We told Davin we got him a gift, all he had to do was open the boxes. Inside was a gearhead's ultimate greasy-hands LEGO set. A Pontiac 389 V-8 split up about just as far as one can be, with extra parts mixed in for a good measure of confusion. If anyone was going to get this engine back to its Tri-Power glory, our resident wrench would be the one to do it.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/12/12/redline-rebuild-pontiac-389