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I lay down the frame(0nly) and install the engine.I work alone,no need for the extra work to maneuver the extra weight.
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I lay down the frame(0nly) and install the engine.I work alone,no need for the extra work to maneuver the extra weight.
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Also, I've found it easier to lay the engine on its side, then lay the frame over it than to fight the engine into the frame.
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Yes, my bad! frame over engine.Sorry for any confusion.
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