Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center
One of the largest retailers of crate engines in the country, Scoggin-Dickey specializes in GMPP parts and crate engines, and also offers custom crate motors of its own. Take one look at this company's Web site (www.sdparts.com), and we guarantee you'll be impressed by the bewildering variety of engine packages at the "world's largest LS warehouse." We'll sample just a couple of them here.

416 L92/L76 CRATE ENGINE
COMPANY: Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center
BLOCK: L92, aluminum, new
DISPLACEMENT: 416ci (6.8L)
COMPRESSION RATIO: 10.92:1
CRANKSHAFT: 4.000-inch, Eagle
RODS: 6.125-inch, Scat, H-beam
PISTONS: 4.068-inch, Manley, 2618 forged
RINGS: Akerly and Childs file fit; 1/16, 1/16, 3/16-inch
ROD BEARINGS: Clevite H-Series
MAIN BEARINGS: Clevite H-Series
CAM BEARINGS: DuraBond
BOLTS: not specified
HEADS: GM L92, aluminum
HEAD GASKETS: GM MLS
CAM: COMP Cams hydraulic roller, custom grind
LIFTERS: GM LS7 upgrade
PUSHRODS: Manley, 4130 steel, 5/16-inch, .080-wall
ROCKER ARMS: GM, 1.7-ratio
VALVESPRINGS: COMP Cams 26918-16
INTAKE MANIFOLD: L76
THROTTLE BODY: 90mm, electronic
FUEL INJECTORS: LS7, 40-pound
MAF: no
WIRING HARNESS: no
PCM: no
CORE CHARGES: no
WARRANTY: 90 days on naturally aspirated engines; no warranty on engines used with power-adders
PRICE: $8,999.95
COMMENTS: Callies crankshaft upgrade is available for $600.00, and Callies Compstar connecting rod upgrade is available for $100.00. A nitrous/supercharged ring upgrade is optional for $100.00, while a Nick Williams cable-driven throttle upgrade can be had for $300.00. Exhaust manifolds and water pump are not included.