Re: Onan Generator removal
Not exactly what you were asking for, but hopefully some help nonetheless. Just a couple months ago we removed our MDKD 6.5 KVA generator from our engine room past our Volvo.
Before the lift, I stripped off all the bolted on bits I could. Fuel filter, exhaust manifold, etc. and unbolted it from the pan so we weren’t lifting that as well. It would have fit without all this, but is still seemed a good idea.
We tied a line from the crane hook, down into the engine room so the hook was up and out of the way. A piece of plywood leaned up against the engine served as a skid so it didn’t bounce against the Volvo. Some kind of solid guide on the port side of the cockpit opening would be a good idea to keep the lift line from abrading the engine room insulating foam.
Thera was a LOT of extra room, not a squeak fit at all.
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA