Finally some quality time in the garage again, and I got a package with new piston rings (I broke one when I disassembled the engine...) so the final assembly could finally begin.
Here's a shot from when I assembled the heads and pushrod tubes:
And a couple of the finished longblock:
Not too much remaining now before I can put it back in the car; only drawback is that we had another foot of snow yesterday and the car is stored at a friend's barn, so I will need to wait for better weather conditions.
Here's the place for info on converting to a Type V motor!