The FEDA Connecting Rod for BMW M3 E36 S50B30 is a high-performance component made from forged 4340 EN24 chrome moly steel.
It is designed using advanced 3D CAD and Finite Element Analysis for optimal strength to weight ratio.
The rod is precision machined and comes with 3/8″ ARP 2000 bolts. Suitable for high-performance driving and racing applications.
The following table provides an overview of the key dimensions of the Connecting Rod for BMW M3 E36 S50B30.
|Big End Bore Diameter||55mm|
|Big End Width||24.9mm|
|Small End Bore Diameter||22mm|
|Small End Width||24.9mm|
Please note, these measurements are an approximation and might vary slightly due to manufacturing tolerances.
The connecting rod is manufactured from forged 4340 EN24 chrome moly steel, known for its excellent strength and durability. This type of steel provides a good balance of strength, weight, and durability, making it a great choice for high-performance applications like the BMW M3 E36 S50B30.
Design and Manufacturing
FEDA employs an advanced design and manufacturing process to produce these connecting rods. This process begins with a 3D CAD design followed by a rigorous Finite Element Analysis (FEA) to ensure the optimal strength to weight ratio. FEDA precision machines the rods to exact tolerances using CNC machines. The company also enhances the fatigue life by shot-peening the rods. To ensure maximum performance, FEDA balances and hones the rods meticulously.
- Durability: The forged 4340 EN24 chrome moly steel construction makes the rods extremely durable.
- Performance: Precision machining and balancing ensure optimum performance.
- Reliability: Rigorous FEA and quality checks provide unmatched reliability.
- Value: FEDA offers high-quality products at a competitive price point.
FEDA equips the connecting rods with high-quality SAE 4340 forged steel and includes 3/8″ ARP 2000 bolts. The company treats the surface to boost fatigue strength and combat stress corrosion cracking. To ensure product integrity, FEDA conducts X-ray, sonic testing, and magnaflux inspection procedures on the rods.
This specific connecting rod is designed for use in the BMW M3 E36 S50B30 engine. It’s suitable for engine rebuilds, performance upgrades, or as a direct replacement for the OEM rod. It’s intended for performance street driving, drag racing, and other high-performance applications.
In all, this FEDA connecting rod delivers excellent performance, durability, and value for the BMW M3 E36 S50B30.