bare block 289 width

snakebite8

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at work and I forgot to measure my bare 289 block width.  anyone have the width of a bare block 289? thanks

 

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at work and I forgot to measure my bare 289 block width.  anyone have the width of a bare block 289? thanks
Kept an old 289 block for my 66 "just in case".  Measured across the "heads" is approx 14-1/2" but the greatest width is at the rear of the block where the tranny mounts, there are 2 tabs there, width is approx 15-1/2" here.

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