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post #5 of Old 03-29-2010
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Actually, the second time I replaced it was preventive, not necessary. I am surprised Bernd needs to replace it again. Replacement depends greatly on alignment and whether your prop is balanced(that is, did not hit anything). I was working on well over 1000 hours before the second replacement. I would guess that keeping it wet, without a seasonal dry storage, is good for its longevity.
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