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Old 02-09-2013, 04:09 PM
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I am looking for apc carbon fiber props.
I am interested in 7.4x8, 7.4x8.1 and 7.4x8.25.
If anyone has any of these sizes that you would be willing
to sell, please let me know.
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Old 02-09-2013, 05:33 PM
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try e b a y or APC or www.darrolcady.com

Bad Idea buying used,,,



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if you cant find any let me know and I will run down to APC and see if they have some.
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You live around the block from APC?

Are the higher pitched props (8+ pitch) still made?
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yes they are just down the road. 30 minute drive. Robert is very active i nthe clubs and flying around here. A great guy.
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Thank you for the help.
I am pretty sure that apc no long makes the sizes that I am
looking for. I thought maybe someone on here might have some
that they do not need.
To be safe, considering the Rpm that these props turn, they should
be new, never used props.
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Wow, it looks like they have discontinued the quickie 40 props! The carbon prop list is cleared. There looks to be only some shallow pitch carbons on the long list. If this is true, Fred must be turning in his grave.
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I will go friday and find out why ok guys. i do have one my self never ran . If need be I will sell it to ya.
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Sounds good,
I am very interested in any of the apc carbon fiber
props 7.4x8 and larger pitch.
PM me with size and price on the one you have.
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The one i have left is a 7.4x8. just for reference its the same load as a APC 8x7 sport prop. I will go down there friday and find out what is left and get the story.
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I think that they run less pitch on the Long stroke nelsons then they run on the short strokes.
I would have thought that you would want more pitch, But
I am sure that they know what they are doing.
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yes dont always assume a "long" stroke will be slower rpm. APC still stocks the 7.4x6 - 7.4x7 props. They dont make the 8's any more but has some on hand. I will buy some tomorrow but want to know how many you would like?
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