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    Discussion in 'Manufacturers of mechanical parts' started by Airman, May 21, 2013.

    1. Airman

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      Pls engineers suggest simple DIY-homebuilt method of making propellers.
       
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      3D printer, cnc prototype
       
    4. Dana

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      For a wood prop, laminate / glue several layers to the approximate shape, rough carve with rasps, working down to finer sandpaper, checking with templates along the way. If you have a CAD model, a CNC router can get you almost all the way to the final sanding. Then you need to balance it...
       
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