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Old 01-02-2014, 12:43 PM
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Default Interesting idea.

Seems like a neat idea, but consider that most RV3s have issues with aft CG, so the weight reduction up front might require serious mount/cowl modifications to get the weight forward enough to counteract this. I'm not even near ready to install an engine in my 3 build, but I am watching the development of these new engines...
Mike Rettig
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