Howards Cams Hydraulic Flat Tappet Camshaft
From the humble beginnings to an industry leader today, Howards™ Cams has not forgotten the customer. Howards™ Cams main objective is to produce the highest quality product at a reasonable price. The name Howards™ Cams had been synonymous with high performance camshafts since 1945. A great number of valve train innovations can be traced back to Howards™ Cams. From pioneers in drag racing and oval track cams to cutting edge marine development, Howards™ Cams is at the forefront of the camshaft industry.
Note: Always use Camshaft Break-In Lube with all new flat tappet cams.
Manufactured on Dedicated High Precision Machines
Held to Strict Tolerances
High grade quality cores
Rockwell Tested & Parkerized Ensuring the Highest Quality
Part Type: Camshaft
Application: Buick 400-430-455 1967-1976
Ignition Firing Order: OE (1-8-4-3-6-5-7-2)
Cam Style: Hydraulic Flat Tappet
Basic RPM Range: 2000-6000
Manufacturer's Description: Nice idle, street/strip for 430+ ci., monster torque.
Intake Duration @ .050": 235
Exhaust Duration @ .050": 241
Advertised Intake Duration (@ .006"): 289
Advertised Exhaust Duration (@ .006"): 295
Intake Valve Lift with OE Rocker Ratio (1.60): .520"
Exhaust Valve Lift with OE Rocker Ratio (1.60): .501"
Intake Lobe Lift: .325"
Exhaust Lobe Lift: .313"
Intake Valve Lift with 1.65 Rocker Ratio: .536"
Intake Valve Lift with 1.70 Rocker Ratio: .553"
Intake Valve Lift with 1.72 Rocker Ratio: .559"
Exhaust Valve Lift with 1.65 Rocker Ratio: .517"
Exhaust Valve Lift with 1.70 Rocker Ratio: .533"
Exhaust Valve Lift with 1.72 Rocker Ratio: .539"
Lobe Separation Angle: 110 Degrees
Intake Centerline: 106 Degrees
Includes Lifters: No
Small Base Circle: No
Cam Gear Attachment: Single-Bolt
Valve Adjustment: Zero Lash Plus ˝ Turn
Manufacturer: Howards Cams & Racing Components
Manufacturer's Part Number: 550441-10
Weight: 10.0 lbs.
Warranty: Race Application, No warranty expressed or implied
Quantity: Sold as Each
Note: Oil with ZDDP or ZDDP Additive Required
Note: Stock (O.E.) valve springs cannot be used.