Honda GX270 QAE2 is an electric start horizontal shaft OHV engine. It is 270cc and has a net output of 8.5 HP. This Honda GX has a 1" x 3-11/64" crankshaft with a 1/4" Keyway. The engine comes with a 12V DC electric starter, charging system, oil alert system, key switch, standard muffler and fuel tank. Honda GX commercial engines are known for economical and quiet operation without sacrificing performance and reliable power. Common applications for this engine include water pumps, agricultural equipment, tillers, generators, industrial equipment, pressure washers and more. Its quality is backed by a three-year commercial engine warranty.