How to make my muffler more silence

Discussion in 'Rack Mounted Engines' started by syfer, Sep 30, 2007.

  1. syfer

    syfer Guest

    Hello.
    I have a Zenoah Komatsu G23LH engine with the original muffler which is very noisy.
    Is there any known way to make this muffler more quiet, without reducing the engine performance?
    Thanks.
    P.S
    The friction wheel I've made with your help, is working great.
    Thank you.
     

  2. Alaskavan

    Alaskavan Guest

    Last edited by a moderator: Sep 30, 2007
  3. DougC

    DougC Guest

    Is your engine a 2-stroke or a 4-stroke?

    Ordinarily you can just make a bigger muffler for a 4-stroke, anything made from decent metal will make a big difference, the more internal volume the better..... but muffler/exhaust design is a lot more critical on a 2-stroke.
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  4. syfer

    syfer Guest

    2 stroke

    Its a 2 stroke 22.3cc Zenoah Komatsu engine.
    With a standard small square muffler.
    Can I make changes in this muffler, its quiet empty in side, may be its possible to put some kind of material inside to reduce the noise?
     
  5. gone_fishin

    gone_fishin Guest

    did you look at the link alaskavan gave you? maybe take this over there & ask for help?
     
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