Brian Huinker called me recently for prop advice on a boat he and his nephew bought together. Brian is a Technical Application Manager for Mercury Marine.
Brian and his nephew Mike Huinker bought an Alumacraft Trophy 195 with a 200 Pro Verado. With his work - Brian travels with an assortment of tools and props to assist dealers and builders in their … Read more
My good friend Steve Miller recently bought a 2014 Lund Pro-V 2075. Steve is the Senior Category Manager for Mercury Marine. He was heavily involved with the Verado from day one and also on the ground floor of the 150 Fourstroke launch as well as the launch of its 75-115 siblings. He knows the products - inside and out. Its … Read more
I just received this fantastic video from professional Musky angler Jim Saric - the Musky Hunter. My friend Steve Miller followed up with Jim a year after first loaning him a 22" Bravo I FS for his Verado Pro 250 powered Ranger 620VS. We could not have asked for better testimonial. Others have shared similar results with the FS in … Read more
It's been a year since we introduced the Bravo I FS outboard propeller. It was originally developed for single engine four stroke outboard applications. We'll, it didn't take long for the word to spread regarding the prop's performance. Folks running multiple four stroke outboard rigs started asking for right and left-hand rotation sets of the popular prop.
Being the conservative person … Read more
I just got some great news from Mike Griffiths - our resident product integration expert. Mike has been helping me dial-in an assortment of props for various applications. Mike and I tested props with anglers during Mercury's National Walleye Tournament in Fond du Lac earlier this summer. Mike claims he is not an outboard guy, but you would never know … Read more
Man - I love this time of year. Things are humming here at Mercury Racing. In fact - I'm so jammed - I really shouldn't be taking the time to write this. I just couldn't wait to share the latest news regarding our Bravo I FS propeller.
I recently provided 22-24" pitch FS wheels to Josh Wiesner who owns The Boat … Read more
At Mercury Racing we're really pumped with the performance of our new Bravo I FS props. With some help from my angling friends, the application of the Bravo sterndrive prop on four stroke outboards was an instant success. We first focused on the single engine applications.
Long time friend and coworker Steve Miller, Senior Category Manager for Mercury, recently fished with … Read more
I can't wait for the 2012 Miami Boat Show. I'm looking forward to seeing old friends and talking props with boaters, boat builders, dealers, consumers and racers. We're geared up to have another big show. Fred Kiekhaefer has another exciting new product to unveil and I have a couple of new things to show as well. In fact, I just … Read more