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techtalk:ref:genmsr41 [2019/01/11 00:34]
hippysmack [Easy Method of Installing a Motor]
techtalk:ref:genmsr41 [2019/01/11 00:43] (current)
hippysmack [Using a Lift Strap]
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 ===== Using a Lift Strap ===== ===== Using a Lift Strap =====
- +Here's a homemade overhead hoist in the shop. It works with a swing arm and a 2 ton chain come-along. ((Graywolf of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​p=5033839#​post5033839)) ​ \\  
-|{{:​techtalk:​ref:​genmsr:​engine_strap_by_graywolf.jpg?​direct&​300|}}| +Hook the over head lift to the top motor mount and tilt the engine slightly to the left when you get the weight off of the frame. \\ 
-|  Engine strap ((photo by Graywolf of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​s=12265bed9a41c83257d42caa8d0b5d01&​p=5040601))  |+It will slip right out of the frame without laying the bike on its side. \\ 
 +It's easier to get the engine out if you take the rear rocker cover off. \\ 
 +|  Engine strap ((photos ​by Graywolf of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​p=5033839#​post5033839))  ​||