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Old 11-30-2009
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Originally Posted by lawsonmitchell View Post
My local (Tampa Bay) prop shops won't discuss this option. Saying the bushing is of questionable durability and they have no clue where to get the prop nuts and anodes for my 25mm shaft
The marinas are full of boats with metric running gear. What kind of two-bit prop shop can't even supply 25mm zincs? I would say you should consider buying a new 25mm prop & nuts directly from the manufacturer. Here two of the best:

Campbell Sailer
West by North Enterprises - Campbell Sailer

Michigan Wheel
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Here's a great source for zincs online:

BoatZincs.com
Metric Shaft Zinc Anodes

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