New member in South Florida

Discussion in 'Who's Who' started by Marvin Silverman, Oct 25, 2019.

  1. atrick

    atrick Active Member

    Mar 4, 2017
    1995 searay 290 Sundancer
    1990 21 maxum
    Twin 4.3 mercrusers with alpha one genII drives
    305 chevy with a alpha one drive
    My three blade props were good for my wide open throttle rpm (4800)so I dropped 1" in pitch and my wide open rpm is still 4800 with a dirty bottom so it worked out good. Had 14" x 20 pitch 3 blade stainless replaced with 14 1/8" x 19 pitch 4 blade stainless. my motors are 4.3 LX which have a weber 4 barrell on them and are rated at 180 HP each so if your HP is different you might need to adjust a little. Best thing I did to that boat, low speed handling is greatly improved, gets on plane quicker, can run slower speed and still stay on plane and fuel usage has declined so over all am happy with switch and I ran these new props all summer so I put them thru the test.
    Last edited: Nov 7, 2019
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  2. Marvin Silverman

    Marvin Silverman New Member SILVER Sponsor

    Oct 22, 2019
    Dania Beach, Florida
    290 Sundancer
    4.3 Mercruiser
    Just what I need. Thanks.

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