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What is Replating a cylinder?

What is Replating a cylinder?

The Millennium Technologies Nickel Silicon Carbide (NSC) cylinder plating process forms an extremely hard, extremely durable barrier with less friction, improved heat transfer, less weight, and ultimately more horsepower. …

How do I know if my cylinder needs Replating?

There are the obvious signs; scratches (a good rule of thumb is if you can feel the scratch with your fingernail then it needs replating), plating worn through to the base metal, flaked plating or a piston seizure to name a few.

Can you hone a 2 stroke cylinder?

The Flex-Hone can be used on both steel and Nikasil-plated cylinders on either 4-stroke or 2-stroke engines. (With Nikasil, you just need to take extra precaution. The goal is to remove the glaze and the carbon without damaging the plating.

How much does a replated Nikasil cylinder cost?

Nikasil Replated $260.00 exchange –>(send your cylinder for the $100.00 core credit.) or $370.00 to sell outright with no core cylinder. Click here for picture CR85 2005

How much does a replated Honda cylinder cost?

New Honda cylinder 2005-2007 #12110-GBF-B40 Retail $435.33 Our price $350.00 $50.00 off if you send your old cylinder. ($300.00 exchange). Model Replated cylinder Kx 60 air cooled 19__-1984

Is there a flat rate cylinder repair service?

Our flat-rate repair service is an all-inclusive cylinder emergency room. Crashed pistons, dropped valves, broken skirts, detonation, broken rings… we don’t care. Our evaluation service is free so before you throw that cylinder away, give us a chance to bring it back from the dead. There is no replacement for displacement!

How is cylinder re plating done on an Ice Cube?

Our cylinder re-plating service involves the chemical stripping of the old worn out plating. The Bore is then re-coated with a Nickel Ceramic coating followed by diamond honing, port chamfer, and gasket surfacing.