Re: weight difference
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I forgot who started this, So who ever did, did you search the web for this information yet? It took me a few seconds to find this. I have the
information in my Lycoming engine book but it's at the hanger. So try this...
Tom Smith A&P/IA
From: DON JONES djonesdnd@... [canard-aviators]
To: Tim Andres tim2542@... [canard-aviators]
Sent: Fri, Jul 12, 2019 8:20 pm
Subject: Re: [c-a] weight difference
Thanks Tim, I suppose one could calculate the approximate weight difference Burt surely someone knows. Since I posted the question to the forum I decided to email Lycoming to see what they say. I will let you know.
On Friday, July 12, 2019, 6:26:38 PM CDT, Tim Andres tim2542@... [canard-aviators] wrote:
Ill guess Don, its a 2” bore IIRC, about 8” or so deep. So maybe 3 lbs? Assuming its not also counter weighted and some of them have lightening holes in the flange, so its hard to say. There is also the prop governor and plumbing if its a complete engine comparison your looking at.