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Edelbrock's Original Flathead Ford "Slingshot" Intake Manifold
Re-Released Into Production

TORRANCE, CA - The Edelbrock Slingshot intake manifold was the first ever product manufactured and sold with the Edelbrock brand logo. Recognized as one of Hot Rod Magazine's top "Twenty Speed Parts that Changed the World", the Edelbrock Slingshot intake manifold was the first of many great products to come from Edelbrock. For 2009 Edelbrock is re-releasing this iconic design for 1938-48 Flathead Fords, available under part number (#1103). The Slingshot's "Y" configured dual carburetor flanges will accept Stromberg®, Holley® and Demon® two barrel carburetors and accommodates the period correct generator mounting.

    Features Include:
  • Re-release of Edelbrock's first intake manifold
  • Two-piece design for use with dual two barrel carbs
  • 3-bolt pattern flange with 4.75" spacing accepts Stromberg, Holley and Demon carbs
  • Made in the USA for absolute quality and performance
  • Available under part number #1103

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Founded in 1938, Torrance-based Edelbrock, LLC is recognized as one of the nation's premier designers, manufacturers and distributors of performance replacement parts for the automotive and motorcycle after markets. For more information please visit us at

Edelbrock, LLC opened its first green sand foundry in 1990 in order to fully control the quality of the castings. A brand new robotically-controlled permanent mold facility was opened in 2007. The Edelbrock Foundries are ISO 9001 registered, delivering modern production solutions for aluminum casting and Made in the USA quality.

Edelbrock, LLC. .:. 2700 California St. Torrance CA. 90503