Best prop for heavy boat 540 lycoming

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Best prop for heavy boat 540 lycoming

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Turning a wispertip 74 inch to 3000 heavy on the angle motors up around 300. What props push better. I can get an 3 blade h from a friend but I read mixed reviews on that prop.

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I don't think you would want the h for a heavy boat. I would suggest an NGQ or something wider than an h in a 3 blade configuration.

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i love my 72" NGQ

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We have used an NGQ before on a heavy DD cm boat and it worked very well.

I would purchase one again if ever building a AC or DD boat.

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I run the NGQ, buddies run Whisper Tip. I love my prop, they love theirs. I would not spend money just to change.
I still think I-10 is the Mason Dixon line.
2013 Mike Stossel Boats, 13' x 7' deck over, IO-540, 74" NGQ less winglets.

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That's because your running the NGQ already Chuck.....lol

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