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Old 10-07-2015, 05:32 PM   #11
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I have sent them an email about it. Hopefully they may help. Or possibly someone else may have one of these and can jump in.
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Old 10-07-2015, 09:33 PM   #12
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Propellers were like tires. Lots of them fit lots of airplanes and the markings don't tell you which airplane, anymore than tire numbers tell you which car they were used on.
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Old 10-27-2015, 03:06 PM   #13
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I received a reply from Sensenich on the propeller. It was a 102" propeller used with the OX5 engine (whatever that was?) Pretty cool though:

"Hello Larry,
This propeller is used on various aircraft with the OX5 engine. Your propeller was probably manufactured between 1932 and 1942. The current retail price for his model new is $3,980.00. The propeller was originally 102Ē inches long. The current model number is W102 and a new propeller would have the same shape as yours. Sorry but we have not made one of these in years and I donít have a photo."
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Old 10-27-2015, 10:37 PM   #14
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The OX5 was a notoriously unreliable water cooled V8 engine that was used on many different airplanes through the late 1930s. I remember it once being referred to a a "bunch of moving parts flying in formation". See this link for a few of the aircraft that it was fitted to. Keep in mind that even though some aircraft were built in a specific year, the need for parts often lasted well beyond the year of manufacture, which is probably why Sensenich might even offer a replacement model many, many years later.
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Old 10-29-2015, 10:19 AM   #15
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That is an interesting article on the OX5 engine. Thanks.
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