CONNECTING ROD BUSHINGS King connecting rod bushings are designed to operate under continuous metal-to-metal contact with the piston pin.
The load applied on pin bushings is significantly higher than on any other bearing in the engine. Therefore, King bushing material is strengthened with 10% tin, contains 10% lead for better antifriction properties, and can carry [ ]Estimated Reading Time: 40 secs.
Sep 03, A good rule of thumb that we use in industrial applications for pins and bushings is" of clearance for every 1" of pin diameter. Oct 17, The only difinitive writeup I ever saw on king pins, said to ream the bushings until the pins just fit in and it takes 5 lb/ft pressure to move the spindle, when pulling from the area of the cotter pin.
TagMan, Oct 17, SHARE POST #4. Joined: Sep 12, Posts: 5, Jul 05, Pins went in fine turn by hand nicely and no side play. Purdy, I think a would have been a bit too much but everybody has their preference.
I looked at Amazon going through page after page and came to one that was the last one left. It has 8 flutes" dia., and was priced atKing Pins, Spring Pins, and Bushings. The best products to extend the life of any equipment’s suspension. (7 Products).
Aug 18,PM. Hello Cape. I recently did the job of changing the king ping bushings. the bushings of the shops are bimetallic, the outer diameter is 24 mm and the inner diameter is approx and length 30 mm. After placing the bushings, use an adjustable reamer mm. CHEVROLET King Pins -Dubbonnet Shock Suspension (Knee Action) This is a kingpin kit for Dubonnet style independent front suspension equipped cars. (with lever or knee action shocks) bushing OD" pin dia.
" pin length.