O.S. Engines Support Ask Bill Baxter your questions about O.S. Engines.

FT-300 Super Gemini Connecting Rods

Old 09-22-2017, 07:25 AM
Thread Starter
My Feedback: (3)
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Port Allen, LA
Posts: 93
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default FT-300 Super Gemini Connecting Rods

I have an Ft-300 Super Gemini Twin that I purchased used around 10 years ago. I am considering a complete gasoline conversion for this engine. I have read that in order to do that, before I embark upon that path, I need to make sure the con rods are the newer (bronze?) type not the older aluminum type as the older type will not stand up to running on a complete gasoline conversion. Is there any way, short of dismantling that I can tell if my engine has the later, updated version of connecting rods?

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Manage Preferences - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service -

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.