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Old 04-03-2011, 12:49 PM   #1
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Default Gb lewis wooden prop

I have a 57" wooden propeller made by GB Lewis with the numbers " DES L16-57 HP65 RPM 2560 SN 890" marked on it.

Can anyone tell me about this propeller, as to where and when it might have been used, and approximate value?

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Old 04-03-2011, 07:20 PM   #2
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It doesn't show up specifically on the GB Lewis list and it sounds as if the pitch is actually 57 inches, which is very coarse for a prop of that length. I wonder if it might have been an experimental or test model of some kind.

Value depends on condition, among other things. Hard to say without seeing it.
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