Honda's V-Twin range of engines are the cream of the crop, powering Pressure Washers, Water Pumps and Commercial Lawn & Garden Equipment across Australia. The Honda GX690 V-Twin can also be found in Tillers/Cultivators and other Agricultural Equipment, Generators as well as in many different applications. And if it's something more demanding that you need power for, the Honda GX690 V-Twin engine is also used in the Forestry and Construction/Industrial industries.
The fuel economy of the Honda GX690 V-Twin engine is similar to fuel injection, with the simplicity of carburetion ensuring that running this unit is easy on both your pocket and the environment. It features a digital CDI ignition system with variable timing, as well as a forged steel crankshaft and insert style rod bearings for efficient operation. There's also a rev limiter to protect against damage from over-revving. A hemispherical combustion chamber delivers rapid combustion, and it features Pressure fed crankshaft bearings. Add a two barrel inner-vent carburetor for more precise fuel metering and a 9.3:1 compression ratio, and you'll be generating high power output without the need for premium fuel.
The Honda GX690's high capacity pump facilitates consistent oil delivery, and a handy Oil Alert will keep you posted if you look like running dry. There's a dual cylindrical air filter, and a large diameter air intake on board for superior cooling. The result is a long-lasting, high-performing and reliable engine.
Don't forget, all Honda V-Twin Engines are covered by a Honda 3 Year Domestic & Commercial Warranty. Honda has a network of over 400 authorised dealers around Australia, so should you need parts, accessories, or maintenance done, you're not alone. You can work your Honda GX690 V-Twin engine as hard as you want. It's built to last.
|TYPE||Air cooled 4-stroke OHV petrol engine, 90° V-twin design, horizontal shaft|
|BORE & STROKE||2 / 78 x 72 mm|
|NET POWER||16.5 kW (22.1 HP) / 3 600 rpm|
|CONTINUOUS RATED POWER||11.5 kW (15.4 HP) / 3 000 rpm 13.0 kW (17.4 HP) / 3 600 rpm|
|MAXIMUM NET TORQUE||48.3 Nm / 4.93 kgfm / 2 500 rpm|
|IGNITION SYSTEM||Digital CDI with variable ignition timing|
|STARTING SYSTEM||Electric starter|
|FUEL CONSUMPTION AT RATED POWER||6.7 L/hr - 3 600 rpm|
|DIMENSIONS||429 x 410 x 438 mm (T-Type)|
|RRP||Please contact your local Honda dealer for a great deal. http://dl.hondampe.com.au/|