Originally Posted by Albertan
I personally wouldn't be worrying about props until you get the motor set properly. I was out on the lake yesterday recording a bunch of data to figure out my prop better. I have the benefit of a jack plate to set my engine height perfectly, and 1 1/2" would make a significant difference IMHO.
Yep. Raise the outboard, then get speed and rpm data at WOT for your current prop. Then you'll know how to adjust the prop pitch. As for rpm, I'd rather trust the digital data than an analog tach.