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Old 28-02-2018, 07:17   #16
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Re: Propeller Falling Off

Sorry missed that it acually was fixed props!
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Old 28-02-2018, 21:46   #17
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Re: Propeller Falling Off

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I was told by the owner of a new L500 that it's by design. On my old 410 we just pull the prop with a wrench and clean out the fouled line in about 5 minutes.
Under water?
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yes indeed. I have flexofold now, those won't pop off. But I may loose the SD and/or engine if I snap a rope. It's a choice ...
We have Flexofolds for over 6 years. Snagged ropes of different sizes about once a year. Never fell off. What happens is only engine cutoff.
As the seadrives on L400 are shallow it is relatively easy to look into the water and free the offending rope/line without haulout of the boat.
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