Open Source Single Piston Reciprocating Internal combustion Engine

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- A 1 Piston Recipricating Internal Combustion Engine

- Uses the combustion of a flammible fuel to produce rotary motion

Used For

- Low Power/High Fuel Efficiency Powercubes

- Low Power/High Fuel Efficiency Built in Engine Devices

Industry Standards


Existing Open Source Designs

- This two stroke diesel version

Minimmum Viable Product

- Both 2 stroke, and 4 stroke designs

- Both Diesel and Spark Plug Variants

- As fuel efficient as possible

- Modular + Easy to Maitanence

- Optional Computerization (fuel injection etc.)

- Can use a multitude of fuels (Bio Diesel, Alchohols (Ethanol, Methanol, Isopropyl), Dimethyl-Ether, and Gasous Fuels (Methane, Hydrogen, Hydroxy Gas) )

Basic Design

Engine Block






Spark/Glow Plug




Fuel Injector


Engine Computer Module






See Also


Useful Links

- Wikipedia Page on Single Piston Engines