Originally Posted by chico
HELP.Boat is 1800 superhawk 2008 Crestliner 175vrod.It is my second season on this boat still looking for that sweet spot.Have tried many Props19p 18p 4blades 3blades SS aluminum max.RPM is 5400,would like to hear if anybody is running similar combo.My motor is in second hole from top,my question is this the right hole.I live in Calgary Alberta so i am not at sea level.Not my first boat so i have tried all combos of pitch and blade configurations would like to reach 6200-6400,thanks to all in advance. CHICO
On Lunds I sold, they were normally mounted 3rd hole from top. (different hull than a C-liner, however)
Best prop is usually Merc Tempest 19.
Yup....you should be turning 6000-6300rpm. at w.o.t. and trimmed correctly.
I'm surprised your dealer doesn't have this pretty well figured out for you.