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      I ended up buying the Harbor Freight Tools stand: Pittsburgh Automotive 1000lb - item#69520 .
      Despite the comments it does come with 8.8 grade bolts. It has good enough quality to hold the R engine. I do not know about the 1000 capacity (probably an exaggeration) but the R engine is not even half that so all good.
      It was $60 but if you have a coupon you can get it cheaper.
      One thing I modified is the stud that locks the plate from not turning. I used a long drill bit and drilled through the other side of the pipe holding the mounting plate shaft so I can use a big long bolt. Now it feels secure.
      I used plenty of bearing grease on the wheels and the plate shaft. Moves smooth.

      I'm still looking for mounting bolts. So far I figured out 5 out of 8 holes. I'll post the specs once I'm done.
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