Notices

Pop suggestion for Suzuki 300 on Parker 2520

Reply

Old 01-29-2018, 07:39 PM
  #1  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 136
Default Pop suggestion for Suzuki 300 on Parker 2520

Planning my repower of my Parker 2520 XL. Highly considering a suzuki 300. Pricing all of it to make final decision. What size prop do you recommend?
docs911 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2018, 04:11 AM
  #2  
Senior MemberCaptains Club Member
THT sponsor
 
Outboard Specialties's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Pompano Beach, FL
Posts: 1,531
Default

probably going to be a 16x17 maybe a 16x18.5. The dealer should correctly prop the boat and all the 3 blade suzuki props are the same money, a 4 blade would be a little more but your boat will not need that. I also do not charge additional for the 4 blade, if the boat should require it I just take care of it. Let me know if I can help you with a quote. Thanks mike
Outboard Specialties is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2018, 11:09 AM
  #3  
Senior MemberCaptains Club Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Terra Ceia Island FL.
Posts: 563
Default

Hopefully the OP does not think i am highjacking but you did bring it up. Mike - what types of boats benefit from a 4 blade prop?
tcijoe is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-13-2018, 03:43 AM
  #4  
Senior MemberCaptains Club Member
THT sponsor
 
Outboard Specialties's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Pompano Beach, FL
Posts: 1,531
Default

Originally Posted by tcijoe View Post
Hopefully the OP does not think i am highjacking but you did bring it up. Mike - what types of boats benefit from a 4 blade prop?
Every boat varies a little bit but the 4 blades can help with 3 and 4 engine boats, boats with steps or any boat prone to cavitation. Its not always a black and white answer. 80% of my repowers use 3 blades.
Outboard Specialties is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2018, 04:54 PM
  #5  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 136
Default

i think I am going with a three blade
docs911 is offline  
Reply With Quote

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description: