Author Archives: NMPA

06 Mar

Frederick William F. “Bill” Rundquist Obituary

12 Nov

National Marine Propeller Association (NMPA) 2017 Convention in Las Vegas A Success for Propeller Repair Industry

Fort Lauderdale, FL – November 12, 2017 –The National Marine Propeller Association (NMPA) wrapped up its 2017 Annual Convention on Saturday November 11th in Las Vegas with a challenge to members to address general and technological global trends by breaking ...

15 Aug

The Free Trade Question

30 Jun

NMPA’s Design, Build & Race Your Own Propeller Program – A Continued Success

For the third consecutive year, Frank & Jimmie’s Propeller provided NMPA’s Design, Build & Race Your Own Propeller Program to Ft. Lauderdale High-School students. With sponsorship from the Marine Industry Cares Foundation, students from South Broward, Dillard and Stranahan High ...

20 Feb

Improving Propeller Efficiency

By Capt. Vincent Daniello Years after the space race, propeller design remained a sea-trial-and-error endeavor: haul, tweak the props, relaunch, sea-trial, repeat. Finally, the U.S. Navy paid the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to predict propeller performance using a computer. The ...

13 Oct

Linden Propeller to Showcase New Propeller Scanning Option with Introduction of the DDS – Digital Data Scan at 2016 NMPA Annual Convention

Dubuque, IA – October 13, 2016 – Linden Propeller Co., designers and developers of the Prop Press 360 and Prop Press 500, which are among the most innovative hydraulic propeller repair machines in use in today’s modern propeller repair shops, ...

06 Sep

Annual Convention Set for November 10 – 12; Association Adds New Feature: Half-Day HydroComp Propeller School

Fort Lauderdale, FL – September 6 , 2016—National Marine Propeller Association, a leading trade group representing the recreational marine propeller repair and manufacturing industry, will host its Annual Convention November 10 – 12, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada at The ...

27 Jul

In Memory of Randal L Hale Jr.

  Note from the NMPA: Below is the obituary of Randal Hale, Jr. whose name, family and business are well known to the NMPA and wider propeller industry. We join together and offer our sincere condolences to the Hale family ...

07 Jul

PROP-er alignment: Linden Propeller’s invention goes international

18 Jun

NMPA Launches New Website featuring New Logo; Names Connell Communications as Association Management Company

National Marine Propeller Association, a trade group representing propeller repair companies  and propeller related product and service providers throughout the U.S.,  recently launched  their new website,, which will serve as a tool for members of the association and a ...