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Carrying capacity?

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Re: Carrying capacity?

Post by tryingbe » Fri Dec 30, 2016 6:41 pm

I'd put some cardboard or wood underneath the engine.
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Re: Carrying capacity?

Post by j-dawg » Sat Dec 31, 2016 10:02 am

I measured these dimensions a few years ago: http://www.matthewsvolvosite.com/p80-wa ... sions.html
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Re: Carrying capacity?

Post by rspi » Sat Dec 31, 2016 10:57 am

Yes.
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