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Old    Karl Garringer (kgarr1986)      Join Date: Aug 2007       03-24-2011, 4:26 PM Reply   
I just bought a 99 crownline br202 with a 5.0 L engine. It currently has a 3 plade prop that I think is a 19 pitch. I was wondering if anyone had any experience with what type of prop works good with this boat for towing and getting out of the hole well? Not to concerned about top speed.

Thanks
Old    Seth Rozic (RedRum)      Join Date: Nov 2010       03-25-2011, 7:13 AM Reply   
I used to own a Crownline BR 182 with the 4.3 V6. Granted they are different boats with different engines. It had an aluminum 19P on it when I got it, which wasn't very good about pulling riders out of the water and I would lose power when turning around pulling a rider. I switched it out with a 17P Stainless prop. It was a night and day difference. I did lose some top end speed, but it was worth it in my opinion.
Old    Bruce Mac (brucemac)      Join Date: Dec 2005       03-25-2011, 9:04 AM Reply   
look into the mercury high 5 (or high five) can't remember. it's a five blade stainless. pretty spendy, but worth it. killer hole shot, and a strong steady pull.
Old    Bruce Mac (brucemac)      Join Date: Dec 2005       03-25-2011, 9:06 AM Reply   
here you go:
http://www.mercurymarine.com/propell...ite/high-five/
Old    Greg Taylor (gregtay)      Join Date: Aug 2008       03-25-2011, 9:13 AM Reply   
Ask the guys over at crownieHQ.com.. i am sure someone has some experiance with your exact setup.
Old    Jay T. (wakebrdjay)      Join Date: Apr 2008       03-25-2011, 9:24 AM Reply   
The High Five is what you want.I had one on my I/O,just as Bruce says great hole shot.
Old    Jay T. (wakebrdjay)      Join Date: Apr 2008       03-25-2011, 9:28 AM Reply   
Oh and you don't loose much top speed,I would still get 60mph in my little 19'9" Nova Spyder
Old    Matt (mattscraft)      Join Date: May 2009       03-25-2011, 3:02 PM Reply   
Anyone with an I/O should have this prop. I had it on my Cobalt 200 and it was fantastic. Great hole shot with no comprimise on top end, Expensive but well worth it and you get better fuel economy to boot! Wish they made one for an inboard!!!

http://www.aerostarmarine.com/

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