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For non racers, the campbell sailor prop is worth a look. Much less drag than a michigan wheel, and the 3 blade is very smooth. Less cost compared to any folder or feathering prop.
http://www.westbynorth.com/
This is my plan when I haul out for bottom paint this fall. They recommend a 14 x 8 to replace my 16 x 10 two blade fixed prop. Seems a little small and underpitched -- the stock three blade option for my boat was 15 x 9. What size/pitch do you use on your boat?
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has Practical Sailor done a review of folding props? anyone? Anyon e?
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