View Full Version : Help with id/show off test club

07-10-2016, 08:52 AM
I recently bought a test club prop from another maintenance organization at my airport. It was unfortunately outside for ***knows how long and is a bit weather beaten. It came from a company called fields aviation a services Rhodesia who I know used to rebuilt motors from the DC lines. It has sensenich brothers stickers with 8 boltholes in it see then photos here 6183

07-10-2016, 08:53 AM
6185 sorry here is a photo of the logo

07-10-2016, 08:55 AM
6186 sorry about the terrible positioning but it too heavy to lift alone!

07-10-2016, 11:20 AM
Lo and behold after a wash some numbers appeared! Hopefully some form of identification

07-10-2016, 12:23 PM
Those are hard to identify, and most of the time the best you can hope for is to match the hub pattern to a known engine.

The attached .pdf is a copy from an old Sensenich catalog, although I'm not sure it helps identify your propeller.

My advice - leave the rough finish alone. It's worth more than a "restored" one.

Bob Gardner
07-10-2016, 03:37 PM
Congratulations !

These are very rare items.


PS We all hope the situation in Zimbabwe is not affecting you too much.