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Automatic Feathering Propeller

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2, 3, 4 & 5 Blade Automatic Self-Feathering Low Drag Propellers For Sailboats

2 Blade Classic

The Two Blade Classic Feathering Propeller form Maxprop

You will find the classic two blade Max-Prop equipped on a wide range of vessels from high tech maxi race boats to modest 25 foot daysailers. While satisfying the racer with low drag, its efficiency under power in both forward and reverse is sure to please all.

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3 Blade Classic

3 Blade VP Feathering Propeller

With its unsurpassed powering ability in both forward and reverse, the three blade classic Max-Prop has become a legend among the sailing community.

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3 Blade Easy

3 Blade VP Feathering Propeller

The Max-Prop Easy is a true step forward in Max-Prop design. The ease of installation and simple pitch adjustment make this model a great choice for a wide range of boats. The three blade design provides smooth and efficient power.

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4 Blade Easy

The Four Blade VP Feathering Propeller form Maxprop

The Max-Prop Easy is a true step forward in Max-Prop design. The ease of installation and simple pitch adjustment make this model a great choice for a wide range of boats. The four blade design provides smooth and efficient power. The four blade will smooth out most vibrations present with a three blades. Moreover, it offers better punch when powering into heavy wind and seas.

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4 Blade Fast

The Four Blade VP Feathering Propeller form Maxprop

Max-Prop now offers a Four Blade V.P. Max-Prop in 14" to 40" diameters. The Four Blade V.P. Max-Prop offers smoother operation and stronger performance against heavy wind and seas when compared to a two or three blade propeller. The Variable Pitch (V.P.) provides external pitch adjustment, making it easy to fine tune with the vessel in the water. The Four Blade V.P. Max-Prop is shipped fully assembled and is easy to install like a fixed propeller.

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5 Blade Whisper

Max-Prop Whisper

The Max-Prop Whisper uses five blades to provide ultra-quiet operation and impressive thrust. The resulting improved powering performance is especially noticeable when powering against heavy wind and seas. The five blade design also provides for a substantial noise and vibration reduction in all conditions.

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2 & 3 Blade Saildrive Max-Prop

The Two Blade Classic Feathering Propeller form Maxprop

With the worldwide acceptance and use of SailDrives, Max-Prop developed both a two and three blade which adapts to a spline of the drive unit with no modifications. The user will experience the same advantages as a classic Max-Prop, low drag, superior forward propulsion and unsurpassed reverse power. The SailDrive Max-Prop is adaptable to the Volvo, Yanmar and Bukh Saildrive legs. The propeller for the Yanmar SD40 SailDrive is equipped with a rubber bushed hub, that meets Yanmars requirments.

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Max-Prop Reconditioning Service

The Two Blade Classic Feathering Propeller form Maxprop

PYI Inc. has a full Max-Prop reconditioning service that is capable of repairing and reconditioning your Max-Prop. We can bring it back to life, whether normal wear and tear, a blade bent in half, or damage from corrosion, most damage can be repaired.

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