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10-05-2007, 12:22 AM
Hey gang-
Got a new brass prop (Acme) the other day and the back of one of the blades looks like it was ground off a little with a wire brush or something. Is that a defect (or damage) or is it something done to correct a balance issue? Haven't put it in the water yet to know if it creates a vibration. Any ideas?

10-05-2007, 01:44 AM
Its normal. Mine had it too. prop worked fine. If you do a search there are others that had it too.

Farmer Ted
10-05-2007, 07:10 AM
That's how it's balanced from the factory

10-05-2007, 07:09 PM
Thanks, that i what I was thinking but I wasn't sure if somebody tried to polish it, realized they messed it up and returned it.