Important News for Machinists, Parts Buyers, Shop Owners
March 6th, 2015
Issue # 29, E-Update is published the first Friday of every month...
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Engine Kit Catalog

Our last Blockmaster Engine Kit Catalog was produced in 2009.  Since then we've added over 500 engine kits. 

Our newest engine kit catalog is NOW AVAILALBE on line.  The catalog is up-to-date with the latest kits for cars, trucks, marine, performance and more.

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The NEW 2015 Engine Parts Book is designed to help you sell parts.

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Dave's Column

By our own, Dave Sutton !

Dave is a regular contributor to Engine Builder Magazine and offers some great advice to machinists in his "profitable performance" columns. 

This article talks about the changes we've experienced in technology and Dave offers lots of advice on how to find info on that niche resto or that late model engine that's new to your shop.

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Q: What was the first official White House vehicle?

Scroll to the bottom for the answer...
Shop Solution


When I need to hone a harmonic balancer or anything with a key slot, I use a body filler, commonly called Bondo, to fill it up and rough it close. That way the stones don't catch on the edge of the slot, it does not clog the stones and it works quite well.

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MSR is Back !

Engine Pro has renewed its marketing partnership with Must See Racing (MSR) sprint car series for a sixth year. Engine Pro president, Don Weber said, "For us, MSR represents an exciting series that is fast, fun and promotes automobile racing at the grass roots level. That's a great venue for Engine Pro."  Read more
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Contest runs from Nov 4 - March 23rd.
March Flyer

BLOCKMASTER Cylinder Head Kits 

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SBC Valve Kit... $49.99
Includes: 1.600" and 2.020"

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A:  A 1909 White Stanley Steamer.

President William McKinley was the first president to ride in an automobile, but it was not until the presidency of Theodore Roosevelt that the first government-owned automobile was used, a white Stanley Steamer.  Roosevelt's successor, William Howard Taft purchased a White Motor Company Model M Steamer as his official car, and converted the White House stable into an automobile garage..

Q: What was the first official White House vehicle?
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