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Old 12-11-2012, 11:56 PM   #43
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Originally Posted by supershaft View Post
But didn't Schleicher do most all of BMW's cam development back then? At any rate, it really doesn't matter other than I remember a 'sport' cam AND a 'race' cam being available but I never looked into getting the 'race' cam kinda like I never looked into getting a 2.60 something rear end. I never needed one! At least we got past the need for specs with a check point!!!
The man in charge for tuning the BMW 700 engines was Ludwig Apfelbeck.
And AFAIK he made his own cams. I would have to check it but AFAIR he also did a conversion to roller cams at the very beginning. And the last evolution of the race engines had bevel driven overhead cams.
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