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Old 11-04-2017, 08:58 PM
GLHRV7A GLHRV7A is offline
 
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what is smallest engine one can use on a RV6? will a cont O-200 work?
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Old 11-04-2017, 09:00 PM
Kyle Boatright Kyle Boatright is offline
 
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what is smallest engine one can use on a RV6? will a cont O-200 work?
O-290 is probably the practical minimum. An O-200 is too light and doesn't have sufficient power.

If you want to sell the airplane at anything above a giveaway price, go with an O-320 or bigger.
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Old 11-06-2017, 08:49 AM
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thanks. enough said.
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