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#11689095 - 06/25/16 10:29 PM Kipawa Propellers
RJF1423 Offline
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Registered: 11/15/10
Posts: 4293
Has anyone ever used one? A lot of people claim an increase in thrust and better at cutting through grass. I just stumbled on this tonight. I was curious if this thing is actually better than a standard prop.


http://www.tacklewarehouse.com/Kipawa_High_Performance_Propellers/descpage-KIPAPP.html
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#11689204 - 06/26/16 12:10 AM Re: Kipawa Propellers [Re: RJF1423]
JoeFriday Offline
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Registered: 05/23/13
Posts: 831
Loc: Flower Mound, TX
I have one. Pulled it off and went back to the Machete so that I could use the T&H aluminum prop nut. It's not compatible with that prop nut.


Edited by JoeFriday (06/26/16 12:11 AM)
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#11689239 - 06/26/16 01:55 AM Re: Kipawa Propellers [Re: RJF1423]
bradnitro175 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 07/11/08
Posts: 4361
Loc: Dallas,tx
They are terrible in grass but awesome in open water

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#11689241 - 06/26/16 03:01 AM Re: Kipawa Propellers [Re: RJF1423]
papamark Offline
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Registered: 04/28/05
Posts: 10466
Loc: Winnsboro
I have been using one now for over 10 years. On two different boats. would not have any other prop on my trolling motor. Seen no problem with them in weeds, and in open water its great. I don't have to run my trolling motor on as high of power as you do the original props. I got a clear one so I can see if there is any line wrapped around the shaft. I would and do recommend them for your trolling motor.

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#11689933 - 06/26/16 02:17 PM Re: Kipawa Propellers [Re: RJF1423]
RJF1423 Offline
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Registered: 11/15/10
Posts: 4293
Thanks for the info. The reviews I have read seem to be mostly positive. A few guys claim it burnt out their TM. I'm surprised that after market props are not talked about much. It would seem that if they help for thrust and weedlessness (Is that a word? Lol) that more people would use them.
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