A pistons purpose is to transfer force from the cylinder to the crankshaft. It is constantly in a sliding motion within the cylinder and this generates a lot of friction and heat.
The piston must be able to withstand incredible punishment under severe temperature extremes.
ART’s Pistons are developed to increase engine horse power and to reduce engine weight & noise. It is recognized to be better wear resistant, lower coefficient of thermal expansion and better heat transfer properties. ART’s high quality products have earned them a good reputation in both Japanese and offshore markets.
With Research and Development centres in Japan and Shanghai delivering state-of-the art engineering solutions. Izumi is recognized as a world leading manufacturer as they are original equipment to most Japanese diesel engine manufactures.