Building a Ford straight-six engine
 Details on building a Ford straight-six engine
For a performance build on the small Ford inline 6, it is a good idea to use a block that has 7 mains on the crankshaft. A 200 cid engine will have 5 frost plugs on the side of the block as shown in the photo.
1978 Ford 200 cid inline 6 engine, fresh rebuild.
Photo of crank and rods Ford inline 200cid engine. ARP bolts used on rods, studs on mains.
Ford 6 inline oil pump and double row camshaft timing chain and gears.
 Modifying the log intake
Ford inline 6 cylinder head removed prior to receiving modifications for using a Holley 2 barrel carb.
Ford 6 inline log head on mill. Milling the log head section flat to add a direct 2 barrel carb adapter to the head.
Hole in log intake section for 2 barrel conversion.
Aluminum block of material bolted to log intake to finish milling for Holley 2 barrel carb conversion.
Beginning of adapting Holley 2 barrel linkage onto the Ford inline 6.
- Ford Straight-6 engine Wiki article