Video: Propeller Diagnostics, Tuning and Repair


New England Boating recently paid a visit to Dover, New Hampshire, home of AccuTech Marine Propeller, one of the largest propeller repair and servicing companies on the East Coast.

Founder and owner Larry Kindberg, a former charter skipper, started the business 10 years ago after learning firsthand the difference a misaligned or damaged propeller can make in terms of boat performance and fuel economy. In fact, he’s made a personal mission of educating boaters about this crucial yet often misunderstood part of the marine-propulsion system.

In the accompanying video, Larry and his son Jason walk us through some of the steps involved in diagnosing, tuning and repairing marine propellers, including a look at the high-tech PropScan computer system.

To learn more:

AccuTech Marine Propeller

Related Information:

New England Boating (posted November 4, 2010): Talking Props with AccuTech

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