"The Honda 270cc GX Series OHV commercial-grade engine is designed for the most demanding commercial applications. It has set an industry standard for reliability and durability. Overhead Valve design offers cooler, fuel-efficient operation and cast iron cylinder sleeve provides longer service life. The GX is reliable, easy starting and quiet running. Meets EPA and CARB emission levels standards. This legendary engine has earned the reputation as the preferred engine for construction equipment. Common applications include go-karts, agricultural equipment and small construction equipment. This engine has super hill climbing power for go-karts. Air Cleaner Type Dual element, Engine Displacement cc 270, Shaft Rotation From PTO Shaft Side Counterclockwise, Low Oil Alert Yes, Bore x Stroke in. 2.9 x 2.3, Start Type Recoil, Muffler Included Standard, exhaust pipe protector, deflector, Shaft Diameter in. 7/8 22 mm, Ignition System Electronic, EPA/CARB Approval California Air Resource Board Yes, Fuel Tank Standard White, Low Oil Shutdown Yes, Crankshaft R-type, Governor System Centrifugal mechanical, Max. RPM 3,600, Carburetor Float, external vent, Fuel Type Gasoline, Gear Reduction R-type 21 w/wet clutch, Net Torque lbs./ft. 13.5 18.3 Nm at 2,500 RPM, Bolt Circle in. 5, 6 1/2, Throttle Control Remote wire, Oil Capacity qt. 1.16, Compression Ratio 8.51, Shaft Output Horizontal, Auto Compression Release Yes, Lubrication System Forced splash, Cylinders qty. 1, Shaft Length in. 2 3/32, Cooling System Air cooled, Fuel Tank Capacity qt. 5.6, Fuel Filter Fuel tank filler neck strainer, PTO Height in. 5 1/4, Net Power Output HP 7.9 5.9 kW at 3,600 RPM, Choke Control Manual, Application Commercial go-kart, Engine Type GX series OHV commercial-duty, Mounting Base L x W in. 7 11/16 x 3 3/16-3 11/16, Cylinder Bore Cast iron, Dimensions L x W x H in. 15 x 16 7/8 x 16 1/8, Shaft Keyway in. 1/4. Automatic decompression for easy starting Heavy-duty ball bearing supported crankshaft Double walled heavy-duty tank with in tank fuel strainer 50-state compliant engine"
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