It sounds like fun to me. Cathcart is the Stude 6 guy. We depended heavely on Dick Datson's books when building my son's Stude V8. He had a plan for a twin turboed 200 inch Stude V8 that would put out 900 hp. Stude engined are much overlooked.
"I wonder if God created man because he was disappointed in the monkey?" Mark Twain