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    Hey N,P, I was talking to a couple of whacker guys( these guys are fast) who run those 10 hp merc hurricanes and they said you should get away from those, 3 blade aluminum and try some of these new 2 blade brass, they even said there is this new thing, they called it cupping thing that they do with the 2 blade brass speed props, Hope this helps to get you where you want to be in your speed quest. No thanks needed

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    Quote Originally Posted by port austin pirate View Post
    Hey N,P, I was talking to a couple of whacker guys( these guys are fast) who run those 10 hp merc hurricanes and they said you should get away from those, 3 blade aluminum and try some of these new 2 blade brass, they even said there is this new thing, they called it cupping thing that they do with the 2 blade brass speed props, Hope this helps to get you where you want to be in your speed quest. No thanks needed
    No thanks given!

    Nice see'n Kathy the other day

    "2 blade brass props" , maybe I should look @ those.



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    Ran one of those 2 bladed 'speed props' on a Merc tower of power in the 1970's. Damn thing was fast; pissed off a lot of big block jet boat drivers. Thanks for the memory

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    Quote Originally Posted by SFOcean View Post
    Ran one of those 2 bladed 'speed props' on a Merc tower of power in the 1970's. Damn thing was fast; pissed off a lot of big block jet boat drivers. Thanks for the memory
    Hey Greg! "Happy New Year"



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    Quote Originally Posted by Nice Pair View Post
    Hey Greg! "Happy New Year"
    Same to you Steve - and the rest of the DLB

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    OTE=SFOcean;4441450]Ran one of those 2 bladed 'speed props' on a Merc tower of power in the 1970's. Damn thing was fast; pissed off a lot of big block jet boat drivers. Thanks for the memory Ran a 74 16 sidewinder with the 150 Merc back in 74 2 blade brass cupped lots of good times

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    Quote Originally Posted by port austin pirate View Post
    OTE=SFOcean;4441450]Ran one of those 2 bladed 'speed props' on a Merc tower of power in the 1970's. Damn thing was fast; pissed off a lot of big block jet boat drivers. Thanks for the memory Ran a 74 16 sidewinder with the 150 Merc back in 74 2 blade brass cupped lots of good times
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