Edelbrock part #2859 Victor Glidden intake manifold is for all-out nitrous-assisted drag race applications. Designed with noted drag racer Billy Glidden, it features intake runners with a large cross-section area of 3.2 square-inches for maximum high-end horsepower in engines operating from 5000 to 8500 rpm with GM or Edelbrock 18-degree heads. Carb mount flange and plenum are machined for 4500 Series carburetors and require port matching and blending prior to use. The Edelbrock Victor Glidden is a single-plane, high-rise intake designed for maximum race-winning power at higher engine speeds.
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Recommended intake gasket: Edelbrock #7218 or Fel-Pro #1282; Carb Pad Height: 7.03"; For use with 15 and 18 Degree Chevy with 4500 Series Carburetor.; Use RTV sealant to properly seal end seals, such as Edelbrock High Temp Silicone sealant #1076, DO NOT USE END SEALS GASKETS.; Optimum cylinder head port opening size should be as close as possible to the size of the gasket being used.; Hardened washers Must be used with intake bolts to ensure proper torque and prevent galling of the aluminum.; Sealant must be used on intake bolt threads if the threads extend into lifter valley or coolant passage.; NPT/Pipe thread fittings require the use of Teflon tape or paste on threads to ensure proper seal.; Proper installation is the responsibility of the installer. Improper installation will void your warranty and may result in poor performance and engine or vehicle damage.