Campbell sailor propeller Freedom 28ck

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Campbell sailor propeller Freedom 28ck

Postby VeloFellow » Mon Jan 06, 2020 11:52 pm

I had seen a freedom 28 cat ketch in an old for
sale ad with a three blade Campbell sailor prop.. Anyone wit experience?
Mike
s/v Clave'
1981Freedom 28 #112
Currently sailing Tampa Bay
Buit by Fairways Marine Hamble England
cat ketch, centerboard , wishbone booms, tides track slides
yanmar 2ym15 2blade prop
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Re: Campbell sailor propeller Freedom 28ck

Postby tanton37 » Tue Jan 07, 2020 7:57 pm

Mine has a 3 blade.....what do you want to know
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Re: Campbell sailor propeller Freedom 28ck

Postby VeloFellow » Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:37 pm

I prevously had a three blade with my volvo and noted higher speed and better acceleraion wih lower rpm and horspower of original volvo. Negligable speed chane under sail with current two blade prop. I can get full rpm with current prop.
Campbell claims better speed both inder power and sail. ???
Mike
s/v Clave'
1981Freedom 28 #112
Currently sailing Tampa Bay
Buit by Fairways Marine Hamble England
cat ketch, centerboard , wishbone booms, tides track slides
yanmar 2ym15 2blade prop
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