The Kawasaki FG300 is a 296 cc (18.06 cu-in) single-cylinder air-cooled 4-stroke internal combustion small gasoline engine with horizontal shaft manufactured by Kawasaki Heavy Industries LTd., for general-purpose applications.
The Kawasaki FG300 engine has a cast-iron cylinder liner; two main ball bearings; float type carburetor with fixed main jet and idle mixture adjustment; electronic ignition system; mechanical governor with variable speed control and electric starter with 12V, 4A charging coil. The engine uses a semi-wet, dual-stage air cleaner.
Bore and stroke are 78.0 mm (3.07 in) and 62.0 mm (2.44 in), respectively. Compression ratio rating is 6.0:1. The Kawasaki FG300 motor produced 7.6 PS (5.6 kW; 7.5 HP) at 4,000 rpm of horsepower and 15.2 Nm (1.55 kg·m; 11.22 ft·lb) at 2,800 rpm of torque. The FG300G – 1/2 cam gear reduction.
|Model||FG300D / FG300G|
|Type||4-stroke, single cylinder|
|Displacement||296 cm 3 (18.06 cu-in)|
|Max. horsepower||7.6 PS (5.6 KW; 7.5 HP) at 4,000 rpm|
|Max. torque (crank PTO)||15.2 Nm (1.55 kg·m; 11.22 ft·lb) at 2,800 rpm|
|Carburetor||Float type with fixed main jet|
|Starting system||Electric starter|
|Stoping system||Ignition primary circuit ground|
|Fuel used||Unleaded gasoline (octane number 86 or higher)|
|Fuel tank capacity||6.0 L|
|Fuel consumption||300 g/HPh|
|PTO shaft rotation||Counterclockwise (from PTO shaft side)|
Dimensions and Weight
|Kawasaki FG300 D/G|
|Length||406 mm (16.0 in)|
|Width||448 mm (17.6 in)|
|Height||455 mm (17.9 in)|
|Dry weight||31.2 kg (68.8 lbs)|