Just got off the phone with my dealer about the prop issues i have been having with my 11' LSV. Talked with the service dept. and they are going to have a Acme 1433 AND a Acme 1161 for me to pick the one i want! So any one running a 1161?? I do mainly knee-boarding, wake boarding, surfing and an occasional slalom run. i am leaning towards the 1433. So how much speed am i going to lose top end and will the fuel burn be greater with the 1433?
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Thread: Acme 1433 vs. Acme 1161
08-16-2011, 04:49 PM #1
Acme 1433 vs. Acme 116111' Mobius LSV
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08-16-2011, 05:00 PM #2
What size prop are you running now? I had the stock OJ 455 and went to the ACME 1847 as others on the forum have done and it made a world of difference in the boats performance (better hole shot, smoother operation and very little loss of top end (-2 MPH). We do pretty much the same as you from wake surfing to slolam skiing. If you can I would check out AL's prop comparison chart here http://moomba.com/msgboard/showthrea...p+test+results2006 Mobius LSV 325 hp MPI Indmar
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08-16-2011, 05:22 PM #3
How much ballast do you run while wakeboarding and how many people do you typically have on the boat? The 1161/537 is great with stock ballast and 4-6 people on the boat. If you run more than stock ballast and often have 6+ people on the boat, I would go with the 1433/1847. I had the 537 for a while which was a huge improvement over the stock OJ, but with about 1400#'s of ballast and 6+ adults on the boat, it struggled a bit to get up on plane. So I switched to the 1847 and have had no issues planing out with a boat ful of people and the ballast full.
Below is a link to my prop test post that Grant is referring to. I think you will find the data there that you need to decide which prop is best for you.
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08-16-2011, 08:10 PM #4
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08-16-2011, 08:22 PM #5
08-16-2011, 08:39 PM #6Al
2006 Mobius LSV
08-17-2011, 11:57 AM #7
Hey cab, how's the fuel consumption with the 1847, have you noticed much difference?2010 LSV
08-17-2011, 04:19 PM #8
My fuel consumption actually improved a bit when I went from the stock OJ to the lower pitched 537 so I think the engine was working harder with the stock prop especially when surfing.Al
2006 Mobius LSV
08-18-2011, 07:41 PM #9
I have the 1161 and swapped it for the wakeboard prop......it gave me 3 more mph top end and I have not noticed a difference with 1500lbs when we wakesurf or 2100 lbs wakeboarding. I am a happy camper.....even tho I don't camp anymore09 21v LAUNCH
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