Max-Prop Whisper is Nominated for 2013 DAME Award!

The new five bladed automatic feathering propeller from Max-Prop called the Whisper has been nominated for the 2013 DAME Award! Here are a few reasons as to why it's been nominated.

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You're Being Too Loud, Whisper!

The new Max-Prop Whisper is a five blade automatic feathering propeller with excellent reverse, power and has quiet and smooth operation.


Max-Prop Easy and Passport Yachts

We are proud to announce that Passport Yachts will now use the Max-Prop Easy 22" as standard on all their boats!


Is It Time To Rebuild?

Fred Hutchison talks about what may cause vibrations in your boat. One of the culprits could be your prop. Remember it is a big hunk of metal rotating under the water, and a bent or worn blade can create a vibration.


R&D Marine Flexible Shaft Coupling Vs. Other Brands

The R&D Marine Flexible Shaft Coupling is designed to help isolate vibrations between the shaft coupling and transmission output flange and to absorb shock loads due to hard gear changes or propeller impact. In this blog Dan talks about key differences between the Flexible Shaft Coupling made by R&D Marine and other brands.

FAQ: Does old Seaview product work with the new Modular Mounts?

Published 04/17/13 at 09:10am

In this blog post Jason shows us the differences between the old Seaview marine electronic mount systems and the new modular style mounting systems.

Anti-Fouling For Rudder Blades and Bearings

Published 04/09/13 at 01:27pm

Here we walk you through the steps to properly apply anti-fouling to your hull.

Retrofitting rudder bearings on your sail boat

Published 03/08/13 at 01:04pm

Interpreting the feel, or back-feed, of your rudder is arguably one of the most important tools in your arsenal during a sailing regatta. This is the reason why many boat builders use mechanical steering systems that allow for as much of the “feel” from the rudder to transfer back up to the helm; mechanical systems such as cable, rack & pinion, and transmission systems.

2, 3 and 4 blade propellers are they all the same?

Published 03/07/13 at 03:35pm

Here Fred Hutchison explains when to use either a 2, 3 or 4 blade propeller.

Safe Cheap Insurance Max-Prop Zinc

Published 03/07/13 at 10:43am

Here Fred talks to us about how to properly install a zinc on your Max-Prop to improve its longevity. He also goes into detail on the new zinc design.