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Dirt Bike Magazine's Faster USA YZ125 Two-Stroke Build

Dirt Bike Magazine partnered up with Faster USA on a 2006 YZ125 two-stroke build that will turn heads everywhere. Powered by a Wiseco crank, piston, and clutch, watching this bike scream around the track will never get old. Get the details and..

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,PISTONS 101 ,Tech

Everything You Need to Know About Ring Gap!

Ring gap is absolutely critical to engine performance and longevity––and, one of our number-one tech questions. Today we explain why rings need a gap, how to do it, and some common ring-gapping mistakes.

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Full-Round vs. Strutted: Piston Forging Designs and Skirt Styles Explained

While unique piston designs may seem endless, Wiseco pistons can be traced back to either a full-round or strutted forging design. Here, we dive into the theory behind piston forging design and skirt style.

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Video: Hoonigans Build 700 Horsepower LS Heart for '1955 Chevy Gasser Project!

Watch as Hoonigans' Jon and Brad piece together an LS shortblock with Wiseco pistons. The mill is destined for 700 horsepower duty and 9-second e.t.s in Jon’s ’55 Chevy gasser project.

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,NEWS ,Powersports

Jeremy Martin Wins, Takes Over Points Lead at Thunder Valley

Wiseco-backed teams saw some great success at Thunder Valley motocross in Colorado. Jeremy Martin of GEICO Honda took the overall, while Ken Roczen of Honda HRC took home a 2nd place on just his third race back from injury.

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Race Report: The Wiseco John Penton GNCC

Every year, we look forward to what the Wiseco John Penton GNCC in Millfield, Ohio has to offer. This year did not disappoint! There were some great battles, varying conditions, and respectable recognition of the man himself, John Penton! Check..

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,PISTONS 101 ,ENGINE TECH

How To Make Pistons Lighter

Everybody’s trying to lose a bit of weight these days, and your pistons are no exception. Why is piston weight important and how can grams be shed without sacrificing strength? We explore the process of making pistons lighter.

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Pistons Aren't Round: Profile and Ovality Explained

Profile and ovality are two main characteristics of piston design. Here we'll take a look at why pistons are designed to not be perfectly round.

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,CHEVY ,ENGINE TECH ,Tech

Dry-Sump Oiling On A budget: Introducing K1's 24x LS7 Swap Crank

LS engines are all about interchangeability and swap-ability. K1's line of LS7 crankshafts makes it possible to add factory dry-sump oiling to any Gen III/IV LS engines. 

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,Powersports ,BIKE FEATURES

Moto in Winter: Building High-Performance Snow Bikes

Back in the day, snowmobiles changed the way people enjoyed the outdoors once the white stuff started falling. Now, converted off-road motorcycles are bringing a new twist to winter powersports. Take a look at what goes into building..

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