTABOY Gary Spencer - With his performance recently featured in the latest Hot Rod Magazine, Gary Spencer set a A/CFALT record during the 60th annual Bonneville Speed Trials. The Ohio Crank BB short block hit 248.125 MPH in the 1971 Camaro. See more on the Gary and his Camaro in the ATTABOY pages.
11/24/08 - Write Your Congressman - Tell him or her that you support the Crankshaft Bailout Plan!
11/19/08 - Need a 620? - Current inventory: 1 in stock, ready to ship
11/18/08 - Turkey Day - We will be closed Thursday and Friday. Enjoy the holiday.

11/6/08 - Time To Rebuild 'em - Winter rebuilds are starting to come in. If you need help with getting a motor shipped, we can handle all of the arrangements.

11/6/08 - Visit Ohio Crankshaft at the PRI Show - Visit us at booths 3940/3942

11/6/08 - Scott Ray finishes #6 in NHRA Pro/Modified - Scott ended the year #6 in the Jegs Pro Mod Challenge. The Andy McCoy Race Car ran a best ET of 5.91 and speed of 241 mph, with one final round and two semis.

Visit the JEGS Pro/Modified Series Website
10/18/08 ATTABOY - Kent Sessoms , Back to Back Outerbanks Speedway Top Eliminator Champion - "I purchased a 555 shortblock from Ohio Crankshaft two years ago. I have won Top Champion 2 years in a row at Outerbanks Speedway." Kudos to Kent and more at our ATTABOY page

Visit the Attaboy Page for latest racer news.
10/10/08 ATTABOY - Michael Brown wins Atlanta - Michael (complete with Ohio Crank T-shirt!) won the final 2008 Summit Series race at Atlanta, with Ohio Crankshaft power.
9/24/08 - *NEW* Pump Gas SB Chevy Rotating Assemblies - Available in 421 and 434 Cubic inch designs, the new Ohio Crank combinations are featured in the SBC rotating assemblies page. With Ohio Crankshaft 4340 cranks and our own line of H-beam rods, see details on the kits starting at $1695.
9/12/08 - NEW 438 Ford 630 HP on E85 Pump Gas See complete engines page for details
9/10/08 - New Driver, Same Results - After Connie Rudy scored a runner up at IHRA Martin, Tony Elrod took over the driving duties at Epping and won the class. The Rudy Gremlin uses an Ohio Crankshaft 555
9/5/08 ATTABOY - Gary Spencer 250 MPH !!! - Gary set the record in his class at 250.704 with an Ohio Crankshaft BBC short block.
9/1/08 Ryan Tyree Testimonial - Dear Scott: Just wanted to say thanks for building an excellent short block. I have one of your 383 rotating assemblies that Chip and your guys assembled in my 67 Camaro. I finished 2nd in points at Edgewater Sports Park this year, after getting a late start. My 383 runs low 12's with a set of stock Vortech heads and a .467/.490 lift hydraulic cam in a 3200 lb. car.Also, I was very impressed that you were able to assemble my short block in less than two weeks. I will definitely be back for my next engine!
Thanks,
Ryan Tyree, Trenton, Ohio NHRA E349
8/12/08 Congrats to Rusty Cook and Connie Rudy - Rusty Cook won Super Rod and Connie Rudy was runner-up in the Hot Rod category at the IHRA divisional race at Martin Michigan.

Visit the Attaboy Page for latest racer news.
7/30/08 - Project 620 Check it out at maxchevy.com's 620 Project Chevy pages.
7/22/08 - Clearance Specials - Visit the website specials page. Get a sneak peak at our August 1st ad in National Dragster and our long list of limited time clearance products.
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7/21/08 - HEMI for Nostalgia Super Stock -
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7/21/08 - Short Blocks Ready To Ship -
Several 555 and 434 ready to ship out.
7/21/08 - Summer Clearance and Overstock Sale - Watch our website, and the Aug. 1 issue of National Dragster.
6/27/08 - *NEW* Dart SHP Shortblocks - The Dart SHP 400 Chevy blocks are now in stock. See our Ohio Crank short blocks page with assembled and unassembled short blocks starting at $2945.
6/25/08 - Scott Ray's wild ride! - Kudos are all over the internet about Team Ohio Crank's Pro/Mod Corvette and the great save Scott made keeping the car off of the walls at Englishtown. Check out the Pro/Mod Team Page for links to photo and video footage!

6/24/08 - ATTAGIRL - Kathy Fisher Runner Up at Budds Creek - Driving the Performance By Fisher Quick Rod dragster, using Ohio Crankshaft components, Kathy raced to the final round in the IHRA race at Budds Creek.See more on the Attaboy pages of ohiocrank.com

6/11/08 - NEW Chrysler Small Block Crankshafts - After a long wait, we now have 4340 4" stroke forged cranks ready to ship, in both 340 and 360 main sizes. Will also have the 4.1" for the 425 engine kits ready very soon.
6/9/08 NEW 447 Small Block Chevy in stock - Ready to ship. For more information click on the complete engine page.
6/8/08 Aluminum 555 Short Block in stock - One ready to ship, built with Merlin X, JE 14.5-1 pistons, I-beam rods and centerweighted crankshaft. $6895
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6/2/08 - Attaboy! - A win for the home team - Chip Heindl, engine assembler in our shop, won the Quick 8 at Muncie Dragway. The first race for Chip's new Ohio Crank 555 shortblock.
5/27/08 Hemi Rod Sale - 4340 H-beam Hemi rods, with ARP 2000 bolts
$395 - Limited amount
5/26/08 Chevrolet Roller Rockers - All sizes back in stock
5/25/08 NEW BBC 5" Forged Crank - Build a 665 without buying a high $$$ custom crank. In stock now for only $695

5/22/08 Engine Project News - Drag Racing Online's project dragsters is making their competition debut with the 620-inch Ohio Crankshaft/World Products/Chevy-powered dragster netting 7.60’s while the DRO "Project 4-Link" sported it's new Ohio Crankshaft/World Products Mopar-engine turning in a best of 7.57/171.00 mph. See more on the Drag Racing Online direct news link.
** Update 5/26/08 ** Nicholson reaches T/D Finals - In the first NHRA outing this year, Andy Nicholson went to the LODRS finals at Brainerd, MN. Read more at the Ohio Crank Attaboy Page.
5/21/08 Free Chrysler Aluminum Rod Upgrade - Two Chrysler 440/499 kits available
5/14/08 Northwest Hitter Wins Again - Bucky Austin and Steve Plueger win the Funny Car Fever at Tucson using the Ohio Crankshaft Nostalgia Nitro crankshaft.

Visit the Ohio Crank Attaboy Page to see our latest winners.
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5/12/08 PayPal - We can now bill to your PayPal account.
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5/12/08 Bigger n' Bigger - New 763 cu. in. will be ready in about 6 weeks. This will be a 5" bore center, Brodix motor with all the latest technology, including a Shannon Jenkins/Speedtech CNC intake manifold and nitrous system.

5/7/08 Eric Bowling wins big $$$ at the Ohio Crankshaft No Box Nationals - View next years June 12-14, 2009 flyer on our media page.
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4/30/08 New Dart SBC Shortblocks - We have the new Dart SPH 400 blocks coming in 2 weeks, a great new part for an economical 406
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4/30/08 Roller Rockers - We have sold out of several numbers on our components page, but will have all of the popular ones back in stock in about 3 weeks.
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4/29/08 New 440/511 MOPAR shortblocks - Check the MOPAR shortblock page for some of our new combinations.
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4/22/08 Need A 620? - We have one complete, ready to ship today.
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4/22/08 Pontiac Rod Bearings - Clevite/Mahle has a new Pontiac rod bearing number CB758HXN that is .040" narrower. Works on cranks with bigger radius.
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4/18/08 Mopar to Ya ! - Chrysler engine sales have been really expanding and we have upgraded our dyno with new 440 and Hemi headers, as well as new Air/Fuel sensors. Check out the Drag Racing Online magazine 440/572 project coming soon on their website.
4/18/08 How Cool Is This? - Click on the new practice tree feature on the upper right column, see if you are as sharp as you tell everybody. Pro Tree version coming soon.
4/11/08 New 565 Engine Combination - Check out the updated 1000 horsepower 565 Big Block Chevy in our featured engines page. This engine has the very best components including 12 degree Profiler heads w/ Victory Ti valves, JE pistons, Ohio Crank forged aluminum rods and much more.
4/9/08 Export Experts - We probably really are not "experts" but we do ship all over the world. Our export department can arrange shipment by air or sea, and handle all of the paper work.
4/9/08 Aluminum Rods - The Ohio Crankshaft aluminum rod has been a real success. This rod is our exclusive design, CNC machined from a forging, with ARP 2000 bolts standard. The finish machining is completely done in house, and several sets have been tested on our dyno. A large forging order was placed this week, and while all sizes are in stock now, we may be out of a couple of numbers for a short while. Visit our aluminum rod page for sizes and prices.
4/9/08 Drag Racing Online Project Engines - Dyno testing started today on the 620 Chevrolet and 572 Mopar engines built for Drag Racing Online project articles. Look for results soon
on dragracingonline
4/2/08  We've Got Mail! - I wanted to say thank you SO very much for the effort to bring my parts, and even before that, you took about 20 of my calls without hesitation, before I even indicated that I was going to make an order, were very polite and knowledgeable, answered all my questions and helped me all along the way during the process. - See Suni's complete letter in the Ohio Crankshaft Racer's Letters Page.
3/24/08 Big Block Chevy Billet Crank Blem Specials - We have a 4.5" stroke crankshaft that is .010 on the mains, $795 and a 4.25" stroke set up for blower application with 2 extra keyways and 1/2" flywheel bolts, is turned 10/10 $795. - Make sure to visit ohiocrank.com web special page
3/3/08 Pontiac 4340 Cranks back in stock - At this time we have all 4340 crankshafts in stock except 4" stroke.
3/2/08 NEW !! Ohio Crankshaft Ebay Outlet Store - We are moving all of our blems, overstocks, specials, etc to our new ebay store. This will give our customers 24 hour access to these and you can order with a click of your mouse!
2/12/08 The Ohio Crankshaft $10,000 No Box Nationals - Make sure to check out the Bunker Hill Dragstrip/Triple O Promotions event coming in May. See the flyer on our media page.

2/6/08  Profilers - Our Way - All of our Profiler 12 degree heads are machined in house to our own configuration, compatible with our custom Manley titanium valves. We also stock all of the Profiler manifolds, as well as build custom sheet metal.
1/28/08  Cylinder Heads - A lot of people think of us for blocks, cranks, and rods, but we also stock Dart, Brodix, and Profiler heads at great prices. Watch for a new cylinder head section on the web site opening soon.
1/28/08 We fix'em too Oklahoma racer Terry Holley sends his motors for an annual rebuild and dyno session. Check out the N2O system, Terry is serious!

 

1/21/08 NEW 447 SBC In stock, ready to ship. For more information click on the complete engine page.

1/21/08 Aluminum 555 Short Block in stock - One ready to ship, built with Merlin X, JE 14.5-1 pistons, I-beam rods and centerweighted crankshaft. $6895
1/9/08 Don't try this at home - Customer in Australia with an Ohio Crankshaft twin turbo 572 had the car on a chassis dyno, was making 2200HP at the rear wheels when the driveshaft failed. Expects to make more when they can find a bigger driveshaft.
1/3/08 See our newest Mopar Action magazine ad here in the media/magazine section.

12/13/07 Congratulations - Greg Van Hoose won the points championship in the Promax Series no power adder Muscle Street class in 2007.


11/29/07 Need A Block? - Ohio Crankshaft has one of the largest stocks of performance blocks from various manufacturers in the world. See our complete engine blocks page.
11/27/07  New Shop Tour - Visit the shop tour and check out some new Ohio crankshaft machinery.
11/26/07  NEW Aluminum 555 Premium Shortblock - Merlin X aluminum block, completely CNC machined, with JE pistons, Extreme Duty I-beam rods, and 4340 Center weighted crank. Balanced and assembled $6795.

11/26/07  Price Increases - The price of steel and aluminum is going out of sight, virtually all of our suppliers are raising prices from 5 to 15%. We will not raise any of our prices before year end. If you are planning to order, do it now.
11/6/07 4340 Pontiac Crankshafts - We again have all sizes in stock
11/5/07  PRI Show - Visit us at booths 3940/3942. Check out the all new 447 18 degree SBC. Orlando FL  Dec. 6-8.
10/29/07 New tech added - Check it out here!
10/17/07 - Attaboy -  Dean McIlvain wins the Jegs NHRA Super Quick championship. This is one of the toughest series in the country, and a championship requires both speed and reliability. Dean gets both from his Charley Burris engines with Ohio Crankshaft parts.

10/01/07 Attaboy Rusty (again) - Rusty Cook and his Ohio Crankshaft powered Quick Rod make another final round at IHRA Budds Creek.
9/24/07 - A Great Race -  It was a fantastic turnout for the Ohio Crankshaft Super Bowl of Bracket Racing with over 300 cars in attendance both days. Chet Price doubled up with wins in Super Pro on both Saturday and Sunday, automatically earning the Super Bowl Super Bonus on Sunday as well for a $5,500 payday. Greg Dillman took the win in Pro on Saturday, and Darrell Hurt won Pro on Sunday, with Darrell coming out on top with the Run-off win and the Super Bowl Super Bonus money added to his purse. Nick Finney earned the Sportsman win on Saturday and came close to repeating on Sunday, but it wasn't to be with Jim Barrett taking Sunday's title.

9/14/07 New Chrysler 440 and Hemi Shortblocks - We will start next week assembling shortblocks up to 632 cu. in. featuring the new World block. Now shipping Chrysler 572 short blocks.

9/6/07 Blems List Updated Today

9/5/07 The Debut! - Ran 6.07 at 234 mph on first full run, qualified #8 for US Nationals.

8/22/07 Congratulations Steve Plueger and Bucky Austin
Steve and Bucky cashed the $10,000 winners check at the Nitro Nostalgia Extravaganza in Spokane WA. Their Northwest Hitter funny car uses Ohio Crankshaft Nitro Retro crankshafts.

8/22/07  Winning Around the World 
Thomas Engelage wins comp at the Nitro Olympics in Hockenheim, Germany, and Boern Laehndorf is a semi finalist. Both use Ohio Crankshaft products and Thomas' customers were also in the final 4 of both Super Gas and Super Comp.

8/14/07  The new car is coming!  
Scott Ray's 115 inch wheelbase Corvette is being completed by Andy McCoy Race Cars.
The Ohio Crank Pro Modified features a McAmis '53 Vette carbon fiber body. Paint will be red with gold foil lettering. The frame is black powdercoated.
... ETA - Indianapolis to debut for the US Nationals.

8/09/07  Blems and Overstocks updated today

8/07/07  Attaboy - Rusty rolls in Michigan  
Rusty Cook wins S/R at IHRA Martin MI. Rusty's Ohio Crankshaft powered Corvette stays on the path to another championship. Also good results for Bill and Connie Rudy.

7/25/07  Dean Mcilvain Attaboy  
Dean Mcilvain wins again in the Jegs Super Quick series. Now second in the points standings.

7/25/07  Pontiac Crankshaft Up Date  
Due to unexpected demand, we are sold out of shafts with 455 mains, still have plenty of all other sizes. New production is started and should be back in stock in about 2 months.

7/25/07 - New 706 12 degree Profiler 1600 + HP  
Dart 11.1" block, w/ big cam and .904" lifters. 12degree Profilers with custom Manley titanium valves. 4340 billet 5.3" stroke crankshaft, forged aluminum rods and JE custom 15/1 pistons. Complete Jesel with Comp cam and lifters, 7/16th pushrods and PAC springs. Features a Moroso external oil pump with Williams aluminum pan, custom sheet metal intake, two 1150 Holleys and an NOS fogger. Complete MSD ignition, Assembled and dyno tuned $24950, one in stock, ready to ship

7/24/07 - New 4340 Street and Strip Rods
Check the rod page for several new rods with cap screw design and featuring the ARP 8740 bolts.

7/02/07  Attaboy Rusty Great Weekend at Clay City  
On Saturday at the IHRA divisional race, Rusty took the Ohio Crankshaft Corvette to a runner up finish, then on Sunday came back with the dragster to take the Quick Rod title.

6/26/07 - Wheels in Motion Video  
Check out our segment on Wheels in Motion. To Download video click here.

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6/20/07 - Pontiac Forged Cranks ready to ship  
We will begin shipping our all new 4340 forged steel crankshafts for Pontiac next week. Check the Pontiac crank page for price and sizes.

6/17/07 - 620 Super Class now available with aluminum block  
The new Merlin X block is now available for the 620, add $2300, saves over 140#

6/17/07 - Albert and Jamison collect Ohio Crankshaft Fast 4 bonuses at NHRA Lucas Oil Cavalcade of Stars. (read more)
6/5/07 - 4.75" stroke 440/Hemi Cranks  ready to ship!
6/5/07 - Hemi Billet  Blown Alcohol Cranks now available (read more)
6/4/07 - New Aluminum Rod - Ohio Crankshaft has released a new line of CNC machined forged T6-7075 aluminum connecting rods for the serious racer. Completely designed and dyno tested in house the new rod has features like ARP 2000 bolts, dowel ring cap locaters and brass bearing pins. Currently rods are available for the BBC from 6.135" to 7.100" and for the SBC in 6" length. These rods are priced very competively and are available now.
6/3/07 - New Machine - We are really proud to announce the addition of a new CNC block machine as well as another Sunnen hone. The hone features the latest computer controlled diamond honing technology. We honestly feel that Ohio Crankshaft offers the finest machined blocks available anywhere.
5/25/07 - New Locate Us button - Easily find us at our Greenville, Ohio location by clicking on the Locate us button. Enter in your address and click get directions, and get a map directly to our door along with turn by turn directions.
5/2/07 - Pontiac Steel Crankshafts - The new Pontiac 4340 shafts will be ready in about 6 weeks. They are patterned after our billet shafts and are unlike anything else on the market.
5/2/07 - New Hotrod - The Ohio Crankshaft race team is getting a new 53 Corvette Pro Mod from chassis builder Andy McCoy. The body will be from Tim Mcamis. The original plan was a 70 Mustang body, but the decision was made to go with the tested and proven Mcamis 53
4/23/07 - ATTABOY RUSTY - Rusty Cook took his Ohio Crankshaft powered S/R Corvette To Rockingham, qualified near the top of the field and went to the final round. Looks like the start of another championship season.
4/12/07 - 4.75" Stroke Chrysler Cranks - The long awaited 4.75" stroke 4340 steel crankshafts for the 440/Hemi will be ready in a few weeks. Watch for updates.
4/11/07 - Aluminum Rod Update - We recently tested a set of our new aluminum rods (7.1") on the dyno at over 1500 HP. They stood the test in great shape.
3/21/07 - Methanol - E85 - Race Gas ???? - We just finished a series of comparison dyno tests with a 555 bracket motor. Call us for some very interesting information, particularly if you are interested in E85
2/28/07 - Export Expert  - We probably aren't "experts", but we do ship all over the world. We can arrange shipping, paperwork, etc.
2/19/07 - Coated Bearings - Federal Mogul coated race bearings are now available as an option with all rotating assemblies and shortblocks.
1/31/07 - NHRA Division 3 Superquick Sponsorship - Again this year, Ohio Crankshaft will pay contingency at all NHRA division III events including the Jegs Super Quick series.
1/17/07 - New Chrysler Rods - Our very popular Extreme Duty I-beam rod is now available in 6.76" length, Chrysler journal, .990" pin. In stock at $525 including the ARP 2000 bolts.
1/11/07 - FORD Big Block 4340 Steel Crankshafts IN STOCK !! 
Now in stock 4.150, 4.3, 4.5 stroke with BBC rod journal. Same forging type as our famous "black" cranks. We have 60 shafts available today, prices are 4.150 and 4.300 $595, 4.500 $625. 6.7" and 6.8" BBC rods are available, plus several rotating assemblies.
1/4/07 - Superquick Seris Attaboy (2) 
Congrats to Dean Mcilvain and Mike Maggard finishing #8 and #10 in the always tough Jegs Super Quick Series. The guys use Ohio Crankshaft parts from master builder Charley Burris.
1/3/07 - Pro Modified Holiday Testing  
Taking advantage of a little free dyno time over the holiday break, the World Products/Ohio Crankshaft Pro Mod engine program got to make some serious noise on the shop dynamometer. Results so far have shown 2,250 horsepower with quite a bit of tuning options still available to the Scott Ray team. Stay tuned!
1/2/07 - Ohio Crankshaft to sponsor AMS/NHRA Pro Mod qualifying award at NHRA Powerade national events
Ohio Crankshaft will be awarding $1000 to the low qualifier at all events in 2007. Scott Ray, Ohio Crankshaft sales manager, and Pro Mod driver stated "We have been a part of the series since the beginning and are really pleased to have this opportunity to show our support. We are introducing our new line of billet crankshafts for the supercharged Hemis in 2007 and look forward to possibly making this award to some of our customers in the upcoming season".
11/28/06 - New Machinery!  We have added a Haas VF1 to our shop floor 
This machine will be used for production of small to medium parts, as well as custom pieces.
11/28/06 - See Them At the PRI SHOW
Our all new forged aluminum rods at a fantastic price. ARP 2000 bolts, doweled caps, great finish and appearance. Visit us at booths 3942-3944
11/20/06 - New 620 Super Class Complete Motor
Oh This is a special project for the Super class, and serious bracket racer, that needs power and torque, but also has to make rounds all day without motor maintenance. This engine made 880 HP at 6400 RPM with 820 lb. ft. of torque at 4800 running 33 degrees of timing. The cam lift is only .748 and the rockers are Jesel shaft mount. No need to check valve springs and lash between rounds.Every component is available off the shelf, the bore size will allow two rebores, and the compression is 13.5/1 which does not require the ultra expensive gas, or could be run on alcohol. The Best part is the price at $9995, complete, less carb and ignition, this is a really great deal!rently rods are available for the BBC from 6.135" to 7.100" and for the SBC in 6" length. These rods are priced very competively and are available now.
11/14/06 - Cloud Wins Bradenton - Congratulations to Clarence on qualifying #1 and winning the Classic Gasser A/Gas with his Ohio Crankshaft short block.
11/14/06 - New Service!! - Fuel system flow testing on our new, digital, flow bench. Complete testing for all mechanical system, blown, and N.A. We also have the software to factor in weather, altitude, etc.
11/10/06 - New Projects - Street Rod engines, we are dyno testing a new small block 388 just for hot rods. Also are starting to build a limited number of Pontiac 400/463 short blocks.
11/7/06 - Chrysler 440/511 Rotating Assemblies - We are overstocked on this popular kit. see internet specials
10/31/06 - More big block Chevy billets - Now available, 3.76", 4.125", and 4.625" strokes.
10/20/06 - Ohio Crankshaft TV commercial - Watch Ohio Crankshaft's new TV commercial, click here to view. (Windows Media Player needed)
10/12/06 - Something you don't see everyday -
Line boring a 12 cylinder Allison in our shop
10/4/06 - Help wanted! - Opening in our shop for experienced assembler/machinist. E-mail your info to aj481x@aol.com or fax to (937) 548-4603.
9/29/06 - The Ohio Crankshaft Super Bowl of Bracket Racing is in the books for 2006 -
Though rain put an early stop to action on Saturday, September 23, a good forecast for Sunday brought in a good crowd of racers on Sunday to compete for the good payout and the Ohio Crankshaft Super Bowl Super Bonus. Read more
9/13/06 - Sportsman 706 - Prototype almost finished Read more
9/13/06 - 460 Ford Forged Steel Crankshafts - We will have these available in strokes up to 4.6" in about 2 months.
8/30/06 - "Project Triple Nickel" continues development - With some continued seat time, Drag News Magazine's Todd Silvey continues to work with Ohio Crankshaft and their F.A.S.T. designed electronic fuel injection to get the project dragster so close to the 7 second zone. Read more
8/24/06 - 632 14 degree Big Chief 1700HP
In stock, ready to ship. Read more
8/21/06 - Team OC wins at Tri State - Bill Rudy won Hot Rod and Rusty Cook took the Combo at the IHRA divisional race. Scott Ray also qualified #12 in NHRA Pro Mod at Memphis, but lost a close one, in the first round, to points leader Jay Payne.
7/24/06 - New 4340 Street and Strip Rods - Check the rod page for several new rods with cap screw design and featuring the ARP 8740 bolts
7/14/06
Stan and The Guys,
Everythings been going good this year with the new blower motor you built. Here's a picture from Ellsworth, Wisconsin, where we won last week. The motor's real strong and reliable.
-Lance Fleming, In 2 Deep pulling
6/21/06 - EFI... Is now the time? - Super Class racer Phil Weldon just picked up his 555 with FAST EFI and setup to run on alcohol. Read more
5/30/06 - Attaboy - Rusty Cook Doubles Up - Rusty won both Q/R and S/R at the recent IHRA divisional race at Douglas GA. A great weekend for the Ohio Crankshaft team.
5/16/06 - Motown Aluminum Blocks In Stock!! - These have not been available for a long time.
5/16/06 - 4.125 SBC Lightweight Crankshafts in Stock - The new 400 main 4.125 crankshafts are in stock, ready to ship. $650
5/10/06 - New Lightweight SBC Crankshafts - The 400/3.875" and 400/4" are now in stock.
5/10/06 - Taking Care Of Your New Engine - Read what we think about this  Read more
4/23/06 - Pump Gas Racing? - We have recently built a 498 and a 632 for bracket racing customers to run on pump gas. Is this the time to start thinking about racing on unleaded.
4/23/06 - More Lightweight SBC Crankshafts - 3.875 and 4 inch will be ready in about 2 weeks.
3/27/06 - Blown Motors for T/D-T/S-Q8-Pullers Boggers - Ohio Crankshaft can build and dyno all types of blown engines.
2/27/06 - New Rotating Assemblies - The Chrysler 541 and 572 kits and the Pontiac 468 kit are now in stock.  Read more
1/30/06 - New H-beam Rods - H6250 for the SBC and H5956 for the 351 Windsor Ford are now available.
1/1/06 Ohio Crank Television - Ohio Crank will be a sponsor of the ESPN II coverage of the ADRL series. There will be 7 shows airing before NHRA Today and on Sundays.
11/28/05 - It's Rebuild Time - Time to go through those motors, and get ready for 2006. We can sell you the parts, or do the job for you. We have solved the hassle for you to ship motors for rebuild. You get it boxed up and call us. We arrange for the truck line to pick it up the next day.
11/28/05 - Dyno Testing - We have tested motors up to 2300 HP, both nitrous and blown. Every year more racers are dynoing their motors. We have the latest SuperFlow technology and can find your motor's "happy spot" to assure dependable performance.
10/05/05 - Double Duty - At the rescheduled IHRA finals, Ohio Crankshaft salesman Scott Ray will be displaying the latest OC products on the midway, as well as driving Jeff and Pete Elam's Hemi powered 57 Chevy in Pro Mod competition.

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