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Boat pulls to stbd moving fwd under power

I have a 2007 Island Packet IP440 that I purchased in 2009. It has a 3-blade MaxProp. When I took her out Thanksgiving weekend (it was warm here in Texas!), I noticed that the wheel pulled to the right to the point of being annoying. It has never done that before. Thinking one of the blades might have been stuck, I put her in Reverse a couple of times, and then back into Forward. It still pulled to starboard. I had the diver that cleans my bottom check it out and he said everything looked OK. Called IPY, who had no ideas. Has anyone here experienced a similar problem?

Island Packet 440
2007 Hull #35
Lakewood Yacht Club
Seabrook, TX
cell: 713-825-9460
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