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I have narrowed my choices down to 2 for my 5.0L block either I have my old 83 HO hot tanked cleaned a new bearing pressed in or do I purchased a new DSS level 2 race block bored .030" over for $500 need input thanks
 

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Your original block isn't the strongest of 5.0L blocks ('86+ is), and it's not a roller block either.

Depends on what you're going to do with/to the block and how much power you're planning.
 

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planning on at least 300 horses with a small shot of nitrous oxide

my old block is in great condition only has 40k on it and its a light 40 K I never really pushed the motor that hard
 
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planning on at least 300 horses with a small shot of nitrous oxide

my old block is in great condition only has 40k on it and its a light 40 K I never really pushed the motor that hard
you will be just fine with your old block......
 

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At this point, you could do either.
 
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