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    Engine Hoist storage squeeze

    Busy rebuilding my '48 MG TC. Space is always too little so when I walked into my engine hoist for the n'th time I sat down and had a look at what can be done. The folding legs go way past 90 Deg and I kept on walking into them.

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    So I added this bit of angle by drilling and tapping the hoist. How the legs rest up against the angle iron and secured with a bungy elastic.

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    S now I will destroy my ankle before I walk into one of those legs again.

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    Thanks garage nut! We've added your Engine Hoist Storage Modification to our Jacks and Lifts category,
    as well as to your builder page: garage nut's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:






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