View Full Version : repropping from 14X16 to 14X15

canada air
08-26-2005, 07:04 PM
i presently have a 95 maristar 200vrs 275hp tbi. i run 2000lb plus in my boat worth of ballast and people. i put a 14X16 acme 4blade on it last year. what an awesome prop. i have to send it in this fall to have a ding fixed and am thinking of having its pitch lowered to 14X15 for very small chg. i was thinking it might help put a little less load on my drivetraini was wondering what you experts think of this? will i gain anything?lose much? i do not care about top end one bit. i presently rev at 4400rpm and run 41-42mph at wot