The GX series offers reliable, easy starting and fuel efficient power for a variety of commercial applications. Its rugged OHV design ensures a high level of durability and reliability for construction, maintenance and premium power equipment and makes the engines ideal for the rental market. This market relies on Honda OHV engines to ensure customer satisfaction with a minimal level of maintenance and repair.
Honda produces 21 models in the GX series, which are available in either horizontal or vertical shaft and in either single cylinder or V-twin versions. The single cylinder, horizontal shaft models”GXH50, GX100, GX120, GX160, GX200, GX240, GX270, GX340, and GX390”power a variety of commercial equipment from small pumps and generators to cement mixers, pressure washers, trenchers, concrete saws and construction equipment. The single cylinder vertical shaft models”GXV50, GXV140, GXV160, GXV340, and GXV390”perform similar functions where a vertical shaft is required, such as in commercial lawnmowers, power turf equipment, and floor buffers.
The GX OHV V-twins are available in three horizontal shaft models”GX610, GX620 and GX670”and four with vertical shafts”GXV530, GXV610, GXV620 and GXV670. The GX V-twins offer the same advanced technology found in the single cylinder GX engines, adding commercial-grade features such as a high capacity, automotive style air cleaner, high pressure lubrication system, and a forced-air oil cooler on the 670 models that constantly maintains optimum oil temperature during prolonged operation.