Originally Posted by haffiman37
It seems that I am not quite alone in my evaluation of the reason to the damage.
Actually, everyone that has personally inspected it has concluded that it was the prop...
and fyi From Autoprop literature:
Your new Autoprop is fitted with greasing channels in each of the blades. Therefore blade removal is not necessary in order to re-grease the propeller bearings.
The Autoprop should be re-greased once every two years
or if more convenient during your annual haul out.