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Old 07-29-2014, 03:03 AM
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I have a YS .91 powered Viper (from about the end of the retract days of pattern) that has a soft mount/nose ring engine mount. The soft mount uses rectangular rubber blocks located fore and aft of the engine mounting lugs. They are bolted to a plate which is in turn bolted to the engine mounting lugs. These rubber blocks are now mush and need to be replaced. I've slept since installing the mount and I just don't remember who made them.

Does anyone recall the manufacturer or know of a possible replacement?

Thanks,

Jerel
Old 07-29-2014, 08:26 AM
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Originally Posted by jerzee4
I have a YS .91 powered Viper (from about the end of the retract days of pattern) that has a soft mount/nose ring engine mount. The soft mount uses rectangular rubber blocks located fore and aft of the engine mounting lugs. They are bolted to a plate which is in turn bolted to the engine mounting lugs. These rubber blocks are now mush and need to be replaced. I've slept since installing the mount and I just don't remember who made them.

Does anyone recall the manufacturer or know of a possible replacement?

Thanks,

Jerel
"I THINK" that style is made by Dave Brown nowadays. Check Dave Brown's website
Old 07-30-2014, 08:19 AM
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I've got one installed in a Rubin that sounds like what you describe. I'll look and see if I still have any packaging or labels etc.

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MK used to do something similar too.


Do they look like this?
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/atta...4&d=1375304290
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I know I used the same from the World Models.

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