Originally Posted by Kendussome1966
I would stay with factory pitch and diameter and go with stainless steel props .there's less flex in the stainless steel there for better performance. That's my opinion anyways
SS doesn’t flex and is heavier than aluminum so to achieve the same performance one typically has to decrease one pitch size. A down side to SS is if you hit something the energy is transferred into the drive which can cause damage instead of the aluminum prop absorbing it.