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12 or 24 valve

I am looking at posibly puting a 5.9 in my 04 and loosing the 6.0 besides the obvious like electrical and type of injection pump whitch one should I do the 12 valve or the 24 valve it will have a six speed manual and will be a DD also.
so what do you all think please give me reasoning

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can a mod make this a poll sorry

2004 ford F350 6.0L 6 speed manual,SCT live wire,south bend double disk clutch,short throw shifter fx4. Costome exhaust 4 inch turbo back to 5" homade stacks, banjo bolt mod, shimed regulator,custom leveling kit (not blocks) and air lift air bags with onbord air suply TRADED FOR

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do i even need to vote? its all about the dirty dozen. stay away from them overvalvers.

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12v ... no questions about it
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12v gets my vote. Im acutally looking for one to stick in my 94 F250.

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I'd go with the 12v.

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I was told today that a 24 valve head will bolt on to a 12 valve block is this true if so I think I just made up my mind

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12v all the way!

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