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Testimonials

The following testimonials to our products and service are true to the original writer. They are not edited in any way beyond correcting the occasional spelling mistake and removing private addresses.


Chris,
I would like to take the opportunity to express my thoughts about the Autostream Feathering propeller I purchased in November 1998. I fitted the propeller to the boat (and I have very few engineering type skills) without any undue difficulty. The boat is a Catalina 42 and had a fixed three blade bronze prop from new. I found the difference in performance quite amazing. 1. Sailing speed increased by ( I reckon) 1.5 to 2 knots on average. 2. Motoring performance forward improved by achieving faster speeds with lower engine revs after adjusting the pitch- which wasn’t that difficult and carried out whilst the boat was in the water. I achieve 2.1 litres per hour @ 7 knots with a Yanmar 50hp 4 cylinder. 3. Reversing improved and transverse thrust has been almost eliminated. Overall, I am very pleased with my purchase on both performance and price levels. Thankyou for your pre- purchase guidance.

Regards
Chris Griffiths.
AYF Yachtmaster Master V Wind Dancer Cruising


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