PROPELLER SHAFT

The Propeller shafts are made in two pieces. They are 2"Dia and have a Flexible coupling near the engine, and then another solid coupling just before the Stern tube top bearing. The first part is Bronze and the second section is Stainless steel.

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Left: Prop shaft in engine room, showing "Earthing" brushes and oiler.

Right: Prop shaft coupler to rear prop shaft, showing stern tube bearing and oiler
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