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Postby NNewcom » Sun Apr 14, 2013 3:07 pm

So here a couple weeks ago I purchased a 02 Intercepter 212 with the 5.0L. It has a 3 blade stainless 19 pitch prop. They also gave me a 4 blade 18 pitch prop.

So my question... Will I notice a big change by moving to the 4 blade? Will it give me more top end?

With the 3 blade the top end per speedo was 48moh. Does that sound about right?
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Postby AndrewT » Sun Apr 14, 2013 6:54 pm

You will get less top speed with the 18" prop but it will pull better
and she will plane at lower speed, good for tubing and wake boarding .
You should check the revs at wide open throttle to make sure that they are
in the motor manufacturers range.Check out the prop section of the forum.
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21P 14.5 3B SS prop and 19P 4B SS for wakeboarding and tubing.
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