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Old 16-09-2017, 07:13   #1
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broken prop.

My lagoon 440 with volvo saildrives lost half of the 2 blade port side propellor sitting in the slip..Diver reports that zincs are in place and working properly .so a couple of questions ....
1 is this common on the volvo saildrives?
2 my survey says that my props are 16" diameter but no pitch given...?
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Old 19-09-2017, 00:56   #2
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Re: broken prop.

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My lagoon 440 with volvo saildrives lost half of the 2 blade port side propellor sitting in the slip..Diver reports that zincs are in place and working properly .so a couple of questions ....
1 is this common on the volvo saildrives?
2 my survey says that my props are 16" diameter but no pitch given...?
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Hi Rondo, I can't answer your questions 1. & 2. but I am very happy with my flex o fold 3 blades 18x14. This is for yanmar 4JH4. Price is about 2000 EUR tax. incl. each.
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Old 19-09-2017, 21:11   #3
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Re: broken prop.

Looks broken not electrolysis.
I have Flexofold and am happy with. Gori is supposed to be very good as well.
As to size the best will be to ask Lagoon what do they fit to L450.
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Old 20-09-2017, 05:36   #4
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Re: broken prop.

so i guess that this kind of damage is not common on the volvo saildrive props .thankyou for the info Rom and Meirriba i will look at the fof props .
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