EMPI's I-Beam Rods are forged from chromoly to give you a high strength rod that's easy on your budget. ARP 3/8" 8740 Rod bolts add all the strength and reliability necessary for this rod design. Radiused caps aid in stroker clearancing. Combine with an EMPI counter weighted crank to build a dependable lower end for moderate performance engines. Torque these 3/8" bolts to 38 ft. lbs. Sets of 4.