Hartzell Propeller Updates


Hartzell propeller announced a new carbon composite series of it’s popular Blended Airfoil line of two-bladed propellers targeted towards Vans RV series aircraft. Already tested for stock 360 and 390 series engines, the props offer performance equal to the metal series with a 20lb weight savings, and will be available soon in either 72 or 74-inch diameters.  An upgrade option for 540 series engines is expected to follow.

Hartzell also announced a $500 increase in their bundle rebate program when purchasing  propellers and Lycoming engines together, bringing the total rebate to $1500. The offer will be available at least through the end of the year.

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Myron Nelson
Myron Nelson soloed at 16 and has been a professional pilot for over 30 years, having flown for Lake Powell Air, SkyWest Airlines, and Southwest Airlines. He also flies for the Flying Samaritans, a volunteer, not-for-profit organization that provides medical and dental care in Baja California, Mexico. A first-time builder, Myron currently flies N24EV, his beautiful RV-10. He has also owned a C-150 and a Socata TB-9.


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