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Old 05-06-2013, 10:07 AM   #1
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hi - will a universal engine stand work with a m96 motor, or do I need an adaptor?
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Old 05-06-2013, 10:28 AM   #2
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Depends upon the stand, some have a problem getting the mounting arms in tight enough to hold an M96/97 case, other are fine. If the arms don't work, you can get a specific adaptor:

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Some work, but not a workable solution if you need to split the case.


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Here's a pic of 1 of the 2 different designs I use, both are configured so that you can mount the 1-3 cyl case half with 3 bolts as seen in the picture below:




When it's time to install the 4-6cyl case half, just add the 4th leg & bolt to the 4-6 case side.
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