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neil dryden
03-20-2016, 06:30 AM
hi everyone

Dad had this prop leaning in the corner for twenty odd years,love to know what it was off before Mam sells it
Stats for it are,
diameter 94inches or2388mm centre bore2 1/4inch or57mm bolthole(8of)circle dia 5 1/4inch or133mm holes1/2inch or12.5mm hub thickness 5 1/8inch or130mm
unfortunately it has no stamps or markings though at some point it has had a clock fitted

03-20-2016, 09:07 AM
Some propellers can't be identified, even with manufacturer's stamps. Unfortunately, this is probably one of them. Even the hub configuration, which looks like it should be for an OX5 engine, looks as if the center bore is too narrow for that fairly common application.

It does appear to be "early" (WW1 or perhaps slightly afterward) and certainly appears to have been refinished at some point.