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Ohio Crankshaft
5453 ST RT 49 S
Greenville, OH 45331

Phone: 937-548-7113
Fax: 937-548-4603

7am-5pm M-F E

Latest Ohio Crankshaft News

12/15/14 - End Of Year Clearance Promotion
See the ad in Drag Review and National Dragster.
See larger view here.

- SBC Roller Rockers - $95
- All JE, SRP, Diamond Pistons - 10% OFF
- 364 SBC Short Block Special - $995
- 555 BBC Merlin Short Block Special - $4,195
- Ohio Crank Billet Valve Covers - $250
- 4340 BBC 4.24 stroke, 2 piece seal - $525
- 4340 HEMI 5.7-6.1, 4.050stroke - $695


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,

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.

10/8/14 - 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

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

- 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.
$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

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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
2/26/13 - Cranks Back in Stock - 440/Hemi 3.75", 4.25", 4.5" and Ford 4.3"
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.
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.
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.
1/16/13 - Ready to ship - One 620, One LS1 Hybrid, 434-555-584 shortblocks ready to go...

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

Lighter is the surest way to make your car faster.

1/14/13 - Workin' 7 to 5 - We are here to take your calls 7am to 5pm EST, Monday through Friday
1/7/13 - Receiver Grooves Investment - We have added some new BHJ tooling to cut receiver grooves, both in new heads and repair jobs.
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.

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

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

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.
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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