"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 pressure washers, compressors, go-karts, log splitters and chipper/shredders. Air Cleaner Type Dual element, Application Pressure washer, compressor, log splitter, Auto Compression Release Yes, Carburetor Float, external vent, Charging System Amps 3, Choke Control Manual, Bolt Circle in. 5, 6 1/2, Bore x Stroke in. 2.9 x 2.3, Cylinder Bore Cast iron, Cylinders qty. 1, Dimensions L x W x H in. 15 x 16 7/8 x 16 1/8, Cooling System Air cooled, Crankshaft Q-type, Fuel Filter Fuel tank filler neck strainer, Fuel Tank Capacity qt. 5.6, Fuel Type Gasoline, EPA/CARB Approval California Air Resource Board Yes, Low Oil Alert Yes, Low Oil Shutdown Yes, Lubrication System Forced splash, Max. RPM 3,600, Governor System Centrifugal mechanical, Ignition System Electronic, Oil Capacity qt. 1.16, PTO Height in. 5 1/4, Shaft Diameter in. 1, Mounting Base L x W in. 7 11/16 x 3 3/16 to 3 11/16, Muffler Included Standard, exhaust pipe protector, spark arrestor, deflector, Shaft Output Horizontal, Shaft Rotation From PTO Shaft Side Counterclockwise, Throttle Control Remote wire, Shaft Keyway in. 1/4, Shaft Length in. 3 31/64, Fuel Tank Standard White, Start Type Electric w/recoil backup, Engine Displacement cc 270, Engine Type GX series OHV commercial-duty, Compression Ratio 8.51, Torque ft./lbs. 13.50 @ 2,500 RPM. Automatic decompression for easy starting Heavy-duty ball bearing supported crankshaft Double walled heavy-duty tank with in tank fuel strainer Does not include battery cables 50-state compliant engine"
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