H section rods offer the race engine builder the ultimate in strength, durability and dimensional accuracy with a weight saving of between 30-60g over conventional forged types.
All steel rod sets are balanced to within 1g and are fitted with ARP cap bolts and small end bushes.
They are also shot peened to improve crack resistance. All rods are priced each. Many other types and lengths can be made to special order - please contact us for further information.
Con rods for BDA, Lotus Twin Cam, Pre-X/Flow and X/Flow engines are offered in wide or narrow journal types. Wide journal refers to the width of the big end journal on the con rod being made to the same width as the standard con rod, i.e. 26.85mm. As an alternative, narrow journal rods are also available, where the big end journal has been reduced to the width of 23.7mm. This gives the advantages of less rotating mass in the engine, less friction on the big end bearing (as this is also narrower), and less drag from oil within the crankcase since the narrow rod will pass through the oil with less resistance. In order to use such rods, a narrow journal crank must also be purchased.Ford Pre-Crossflow OHV Kent
Long rod conversion.
- Ford Cortina Mk1 1.5 1962-1966
- Ford Cortina Mk2 1.5 1966-07/1967
- Ford Consul Classic 1.5 1961-1963
- Ford Consul Capri 1.5 1961-1964
- Ford Consul Corsair 1.5 1964-1965
- Marcos 1500 GT
- Morgan 4/4 1.5 1960-1968
Long rod conversion.
- Ford Lotus Cortina Mk1 1963-1966
- Ford Lotus Cortina Mk2 1967-1970
- Ford Escort Twin Cam 1968-1970
- Lotus Elan 1962-1974
- Lotus Europa 1971-1975
- Caterham 7 1973–1974
- Additional Information
Part No FP243/510W Fits Engine Type Ford Lotus Twin Cam 1558cc 8v, Ford Pre Cross Flow Product Group Con Rods Stock Status Available From Stock Fits Engine Make Ford Catalogue 2017 Page Click HERE to view this part on page 20 of our 2017 catalogue Brand Logo Free Shipping
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