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Model: 600-D

MANUFACTURED BY:
HOMELITE-TEXTRON
PORT CHESTER, NEW YORK, USA
SERIES OR ASSEMBLY NUMBER:
EZ series
YEAR INTRODUCED:
April 1960
YEAR DISCONTINUED:
1961
ENGINE DISPLACEMENT:
5.01 cu. in.
NUMBER OF CYLINDERS:
Homelite Two-Cycle single cylinder loop scavenged engine
CYLINDER BORE:
2.0625 in. (52mm)
PISTON STROKE:
1.50 in. (38.1mm)
PISTON RING THICKNESS:
0.0625 in. 2 rings used, pn 55537
CYLINDER TYPE:
Aluminum with Chrome plated bore
INTAKE METHOD:
Reed valve (pyramid with 4 petals)
MANUFACTURER ADVERTISED H.P.:
6.6
WEIGHT:
18 lbs (8.16 Kg) powerhead only
OPERATOR CONFIGURATION:
One Man operation
HANDLEBAR SYSTEM:
rigid
CHAIN BRAKE:
none
CLUTCH:
Centrifugal, 6 metal shoes
DRIVE TYPE:
Direct
CONSTRUCTION:
Die cast Magnesium
MAGNETO TYPE:
Phelon flywheel type wih breaker points
CARBURETOR:
Tillotson HL-46B, HL104A
Brown 6-CP
MAJOR REPAIR KIT:
RK-88HL for HL-104A
MINOR REPAIR KIT:
DG-5HL for HL-104A
AIR FILTER SYSTEM:
Wix pleated paper element
STARTER TYPE:
Fairbanks Morse automatic rewind
OIL PUMP:
Manual
MAXIMUM ENGINE RPM:
6,000
IDLE RPM:
IGNITION TIMING:
fixed
BREAKER POINT SETTING:
0.015 in. (0.38mm)
FLYWHEEL/COIL AIR GAP:
fixed
SPARK PLUG TYPE:
Champion J6J
SPARK PLUG GAP:
0.025 in. (0.63mm)
CRANKSHAFT MAIN BEARINGS:
Ball and caged needle roller
FUEL TANK CAPACITY:
45 oz. (1.33 litres)
FUEL OIL RATIO:
1/2 pint to 1 gallon with Homelite oil
RECOMMENDED FUEL OCTANE:
Regular
MIX OIL SPECIFICATION:
Homelite chain saw mix oil
CHAIN PITCH:
7/16 in., .063 in. gauge
CHAIN TYPE:
Oregon 62C
BAR MOUNT PATTERN:
SHORTEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
14 in. (35cm)
LONGEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
28 in. (71cm)
COLOUR SCHEME:
Homelite Red with Canyon Green starter cover
PAINT CODES:
ILLUSTRATED PARTS LIST:
IPL no. 23470-A
SERVICE MANUAL:

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