Scotty gets so excited with threads like these.. I think he just has a thing for them 408s lol.
But seriously, he said it right. If you're going to build a stroker, build a 351. Just about the same cost, an enough power to make your balls drop again.
1986 GT with the typical poor boy mods. 3.73s, Hurst short throw, King Cobra Clutch with aluminum quadrant, lowered two inches on Eibach springs, Hopefully adding some heads and a decent intake soon!