propeller to shaft connection

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by Hisham, Feb 11, 2008.

  1. Hisham
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    Hisham Marine engineer

    Hi all

    how can i connect a small 5 inches (carbon fiber and glass fiber) propeller like the one in the image to a stainless steel shaft

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  2. Kay9
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    Kay9 1600T Master

    Have you tried CA glue?

  3. Guest625101138

    Guest625101138 Previous Member

    Use a square hole and grub screw.


    Thread it and the shaft and lock it on the thread with a grub screw.

    Rick W.

  4. Landlubber
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    Landlubber Senior Member

    or a lock nut where the shaft extends through the prop.
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