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Dave A
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between a c20xe with an f20 and an x16xe with an f15.....

I have both engines in built up form and thought I might as well weigh them to see what the actual difference is as the argument has gone on for years......

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43.6kg
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you need to find the difference between standard mounts, hubs and shafts, and conversion ones too Dave
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hubs weigh the same, mounts ar the same and the c20xe conversion shafts weigh 1.2 kilos more for the pair (based on Mtech kit)

(p.s I already know the answer)
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Not a great deal


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can you just tell because tbh i cant be arsed sitting here all night reading stupid gueses like 4 grams and 8000kgs waiting for the answer. and i will forget by tomorrow
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20th Jan 07 at 23:29   View User's Profile U2U Member Reply With Quote

nope
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bout the same as a bag of sugar lol
edit: a very big bag of sugar

[Edited on 20-01-2007 by Matt L]
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20th Jan 07 at 23:34   View Garage View User's Profile U2U Member Reply With Quote

30kg


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higher
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really? hmm well i weighed my c20xe and it was 130ish kg...never weighed my x16xe tho...should of!


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20th Jan 07 at 23:37   View Garage View User's Profile U2U Member Reply With Quote

ok...35 kg...can't be much more than that


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just a random guess 37kg
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its a lot more.

I was shocked so I rang someone I know with both a c16xe and a c20xe and asked them to do the same. they got the same rsult within a few kg's
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Really need to know this
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52kg
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do the 16xe's use an alluminium block??

[Edited on 20-01-2007 by Sly_SRi]


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please say 50kg +
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quote:
Originally posted by Sly_SRi
do the 16xe's use an alluminium block??

[Edited on 20-01-2007 by Sly_SRi]


I wish
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the weight difference in the gearbox alone was 18kg, flywheel 3kg, head is quite a bit wider and deeper as is the block when you put the 2 side by side.....
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where does all the extra weight come from then? the 2.0 has more air gaps


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GOT to be 50kg plus then!
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quote:
Originally posted by Sly_SRi
where does all the extra weight come from then? the 2.0 has more air gaps


the inlet manifold on the c20xe weighs loads compared to the x16xe one as well.
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Come on........................... Let us know the answer.

Whats difference between a C12NZ and a C20XE then?


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hrm, 70ish kg

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