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Old 03-10-2012
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Re: Propeller drag test under sail.

MS, you are a marine mechanical stud. I'm surprised the lady posters here haven't suggested you pose for a calendar.

Way cool test. No questions really, just way cool.

Did you ever do any feathering prop tests? Max-prop procedure is..... neutral, engine off, reverse for a few seconds, neutral. It's a whole different ball game than the purpose of this test. I'm just curious what happens in real life if the feathering prop is left in reverse.
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