The Kama KM178F is a 296 cc (18.06 cu.in.) single-cylinder air-coolled 4-stroke direct injection diesel engine with horizontal shaft manufactured by WUXI WORLDBEST KAMA POWER CO., LTD.
The Kama KM178F/E engine has OHV design, single-cylinder, direct injection system, recoil starter, and crankshaft or camshaft power-take-off.
The KM178FE engine cylinder bore is 78.0 mm (3.07 in) and piston stroke is 62.0 mm (2.44 in), a compression ratio is 20:1. The engine produced from 5.4 HP (4.0 kW) at 3,000 rpm up to 6.0 HP (4.4 kW) at 3,500 rpm of maximum horsepower. The continuous rated output power is 5.0 HP (3.7 kW) at 3,000 rpm up to 5.4 HP (4.0 kW) at 3,600 rpm.
4-stroke, single cylinder, diesel engine
296 cm 3 (18.06 cu-in)
6.0 HP (4.4 kW)) at 3,600 rpm
Pressure spray compound
Recoil or electric starter
Light diesel oil
Fuel tank capacity
3.5 L (0.77 gal.)
Dimensions and Weight
Length, mm (in)
Width, mm (in)
Height, mm (in)
Weight, kg (lb)
Valve clearance (cold state)
0.10-0.15 mm (0.0039-0.0059 in)
Oil for 4-stroke engines (above CC grade)
1.1 l (0.24 gal.)
200 kg/cm2 (19.6 MPa)
Fuel supply advance angle
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