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  • Aluminum and Stainless Steel Boat Propellers

Aluminum vs. Stainless Steel – Which One is Right for You?

March 30, 2024|

When buying a propeller for outboard or sterndrive engines, you have two primary choices – aluminum or stainless steel.   There are considerable differences between these two in terms of their cost, performance characteristics and durability. In this article, we'll delve into a comparison between aluminum and stainless steel propellers to help you make an informed decision about which type is best suited for your needs. Aluminum Propellers For aluminum propellers, there are two primary advantages: Cost The price of an Aluminum propeller is about one-third to one-fifth that of stainless steel.  For those on a tight [...]