I got a set of forged oversized pistons with a custom dish volume for a
turbo 1275 from Venolia in California. I've been very happy with the
motor/pistons. Not cheap, but not out of line with others.
> The non-original 1098cc engine in my Sprite died (the top compression ring
> on all four pistons [three pistons of one style and one of another] broke
> along with the ring groove to the top of the piston).
> I figure if I am going to have to spend the money for new pistons and
> machine work I would be better off investing the money in rebuilding a
> So, for a stock street 1275 Spridget engine what are the recommended
> Best suppliers?
> I don't know what oversize I will need yet.
> Dean Swanson
> Holly Springs, NC
> '62 A.H. Sprite Mk II