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What Pistons do KTM use?

What Pistons do KTM use?

Vertex is the OEM piston for KTM, but they have been known to run Vertex, CP and Mahle pistons.

How much horsepower does a KTM 300 EXC have?

The KTM 300 is designed for difficult off-road conditions. The 300 EXC and the 300 XC-W have a small headlight, speedometer, tail-light and somewhat softer linkless PDS suspension….KTM 300.

Manufacturer KTM-Sportmotorcycle AG
Bore / stroke 72 mm / 72 mm, 293 cc
Compression ratio 13.2:1
Top speed 120 mi/h
Power 51 hp (38 kW)

Who makes the OEM pistons for KTM?

Vertex 2-Stroke Piston Kits for KTM It all begins with precision engineering based on more than 50 years of experience in the design of OEM-quality and championship proven replacement pistons.

Do KTM use Vertex Pistons?

Vertex Releases Pistons for 2018-’19 Husqvarna, KTM Models All Vertex piston kits include the piston, rings, wrist pin, and circlips. The silicon decreases thermal expansion and allows the pistons to be run at tighter tolerances and makes the pistons less susceptible to rattling or breaking.

What is the best year KTM 300?

Of all the used two-strokes on the market, the KTM 300 holds its value the best. The 2000, 2002 and 2003 models are pretty good, too.

What year did KTM go oil injected?

What many people don’t realise is that the evolution of KTM’s fuel-injection R&D program kicked off in 2004 in collaboration with Australian company, Orbital; that a ‘Direction Injection’ system almost went into production a few years ago; and that the breakthrough ‘Transfer Port Injection’ system was discovered almost …

Do oversize pistons give more power?

The short answer is that a bigger bore is generally the best way to get more power. It creates more space, allowing for bigger valve openings, which in turn can bring more fuel and air into the cylinder. A bigger bore with a shorter stroke also allows an engine to rev higher, which creates more horsepower.

Do I need bigger Pistons after honing?

Do I need bigger Pistons after honing? It’s very hard and most honing processes won’t do much to it. However if it was a sleeved cylinder that’s a different story, and honing can take away enough material to require an over sized piston. Make sure you measure it with the proper tools too.

Where are namura Pistons made?

i have never used namura,was going to buy a piston kit until i read all the reviews on other sites and decide to use shindy piston kits,also namura is made in Taiwan.

What is the difference between forged and cast pistons?

Cast pistons are made with the use of large, specialized equipment made up of a mold where the mixture of aluminum, alloys and silicone are poured to create the piston’s shape. Forged pistons employ a single lump of billet alloy which is stamped by the use of a die.