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Compression Ratio Theory and How to Calculate in Powersports

Whether you're buying pistons for a motorcycle, ATV, or UTV, you'll most likely see options in different compression ratios. A lot of factors go into designing pistons for different compression ratios. Here we'll take a look how compression ratio..

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Piston Ring Materials Explained

Rings are rings right? Wrong! In addition to thickness and diameter, there are several different ring materials, styles, and coatings available to maximize performance in a variety of engine environments. 

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What Is Piston Slap And False Knock?

Piston slap is a descriptor tossed out a lot. But, what is it? What causes the phenomenon and what can be done to prevent it?  READ MORE

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What is Electroless Nickel Coating for Pistons?

 JE's electroless nickel (EN) coating offers detonation resistance, heat reflection and can help with ring sealing. Check out all of the benefits of this piston technology. 

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Getting Sideways With Formula Drift Champion Fredric Aasbo

Norwegian-born Fredric Aasbo’s path to becoming a drifting champion started after he saw a clip of driver Katsuhiro Ueo tackling a touge road in Japan. Since then, he’s gone on to become the most successful competitive drifter in the history of..

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