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The Legend: Ed Iskenderian

The Legend

The name Ed Iskenderian is a legend among racers worldwide. Ed's life history parallels the proverbial success story. He was born in 1921 in the grapevine country of Tulare County, California. His future as a winemaker never materialized because several heavy frosts destroyed the vineyards. These conditions forced the Iskenderian family to move to Los Angeles.

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Advanced Design: The Technology

Advanced Design

Basically, the purpose of a camshaft in an internal combustion engine is to open and close the valves in correct sequence. In the Otto four-cycle engine, this sequence is timed in relation to the crankshaft and pistons. The ultimate objective of the cam-shaft function is to "trap" the greatest possible weight of fuel/air mixture in the cylinders to attain 100% volumetric efficiency.

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Precision Engineering

Precision Engineering

Cam design has come a long way since the old days of the simple harmonic design. This design deter-mined the cam shape by using three separate radii - the nose radius, the flank radius, and the base circle radius. Today, this simple method is considered primitive because of the difficulty encountered in accurate inspection, and its poor highspeed performance qualities.

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The Racing Cam Series

The Racing Cam Series

Isky Hi-Rev Series cams are manufactured from the finest,high quality Proferal Cast Iron Billets. Combined with mechanical (solid) lifters, they are extremely popular for high-performance dual purpose and competition engines.

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