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jimh posted 05-18-2001 11:27 PM ET (US)   Profile for jimh   Send Email to jimh  
Here is an interesting article on propellers which had some good data for comparing various styles of props:

http://popularmechanics.com/popmech/out/9709BOATM.html

Note: the mention rake as a technique for decreasing the drag of a propeller.

jimh posted 05-18-2001 11:38 PM ET (US)     Profile for jimh  Send Email to jimh     
And another article, primarily about the pitch-shifting prop, but one that contains quite a bit of good information:

http://www.land-and-sea.com/public/articles/powerboat/powerboat_article.htm

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