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HONDA GX240

GX240 a 8HP OHV horizontal -shaft engine with electronic ignition and oil alert

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Specifications

  • CARB Approved
  • Meets EPA Standards
MODEL  GX240K1
Type  4-stroke, overhead valve single cylinder , inclined by 25
Total Displacement  242 cm (16.5 cu in)
Bore & Strike  73 x 58 mm (2.9 x 2.3 in)
Max Horsepower (Gross)  6.0 kw / 3,600 min (8.0HP / 3,600 rpm)
Max Torque (Gross)  Crank P.T.O  17 Nm (1.7 kgfm, 12 lbfft) 2,500 rpm
 with 1/2 reduction  34 Nm (3.4 kgfm, 25 lbfft) 1,250 rpm
 with 1/2 reduction*  34 Nm (3.4 kgfm, 25 lbfft) 1,250 rpm
 with 1/6 reduction  102 Nm (10.2 kgfm, 74 lbfft) 420 rpm
Compression Ratio  8.0: 1
Fuel Consumption  313 g/kWh (230 g/HPh, 0.51 lb/HPh)
Cooling System  Forced-air
Ignition System  Transistorized magneto ignition
Ignition Timing  20 B.T.D.C (fixed)
Spark Plug  BPR6ES (NGK), W20EPR-U (DENSO)
Carburetor  Horizontal type, butterfly valve
Air Cleaner  Dual element type
 Single element type
 Oil bath type
 Cyclone type
Lubricating System  Splash
Oil Capacity

1.1 lt 1.16 US qt, 0.97 Imp qt)

Starting System  Recoil or electric start
Stopping System  ignition primary circuit ground
Fuel Used  Automotive unleaded gasoline (minimum 86 pump octane)
Fuel tank capacity  6.0 lt (1.59 US gal, 1.32 imp gal)
Reduction oil capacity  1/2, reduction* 0.3 lt (0.32 US qt, 0.26 Imo qt)
 1/2, 1/6 reduction  Lubricated from engine crankcase
 Clutch type   1/2 reduction Centrifugal
 Clutch engagement   1/2 reduction 1,800 rpm
 Clutch lock   1/2 reduction 2,200 rpm
P.T.O. Shaft Rotation  Counterclockwise (viewed from P.T.O. side)
   September  19, 2017