In a pinch, just a steel plate, threaded rod and nuts will pull a propeller with holes in the hub, although this setup will bring to bear much less force than a PropSmith creates with its jacking bolts.
Boats that bring efficiency over a range of speeds are appealing to today’s coastal cruiser. Those with style and a bit of panache are sure to have their own admirers. The Absolute 52 Navetta will certainly fall into both categories.
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