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Old 03-23-2011, 05:06 PM
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Motor stand weight?

Hey guys i am pulling my motor out to do some stuff. I was wondering will an engine stand rated for 1250 pounds safely hold the 7.3. I know the dry weight of the 7.3 is approx 920 pounds. Just not sure about the safety margin. I do have access to a stand rated for 2000 pounds but it is more than double the money.
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Old 03-23-2011, 06:29 PM
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id get the bigger stand, better to be safe and if your wrenching on the motor the motor will most likely bounce and stress the hell outta the stand
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