View Single Post
  #12  
Old 07-14-2019, 06:11 PM
Scott Hersha Scott Hersha is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 1,167
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stockmanreef View Post
Another random question: I am about to mount engine and the plans say that a washer may or may not be needed under the castle nut. So it is OK to have NO washer under the castle nut on the engine mount bolt?
I would say no. I think you need at least one washer under the nut since its going on the aluminum engine casing. I think what they mean is that you can add extra washers here if you need to in order to make the castle nut hole line up. Remember, the upper and lower bolts are not the same length on the dynofocal Lycoming engine mount.
__________________
SH
RV6/2001 built/sold 2005
RV8 Fastback/2008 built/sold 2015
RV4/bought 2016/sold/2017
RV8/2018 built/Sold(sadly)
RV4/bought 2019 Flying
Cincinnati, OH/KHAO
JAN2019
Reply With Quote