Cam Designs


Stock Cam
Cam Design Factors
Improved Stock
280 Power Cam


This page starts with a detailed description of the stock Model T cam.  This information has not previously been available publicly.  Then, several important considerations in the design of new Model T cams is presented under Cam Design Factors.  Next, a detailed description of each of the three new cams is presented:


Improved Stock Cam

280 Super-Power Cam

Laurel-Roof Cam


The predicted power and torque for these cams is also available (see Simulation - New Cams).  You can download a copy of this information in PDF format by clicking here.  Additional information on cam design and a complete history of Ford flathead cams is available at Tilden Technologies.