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Old 02-23-2006, 10:34 PM
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im looking for a new prop for a jet stream 1000. any help would be greatly apre. what kinds of props would work. can i go bigger? the prop now is a 40mm or 1"&5\8 by 1.6 stock prop. if i go bigger would it stress out the .32 motor.
Old 02-24-2006, 09:19 AM
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The props that come with most RTR boats aren't the best in the world so replacing it with a good one will see a huge improvement in speed. The Kyosho prop has too much pitch for its diameter and that prop they throw on most of their line-up. You should be able to spin an Octura X-440 2-blade even though it sounds like what you already have, it isn't by a long shot. If there is any slop between the prop and shaft that can be easily fixed with a tiny piece of brass tubing. A Prather 215 or 220 might work also.

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