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12-01-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 425
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Silverhawk1, Pursuit2470 hit the nail on...

Hi Silverhawk1,

Pursuit2470 hit the nail on head. Without current performance data our starting point would be an Enertia Eco in the 17-19 pitch range depending on the loaded weight and...
12-01-2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 323
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Neff991, I apologize for the delayed...

Hi Neff991,

I apologize for the delayed response. We have been having some issues with our THT email notifications. The current RPM and prop size would allow us to really narrow down a solid...
12-01-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 759
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Halibutt, Our apologies for the delayed...

Hi Halibutt,

Our apologies for the delayed response. We have been having some issues with our email notifications from THT. Looks like you are definitely a little over propped with the 4 blade 16...
12-01-2020, 05:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 167
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Cquest, I apologize that you had a...

Hi Cquest,

I apologize that you had a disappointing experience with us at General Propeller. The last thing we want is our customers to be unsatisfied with the end result. We repair hundreds of...
09-24-2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 267
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hello Jamjos The prop chatter is getting...

Hello Jamjos

The prop chatter is getting more difficult these days. Right now, if you are getting good performance with the 15 1/4 x 17 OEM, I would try the Powertech 15 1/4 x 17 cushion lock OFS...
09-21-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 541
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Cool Propeller Repair Journey - Video

VIDEO: The Journey of a Propeller Repair at "General Propeller"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTXZmV0WG6k

With the latest technology and equipment available we take pride in our ability to...
09-08-2020, 06:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,513
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hello Timd The Revolution 4 seems to be a...

Hello Timd

The Revolution 4 seems to be a bit too much for this application. I would suggest that you try a Q3 or Enertia 3 blade 14 1/2 x 18. You should try to load the engine, but target to be...
08-31-2020, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 595
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi TD, We only recommend pitch changing...

Hi TD,

We only recommend pitch changing them when a pitch block is available and heat can be used. When pitch changing them by hand/cold with no heat the likelihood of blade failure is...
08-10-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,513
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Tim, I apologize for such a delay in...

Hi Tim, I apologize for such a delay in responding. We had some issues not getting notifications and we just saw your post. Have you been able to run it with anything yet?

A Mercury tempest 19...
08-10-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 877
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Gordon, I apologize for such the delay...

Hi Gordon,

I apologize for such the delay getting back to you on this. For some reason we stopped getting notifications and we just saw your post. If you are still looking for a recommendation I...
08-10-2020, 06:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,793
Posted By GeneralPropeller

We are very sorry to hear that you are...

We are very sorry to hear that you are disappointed in your prop repair and are willing to work to make it right.

We use AMPCO-TRODE 46 Nibral welding rods on all Nibral prop repairs, and would...
05-07-2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,860
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hello Mako 2482 Based on the current rpm, I...

Hello Mako 2482

Based on the current rpm, I would stay with a 3 blade REL Powertech in a 15 pitch. If you still would like a 4 blade option the Powertech PTZ 4 blade in a 15 would be the 4 blade...
05-07-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,860
Posted By GeneralPropeller

We would be happy to help.What size Mako? Also...

We would be happy to help.What size Mako? Also what props are you currently running? What RPM's are you reaching with your current props at wide open throttle, and what speed are you achieving at...
04-14-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,467
Posted By GeneralPropeller

UPDATE: We now also have a selection of...

UPDATE: We now also have a selection of Powertech! Propellers available for Demo! Call General Propeller at 800-313-6025 (tel:8003136025) to get started or learn more about the program including...
03-24-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,846
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Trey, Is the Powertech you purchased the SFS?...

Hi Trey, Is the Powertech you purchased the SFS? Also is it a 3 or 4 blade? We would still stick to our original recommendation of either the LFS 3 Blade 16 X 19 or Enertia Eco 16 X 19. Because of...
03-17-2020, 05:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,846
Posted By GeneralPropeller

If you wanted to go with a 4 blade we would...

If you wanted to go with a 4 blade we would probably recommend the Powertech LFS 4 blade. Did you have a chance to run the boat with the new engine? If so what prop did you run, and how did it...
01-30-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,605
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hello Underwaterhunt I would repeat the Acme...

Hello Underwaterhunt

I would repeat the Acme propellers, once the size has been confirmed (by doing a calculation) if they were working within the rpm and load parameters since these are very good...
01-23-2020, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,146
Posted By GeneralPropeller

No problem Looking forward to help you!

No problem

Looking forward to help you!
01-23-2020, 06:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,146
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hello Surfgod82 The Diameter of the...

Hello Surfgod82

The Diameter of the propeller will make a big difference carrying the weight and cutting slip. We have both sets in stock as demo propellers, 15 3/4 x 15 and 15 1/2 x 17. You can...
01-22-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,146
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hello surfgod82 Probably it will be a good...

Hello surfgod82

Probably it will be a good idea to try a Mercury Mirage Plus 15 3/4 x 15. I have tried these in very similar set ups, with good results. If still interested in a 4 blade option,...
01-06-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 944
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hello Shel Happy New Year! Although we do...

Hello Shel
Happy New Year!

Although we do have pick up service in the Jacksonville area, we do not have pitch blocks to do pitch change modifications in Powertech props. Powertech does not...
12-15-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,467
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Thumbs up NEW!! General Propeller DEMO PROP Program

New!! General Propeller DEMO PROP ProgramWondering if you have the best propeller for your boat?
Which one should you buy?
What will they feel like on my boat? My waters? In a chop? In a crosswind?...
12-06-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,846
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Treypescatorie This describes as a 15 1/2 x...

Treypescatorie

This describes as a 15 1/2 x 17 Mirage. This might be a light starting point since your gear ratio is 2.59:1. I believe is better to start with a 16 x 19 either Enertia Eco or...
12-03-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,846
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Hi Trey, We would be glad to try and help...

Hi Trey,

We would be glad to try and help you out. Have you run the boat with the new engine yet? If so, what prop did you use, and what WOT speed and RPM were you able to achieve?

Typically...
11-05-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,860
Posted By GeneralPropeller

Oxbow 26 There are certain times when going...

Oxbow 26

There are certain times when going to a lower pitch will reduce speed.
Sometimes we have to opt going to a lesser pitch to increase longevity of the engine and not so much expecting a...
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