Engine Simulator Piston Cycle

The Piston cycle window in the engine simulator allows you to view the piston position, speed and acceleration over the entire engine cycle based on crankshaft stroke length and connecting rod length.

Engine Simulator

Enter engine stroke, connecting rod length, and engine speed. The inputs are used in the engine simulator and also to calculate average piston speed and rod/stroke ratio. A table displays crankshaft rotation angle, piston speed, piston acceleration, piston position, and cylinder volume in the degree step you specify.