Latest Posts

,PISTONS 101 ,Powersports ,Tech

Wiseco's Near-Net Piston Forging Process Explained

Near-net forging is a proprietary manufacturing process that allows precision features such as valve reliefs and oil drain-backs to be formed without additional machining. Wiseco's Tracker Series V-Twin pistons are one of Wiseco's latest products..

READ MORE

,VIDEOS ,Powersports ,ENGINE TECH ,Tech

Inside R&D: What Goes Into Wiseco Crankshaft Assemblies

Wiseco's crankshaft assemblies go through multiple stages of R&D and quality control before they end up in your engine. Check out how Wiseco bottom end kits make your bottom end rebuild easy and reliable. 

READ MORE

,NEWS ,SPORT COMPACT ,NEW PRODUCTS ,Tech

Wiseco FA20 Subaru Pistons Bring Proven Performance and Strength!

In the realm of Subaru tuning, Wiseco has become a household name. Our newest support for the brand comes in the form of high-tech forged pistons for direct-injected FA20 engines. Read on for a comprehensive list of upgrades from the..

READ MORE

,PISTONS 101 ,Powersports ,Tech

Locating Pin: Defense Against Two-Stroke Piston Ring Destruction

2-stroke pistons have a very small feature that is unique to 2-strokes only: the locating pin. Here, Wiseco takes an in-depth look at what a locating pin is, what its function is, and why 4-strokes don't need it.

READ MORE

,Powersports ,ENGINE TECH ,Tech

Top 3 Signs Your Dirt Bike or ATV Needs a New Clutch

The clutch system is the most important connection between your hand and the rear wheel, as far as controlling the machine. When working properly, most riders don’t give their clutch a second thought. However, the importance of the clutch quickly..

READ MORE

,NEW PRODUCTS ,ENGINE TECH ,Tech

Inside Wiseco's In-House Forging Operations

After more than 75 years in the game, the name Wiseco has become synonymous with race-proven piston technology. But did you know that Wiseco offers their decades of forging expertise to customers around the world? 

READ MORE

,SPORT COMPACT ,ENGINE BUILDS ,ENGINE TECH ,BOOSTLINE RODS ,Tech

How to Build a 1,000HP Honda K Series

4 Piston racing, the industry experts at big-power in small packages, just completed this 1,000HP Honda K series destined for street duty!  READ MORE

,ENGINE TECH ,Tech ,Theory and How To

What is Piston Ring Microwelding and How to Prevent It

Microwelding is a subtle phenomenon that damages both pistons and rings and can degrade performance. Here's what it is and how to avoid it on your engine. 

READ MORE

,ENGINE BUILDS ,ENGINE TECH ,Tech

Stroker Engine Science: Piston Speed, Rod Angle, and Increased Displacement Explained.

An intense look at crankshaft stroke and its affect on mean piston speed, inertia, and controlling the massive, destructive forces at work inside an engine.

READ MORE

,PISTONS 101 ,ENGINE TECH ,Tech

What is Wrist Pin Offset?

Wrist pin offset is a useful tool used by OEM and aftermarket piston engineers alike. Here's an explanation of the process and why it's done. 

READ MORE

NEVER MISS A POST

Videos