Originally Posted by piranha580
Is there a big difference between a 3 and a 4 blade prop? I'm toting with the idea of getting a different pitch prop at the mo for some better pick up.. But I also see there's a choice of a 3 or 4 blade too! Would you lose out on top end with a 4 blade??
If you want a prop for pick up, go for a 4 blade rather than a lower pitch 3 blade, the difference is quite surprising. Bear in mind if you do, you will need to lower the pitch by a couple of inches anyway to compensate for the extra blade.