I Left Solid lifters for Hydro
ssgacc at yahoo.com
Fri Dec 27 22:05:28 EST 2002
--- JShadzi at aol.com wrote:
> high rpm use, you can start throwing shims at about
> 8k rpm,
Aaaah! Not good.
> that's why the
> solid buckets with valve top lash caps are better as
> they resist any high rpm
That's my experience with solids. A threaded adjuster
(in this case at the valve end of the rocker) with a
mechanical locking nut.
> Plus the shims start adding weight, the
> thicker they are the more
> the weight added, etc.
Again, not good. At higher rpms, you're doing
everything you can to dump weigh. Sometimes at the
expense of reliablity.
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