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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] Re: Pitts S-1S bungee installation



                


Thread: [Acro] Re: Pitts S-1S bungee installation

Message: [Acro] Re: Pitts S-1S bungee installation

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From: K2MZ at aol.com

Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2002 02:22:12 UTC


Message:

In a message dated 9/21/02 12:04:39 AM Central Daylight Time, hdierks at ev1.net 
writes:


> I like to support the plane with a hoist of some sort (usually attached to
> I-beam in hangar roof) and to the loop in the top of the engine case (made
> for hanging the engine. Other way is to put a chain or nylon strap around
> rear motor mount area and attach hoist there. 
> 

Caution about using the strap on the engine case for anything more than 
supporting the engine itself.  The crankcase casting may not be strong enough 
to carry the acft as well.   Carry the acft weight using the strap around the 
motor mount, right at the firewall.

Charlie Harrison
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