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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
1/26/16 - Pontiac Cranks - All popular Pontiac crankshaft sizes and strokes in stock
1/26/16 - PROMAX All BBC in Stock - PROMAX Big Block Chevy Cranks listed here.
1/26/16 - Chrysler Cranks - We have our biggest inventory ever of forged cranks for 440, Hemi, 340, and 360. Visit the Ohio Crank Chrysler crankshaft page.
1/26/16 - DIRT CAR ALERT - Be sure your air cleaner is sealed up, both to the carb and filter to container. We are seeing rebuild jobs with a lot of ring and guide wear.
1/12/16 - ProCharger Shortblock - Race proven Brodix block combination See full info on the Ohio Crank Big Block Short Block Page.
1/4/16 - New Crankshaft Blems List - BIG list of 4340 BBC, SBC, FORD, CHRYSLER, PONTIAC and LS crankshafts plus, BBC 5140 and cast cranks

These crakshafts are brand new but required machining beyond standard journal dimensions are listed on our latest Racing Junk advertisement.
1/2/16 - NHRA Contingency 2016 - Ohio Crankshaft will be an NHRA national event contingency sponsor for crankshafts in 2016
1/1/16 - Staying Balanced - CWT Industries has delivered us a new model 5500 Multi Bal computerized balancer.
12/28/15 - BBC in Stock - Two of our most popular motors, the 620 Bracket motor and the 632 Pump gas are in stock ready to ship.
12/2/15 - SPEEDWAY ILLUSTRATED - The December issue of Speedway Illustrated is out and pages 42-44 feture a nice article by J.A. Ackley about Ohio Crankshaft dirt track engines.

Check it out.

Read more correspondence on the Ohio Crank Letters Page
11/26/15 - Ohio Crankshaft Power in Iceland - Letter from one of our great international customers:

The final was today and we were in #1. I'm a Icelandic campion in group OF after 4 rounds. The motor are very good and my best is at 5.17 ET and 4.83 ET on 250 hop nitrous. My 60 foot is a 1.09.

We used an Edelbrock controller for the nitrous and stepped it in from 0.20 and after 0.70 in full and the motor loved it. This guy on right is my engine man, Mr. Valur Vífilsson.

Thanks for everything guys. - Mbk Harry Þór

11/16/15 - ATTABOY - Dusty and Dick Miller finished 1-2 in United Manual Transmission Racing Association Southern Division points, both use Ohio Crankshaft 427 SBC power.
11/10/15 - PRI SHOW - Dec. 10th, 11th and 12th Visit us booth 4443 Same spot as last year. Watch for unadvertised, show only specials.
11/9/15 - WATCH THIS - Clay's absolutely cool video on his show stopping 1970 Chevelle SS featuring a supercharged 604 BBC by Ohio Crankshaft - beautiful car.

11/6//15 - Bob Downing scores another Pro win at Clicker Dragstrip
Photo credit Roger Richards/Competition Plus 10/28/15 - ATTAGIRL Kathy - Kathy Fisher, driving the Ohio Crankshaft-ProCharger powered Top Dragster won the PDRA season finals at Richmond Virginia.

Kathy ran 3.90s all weekend and ended the season with a great win!

Visit the attaboy page for more standout competitors using Ohio Crank products

10/20/15 - BIG ATTABOY Shawn Bowen - Three Years in a row, the Drag Racing Online, AA/FC champion, also runner up at IHRA World Finals with low qualifier 5.58 ET which is under the current IHRA Nitro Funny car world record.
Visit the Ohio Crankshaft attaboy page

10/14/15 - CLEARANCE - NEW Crankshaft Blems List - See the latest inventory - deep discounts on new SB and BB Chevy plus Ford crankshafts Racing Junk advertisement.

See more winning racers on our attaboy page
10/7/15 - JR WARD AND JIM ODDY WIN 2015 CHAMPIONSHIP - After a dominating year of performance, Jr Ward, driving Jim Oddy’s 1934 Willys Sedan “Junkyard Dog”, took home the 2015 Nostalgia AA/Gassers Championship. Not only did the team set a new record for the club running an outstanding 4.75 ET at 148 MPH in the eighth mile, they won 5 of the 6 events and made it to the finals in their only defeat. Congrats to the team running Ohio Crankshaft components.
10/7/15 - CAST BLAST - Nodular 383 one and two piece and 400 are back in stock.

10/5/15 - ELDORA UMP Dirt Nationals - Phlipot/Garke win D main, 6th in C main

We had complete confidence in our parts and program. Thanks again Ohio Crank !!!

Read Michael's complete letter on the Ohio Crankshaft Letters Page

10/1/15 - Michael Wenzler, fastest Nitrous Street Car at 2015 Drag Week

Hi Stan,

Just wanted to drop you a line to say thanks for some great products! With many years, miles, and runs on my OC 598 shortblock, we just finished the nearly 1100 miles of Drag Week 2015, pulling a trailer (1500 lbs.).

9/29/15 - Jeremy Mason Thank You
- Scott,

his past weekend, I put the Ohio Crankshaft backed dragster into the winners circle at Bristol Dragway. This is my first NHRA win and I am the Division 3 points leader going into my final race at Reynolds!

Read Jeremy's complete letter on the Ohio Crankshaft Letters Page

9/28/15 - BIG Weekend at Bristol - Jeremy Mason wins Supr Comp, Rusty Cook semi final and Michelle Furr runner up in Super Stock

Visit the attaboy page for more standout competitors using Ohio Crank products
9/25/15 - Need a 620? - One ready to ship today
9/24/15 - Dyno Your Bracket Motor - We are doing more bracket type motors. It used to be thought this wasn't real important but racers are learning that a well tuned motor is more consistent as well as more reliable. If the fuel mixture is in it's "happy spot" it is a lot easier to follow weather changes.
9/23/15 - New SBC Rod Back in Stock - We had been out of this really popular new rods for a short while.
9/9/15 - Eric Bowling Continues Winning Ways with Win Numbers 20 and 21 Last Weekend - "Thanks so much for all of your help!", says Eric, "Please let all the folks at Ohio Crankshaft all of their hard work is really appreciated, I only wish I could help you guys out as much as you help me!! Thanks so much!" Just keep winning Eric with your Ohio Crankshaft components.
8/17/15 - Ohio Crankshaft Sweeps Waynesfield - "Weasel" Phlipot driving the Ohio Crankshaft UMP Dirt Car wins heat and feature using the OC hybrid LS 427.
8/14/15 - Oddy/Ward Dominating the Nostalgia AA/Gassers Season - Jr. Ward in Jim Oddy’s 1934 Willys Sedan “Junkyard Dog” has had a very winning 2015 season. See the AA/Gasser events results. Way to go gentlemen.
8/12/15 - ATTAGIRL Michelle - Another final round at NHRA St Louis LODRS in Super Street Eliminator.

7/30/15 - ProChargers - We speak BOOST - The new front mount Race Drive, or our own modified side drive featuring larger ARP studs.
7/16/15 - NEW 598-605 Short Block Design Available - Ohio Crank's new 598-605 Big Block Chevy Short Deck Short Block is available. The new short block information and pricing is available on our short block page.

The new package includes: Ohio Crank 4340 4.500 crankshaft, Ohio Crank 6.535 extreme duty I beam rods, JE gas ported 14.6 comp pistons, low tension rings, Speed-Pro or King Bearings and is internally balanced Available as a kit or assembled.

7/14/15 - Movin' on Up - Phlipot-Garke Racing and the Ohio Crankshaft UMP dirt car car scored a 2nd and 3rd over the weekend against some tough competition.
7/13/15 - 582 16 Degree Prototype - Complete engine used for design and dyno testing available for sale. Call Scott at 800-333-7113 for a deal.

7/13//15 - ATTABOY Rob Kropfeld - Rob won a Wally at the NHRA Route 66 Nationals in Super Street with Ohio Crankshaft parts.

Visit the attaboy page for more standout competitors using Ohio Crank products

6/26/15 - Oddy and Ward win the Hot Rod Reunion at Bowling Green - Big props for Jim and Junior, qualify number one and win the race.

See more great racer accomplishments on the attaboy page.

6/15/15 - Eric Bowling continues winning ways with Ohio Crankshaft components - So far for 2015, Eric has been in 9 finals at various central Indiana tracks, winning 8 of them. Eric says, "Thanks so much for all that you do for me and my operation. I truly am grateful to have the support from folks that care and take care of my operation! Thanks!!"

View our extensive attaboy pages for much more on Eric's winning ways plus many more racers.

6/2/15- Need a 620? - Our most popular drag race complete engine is in stock, also the new 16 degree 582

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.

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. >>>

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,

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