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HRR Tech Editor Mike Mavrigian Shares First Part of Project Flathead Build

Mike Mavrigian, Hotrod & Restoration‘s technical editor, undertook the challenge of rebuilding a Ford Flathead 8BA engine earlier this year and is now detailing the project on his website, The first installment is now available here .

“Since I had never done a F before, I figured that it was high time to tackle one of these cuties,” Mavrigian wrote. “While other engine platforms have taken over with enthusiasts as the years rolled by, the flattie has never really gone away. A staunch diehard group of Flathead folks have kept the engine alive, and in fact, the flathead is enjoying a notable resurgence in popularity today. All things considered, it just made sense to build one for educational purposes.”

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