On one of our local forums in South Africa, there is a dicussion regarding a photo where the prop has come into contact with the keel, [/URL]
From the photo (sorry if I am mistaken) but what I see, the prop has NOT, repeat has NOT come into contact with the KEEL but with the diagonal support tube.
I should like to know if the pilot used any other kind of prop than fact. rec.
There are props that are extremely flexible ( and can flex 6-8 inches, even more.) Watch these prop blades when you start the engine and see…..