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Re: Repowering- What to do with Old Engine?
Not quite that much, but I can not value my time too highly, either...
Maybe 17K tops.
The Beta is a lot quieter. While the money is significant, the increased reliability of an all-new drive train is the more important part of this. (Strictly IMHO)
I totally get it. Sounds like the right decision.
The lesson from the Icarus story is not about human failing.
It is a lesson about the limitations of wax as an adhesive.
If you have an engineering problem solve it.