Let's consider an IC engine standard type motorcycle. What is the power needed from the starter motor to start it's engine? Please make all the calculations by taking suitable assumptions like the piston masses, etc. And considering power losses in transmission too

  • $\begingroup$ Well, first count the cylinders: 1, 2, 3, or 4. Use the kuckstart to measure the force required... $\endgroup$
    – Solar Mike
    Jul 9 at 4:58
  • $\begingroup$ Let's calculate for only 1 cylinder engine. $\endgroup$ Jul 9 at 6:23
  • $\begingroup$ So, what was the force measured? $\endgroup$
    – Solar Mike
    Jul 9 at 6:34
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    – AJN
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