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I am doing a build for the first time a d I won't be able to balance the Conrod ends however I will be able to balance the piston set. Should I just focus on balancing the piston/wrist pin or can I mix and match the heaviest Conrod with the lightest piston to achieve a balanced piston/conrod/wrist pin assembly. Thanks!

Hi Hunter, if you mix and match to find the closest matching total weight of all three parts would be your best bet

Regards Ross