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Old 03-29-2011
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I have an 8hp two stroke Yamaha for our inflatable. I changed out the standard 8.5"X 7.5 pitch for a 6.5 pitch and we still get up on a plane and can do over 15 knots, so I don't think the 5" pitch would be too small for you at all.
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