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Old 04-02-2009, 07:29 PM
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hey guys
i know this might be a stupid question but
is there an acceptable prop slip number for a v hull
and why
cheers ill look forward to a reply
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Old 04-03-2009, 01:42 AM
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8-10% excellent
10-12% very good
12-14% good
14-16% ok

It also depends on the boat. My 28 pantera was about 16-18%. Large, heavy boat for single engine. I'm sure the higher slip number helped keep the drive happier though as well.
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