Single-cylinder engine is the simplest of all engines. It has only one cylinder and is the basic form of the engine. Early applications such as motorcycles and marine engines tended to be single cylinders. Most single-cylinder engines used in motor vehicles are fueled by gasoline (and use a four-stroke cycle). Now, single-cylinder gasoline engines are almost exclusively used in pressure washers, generators and other small machinery, as well as lawnmowers and other garden machinery.
When a single-cylinder engine is working, every time the crankshaft makes one revolution (two-stroke) or two revolutions (four-stroke), the mixture of air and gasoline in the cylinder is burned once. From the sound and vibration, it is obvious that the work of the engine is intermittent.
If you look at the continuity of work, the single-cylinder engine does not work smoothly and the speed fluctuates greatly. However, its structure is simple, the manufacturing cost is low, and the maintenance is not complicated.
15 HP @ 3600 RPM Easy-to-start carburetor, low fuel consumption.
The thickened muffler has a good drying effect.
The diameter of the crankshaft is 0.984 inches from the key shaft.
After 100 hours of testing, it is durable.
100% nylon pull cord
There is a nitrile rubber gasket under the fuel tank to prevent vibration from damaging the fuel tank. It is suitable for impact rafts and other construction machinery.
Low oil protection function, the engine will automatically shut down when the oil level is too low
Four-stroke motorcycle oil must be used to ensure that the machine runs well.
Diesel fuel cannot be added.
The gasoline engine is a manual recoil starter, and an electric starter is optional.
|Engine Type||4-stroke, single-cylinder, air-cooled, OHV|
|Ignition System||Non-contact transistorized ignition(T.C.I)|
|Starting System||Recoil / Electric starting|
|Engine oil capacity||0.6L|
|Fuel tank capacity||6.5L|
The one that suits you is the best. For small machinery and equipment, single-cylinder engines are better because they are cheaper to manufacture and more compact. Compared with multi-cylinder engines, single cylinders also provide better torque output and lower RPM. On the contrary, multi-cylinder engines usually provide you with higher power output at peak speeds.
The engines with more cylinders provide greater power and smoother operation than engines with fewer cylinders. However, these more powerful engines are also less efficient and more complicated to repair.
What is the difference between 1 cylinder and 2 cylinder engine?
Single-cylinder engines are less durable than double-cylinder engine. Construction of single-cylinder engine is easier but it needs stronger parts than the double cylinder engine like the heavier crankshaft, connecting rod, piston, etc