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Boat Propeller Shaft Thrust Washer

Boat Propeller Shaft Thrust Washer

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 in Boat Propellers, Boating | 0 comments

If you own a boat that has an outboard motor on it or boat with a sterndrive system, the propeller shaft must have what is called a thrust washer on it that is positioned on the shaft in front of the boat propeller. The thrust washer has two functions. The first reason why you must use one is it stops boat propellers from sliding forward on the prop...

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Boat Propeller Brands

Boat Propeller Brands

Posted by on Nov 4, 2017 in Boat Propellers, Buy Boat Propellers | 0 comments

Most people who are looking to buy a new prop are not familiar with all the boat propeller brands available to choose from. There are actually two brand categories of boat propellers. One is the original equipment manufacturer brand of propellers called OEM propellers. These are boat props that are made by the engine manufacturer like Mercury Marine, the...

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How you can find the right size boat propeller

How you can find the right size boat propeller

Posted by on Sep 11, 2017 in Boat Propellers, Buy Boat Propellers | 0 comments

Boat propellers are a big mystery to a lot of boat owners. But determining what size boat propeller you need to use for your boat and motor combination is not as complicated as you might think. There are just a few simple things you need to know and a few things you might need to find out that you can do yourself. If you haven’t read our two previous...

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Keep your Boat at a Marina

Keep your Boat at a Marina

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017 in Boating | 0 comments

Does it make sense to own and enjoy a boat if you do not live on the water? Absolutely. So what can you do? Lets face it living on the water costs a huge amount of money because it is so desirable to have that kind of lifestyle but most people can’t afford it. One thing you can do is trailer your boat to the water every time you want to use it...

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OJ Props – Inboard Boat Propellers

OJ Props – Inboard Boat Propellers

Posted by on Sep 30, 2015 in Boat Propellers | 0 comments

OJ Props produce inboard boat propellers for various boats. They have been around for almost eighty years since starting out in 1936 by it’s founder Oscar Johnson along with his son Ivar. They make the highest quality and performance boat props you can buy for your up to about twenty five foot inboard ski or pleasure boat. These props are made out of...

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