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Old 06-16-2002, 10:57 PM
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Can anyone tell me where to find basic info on props that would tell the advantages and disadvantages of 3 blade vs. 4 blade, larger vs smaller, and more pitch vs less pitch?

I think I may be buying a pair in the near future, and I would like to have a clue.
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Old 06-16-2002, 11:42 PM
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If your running the kaama surface drives ,YOu should have 4 blades . The cleaver stlye props don't have a lot of blade surface and the fact that the blades run half in the water and half out realy limits the bite the prpos can get . Most guys with surface drives and real big power use 5 blades .
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The four blades are expensive enough... Please don't tell me I should consider FIVE blades!
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Just bringing this back to the top.

Can anyone help?
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