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Championship Engine Builder Chris Uratchko Talks Naturally Aspirated Horsepower!

Chris Uratchko is a name that is synonymous with high-horsepower naturally aspirated builds. We touch base with him and learn more about his speed secrets and what it takes to compete in a field full of talent. 

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Introducing Diamond's 2,000HP-Ready Mod2k Pistons for Ford Coyote and Modular Engines!

Diamond Mod2k pistons are designed to take everything you can throw at them! Available for popular Modular and Coyote engine applications, the Diamond Mod2k is a shelf stock part designed for over 2,000hp! 

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How to File-Fit and Install Piston Rings

Perhaps the most critical engine assembly step is file fitting and installing the piston rings with the correct gap. We walk you through the process step-by-step in this story. 

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Video: Inside Moran Racing's 5,300hp, 670ci Monster Motor!

Famed engine builder Mike Moran shares the inside story of his astounding custom engine churning out 5,300 horsepower

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How to Install Spirolox

Most engine builders have a love/hate relationship with Spirolox. However, with a few tricks, they install easily. Here's how to do it. 

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How To Check Piston To Wall Clearance

Checking piston-to-wall clearance is a critical measurement every engine build should include. Here is a detailed walk through of how to measure your piston-to-wall-clearance.

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When To Upgrade Wrist Pins

The toughest piston in the world is useless if the wrist pin gives up the ghost. Here is a breakdown of what the wrist pin does, why they fail, and when to upgrade them to improve the strength of your engine combination.

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Sneak Peek: The Engine Jon Kaase Is Bringing to Engine Masters 2018

Jon Kaase is known for wacky, wild, and always-powerful builds. He's been a dominant force at the annual Engine Masters competition and this year, he's coming back, loaded for bear. 

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Three's Company: Understanding Rod Length, Piston Compression Height, and Crankshaft Stroke

The inside of an engine is a fickle ecosystem where every component directly affects another. Rod length, crankshaft stroke, and piston compression height are three variables that are key to choosing the perfect rotating assembly. Here's a deep..

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Behind The Scenes: Diamond's STEEL Piston Technology 

When it comes to Diesel engines, forged steel pistons are the next frontier in performance, and Diamond is leading the way. Take a look at the most innovative Diesel racing pistons on the market.

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