Jack "Big Jack" Engle is a legendary camshaft grinder and the founder of Engle Cams. Jack was a member of the Santa Monica Low Flyers in the 1930s and the 1940s, and in 1939 he turned 113 mph at El Mirage with his McCulloch blown Cragar Model A-powered "T" on "A" rails.
Jack began grinding cams early in 1941 on a homemade cam grinder made from a benchtop lathe and a tool post grinder. In 2018 Jack's son Mark told Sondre Kvipt of Kustomrama that his dad told him that he and Isky both bought their first cams from Ed Winfield.
In 1942 Jack started Engle Cams.
Jack Engle's Cars
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