Analyzing SOHC and DOHC Technologies

You may have heard that the Honda CB150R StreetFire uses DOHC technology. Now the question is, do you understand the meaning of the abbreviation? Did you know that besides DOHC, there is also SOHC technology?

Engine technology embedded in two-wheeled vehicles is a significant breakthrough, along with the development of the current era. You can find types of SOHC engines on the Honda motorbikes SH125I.

How SOHC Works

In this type, there are no suppressor rods, so that the reverse movement can be neutralized. The position of the cam is above the cylinder, in the middle, the cam is driven by a drive chain which directly rotates the cam, so the cam presses the rocker arm. Camshaft functions to move the inlet valve (IN) and the exhaust valve (EX), to open and close according to the process that occurs in the engine combustion chamber. This type only has a few …

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