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Old 12-06-2016, 05:33 PM   #6
pmdec
 
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Originally Posted by Papyjeanpaul View Post
Hi,

around 1947, the 1203 version of North SNCAN, Regnier 4L0 engine, 4 seats had a two-bladed wooden propeller Chauviere .I do not know if the number of 6026 series is compatible with this hypothesis.
Thank you for your help
Hi,

The SNCAN-1203 with a Regnier 4L0 engine has two Chauvière prop approved : serials 6044 and 6066. The 6044 has a 12 bolt holes hub which seems the same than yours... but I have never seen a 6066. Also approved the Merville serial 863, which also have a similar hub.
So, you may be right: your prop is probably for a SNECMA-Régnier 4LOO, but this engine has been fitted on many aircraft: See the bottom of this page https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SNECMA_R%C3%A9gnier_4L

The 3 first pics are from a Chauvière 6044, the last one from a Merville 863 (made in March 1954) marked for Nord 1203 fitted with a 145 HP Regnier.
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