Biggest Diameter prop for volvo 290 leg

Discussion in 'Props' started by duggy, Sep 11, 2011.

  1. duggy
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    duggy Junior Member

    Hi there,what is the biggest diameter prop I can get onto a 290 leg? I have an 8.3L cummins hooked to one and need the big diameter to try to keep the pitch sensible.thinking 4 blade as well to help the cruise economy.
    Regards doug
     
  2. baeckmo
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    baeckmo Hydrodynamics

    16 inches...... and what kind of Cummins 8.3l? Power@rpm's?
     
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    duggy Junior Member


  4. baeckmo
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    baeckmo Hydrodynamics

    Ok Duggy, you are spinning two threads on the same issue, lets keep it to one or we oldtimers get confused...... See answer in the other t.
     
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