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Old 03 May 2013, 11:30   #41
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The larger Etecs, 75hp+ iirc, come with a trailering bracket fitted. No additional support req'd
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Old 03 May 2013, 11:43   #42
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Originally Posted by kerny View Post
According to the Etec handbook it is
Can't remember exactley How your engine Fits Down Steve...but I dont think your looking to put the Wood Block Low enough....Too High and it will just Fall/Bounce out,as there's nothing for it to Grip,and Bite/Bear down on....Lower..Lower!

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Old 03 May 2013, 11:46   #43
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This is how I tow mine,optimax 150
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