[C38] Fixed Prop Spec's

Charles Finn Charles at finn.ws
Tue Jun 6 20:03:44 EDT 2017


I bought my Max Prop from PYI as well.  Great advice.  Please note that 
Max Soto went with a 16" max prop and loves it.   I chickened out after 
my mechanic and PYI said there was enough room but they wouldn't 
recommend it.
We shall see.

Chuck


On 6/6/2017 2:05 PM, Steve Smolinske wrote:
>
> Peregrine has the Universal M30 I believe that is 24hp,  The 15 x 13 
> prop is not what my max prop was it refers to the fixed prop that the 
> boats originally came with.   A great resource for finding the correct 
> max prop is PYI, give them a call, they are extremely helpful and 
> knowledgable.  They can give the recommendation on what pitch setting 
> to set the prop at based on you configuration.   Ill see what I have 
> laying around at home for what mine was pitched at and try to post 
> later.   Normal cruise rpm for Peregrine was about 1800, and I would 
> hit 6.5 knots.
>
> *From:*Listserve [mailto:listserve-bounces at catalina38.org] *On Behalf 
> Of *Ray Torok
> *Sent:* Tuesday, June 06, 2017 11:50 AM
> *To:* Catalina 38 Listserve
> *Subject:* Re: [C38] Fixed Prop Spec's
>
> Thanks Steve.  Sounds like I could do a lot better with a different 
> prop.  Going from a 15x10P 2-blade to a 15x13 3-blade should make a 
> pretty big difference.  For some time it has been obvious that my 35 
> HP engine could handle a more aggressive prop. What engine do you have 
> and what is your normal cruise speed/RPM with your Max Prop?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Ray
>
> On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 11:26 AM, Steve Smolinske 
> <SSmolinske at rainierrubber.com <mailto:SSmolinske at rainierrubber.com>> 
> wrote:
>
> 3 blade,
>
> *From:*Listserve [mailto:listserve-bounces at catalina38.org 
> <mailto:listserve-bounces at catalina38.org>] *On Behalf Of *Ray Torok
> *Sent:* Tuesday, June 06, 2017 11:18 AM
> *To:* Catalina 38 Listserve
> *Subject:* Re: [C38] Fixed Prop Spec's
>
> Steve,
>
> Is your Max Prop 2-blade or 3-blade?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Ray
>
> Thira #37
>
> SF Bay
>
> On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 10:46 AM, Steve Smolinske 
> <SSmolinske at rainierrubber.com <mailto:SSmolinske at rainierrubber.com>> 
> wrote:
>
> Larry I loved my PYI feathering Max Prop,  So So very smooth, always 
> switched it from my martec at the end of the racing season and start 
> of the cruising season, great in reverse too.   15″D x 13″P is what 
> the site lists for the fixed prop.
>
> *From:*Listserve [mailto:listserve-bounces at catalina38.org 
> <mailto:listserve-bounces at catalina38.org>] *On Behalf Of *Larry Malmberg
> *Sent:* Tuesday, June 06, 2017 10:39 AM
> *To:* 'Catalina 38 Listserve'
> *Subject:* [C38] Fixed Prop Spec's
>
> Hi all, long time posting here.  My Martec prop has died and since I 
> think we are going to go to a cruising class for racing I need to find 
> a prop.  Any suggestions? Also I need the spec’s for a fixed prop for 
> our Catalina 38’s, can anyone send me this info?  If you have a used 
> one or a used folding prop for sale let me know too.  Thanks in advance.
>
> Larry Malmberg
>
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