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Engine mount weights

mickey

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Cansomebody give me a ballpark number on how much a steel tube engine mount weighs? The reason I ask is I'm interested in installing a Rotec R2800 on my Hatz Bantam, but it weighs a wee bit too much. But I have access to a welder (my dad) who can make a mount out of TITANIUM tubing. I'm wondering how much weight I'd save.
 

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