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Old 04-22-2006, 08:53 PM   #1
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Prop Selection advice please...

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I'll be running a Saito .72 on an 80" wingspan Cub... would a 12x8 or 13x6 be a good prop choice for this set up? Would flying off floats make any difference to diameter or pitch selections?
I'd prefer a wood prop... does brand make much difference in a prop this size?

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Old 04-22-2006, 10:30 PM   #2
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I think the 13-6 would be fine unless you need some extra room over the floats. DON'T USE A WOOD PROP for float flying the spray from the water will demolish a wood prop.
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Old 05-15-2006, 01:48 PM   #3
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APC 13x4W wide blade is your ride for the 72 in a cub.
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