Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Fort Lauderdale
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I have the Kiwi on my Beneteau 343. The prop-walk in reverse has become predictable and manageable vs the stock prop which was a 3-ring circus between me and the crew everytime reverse was engaged.
Although, I have lost about 1 knot of speed in forward - no matter how much I tune the pitch. If I pitch too much, I get a pretty bad vibration...pitch too weak and I can barely make 4.5 knots under cruising RPM.