Hartzell Propeller works closely with all types of kitplane manufacturers to develop propellers that are just right for inclusion in their kit. With over 100 years of proven experience in innovative aircraft propeller design and world-class manufacturing technology, Hartzell is the propeller partner you can trust to optimize the performance and appearance of your unique kitplane design.
Because of our concentration and commitment to propeller-driven aviation, Hartzell Propeller is the supplier of choice for nearly every major aircraft manufacturer, including the top kitplane manufacturers. Each of our propellers is Built on Honor, reflecting our commitment to upholding the highest standards of safety, quality, and reliability.
We feature a range of FAA-certified propellers, in addition to some non-certified models for air racers and one-off applications. Certified kitplane propellers have been designed and tested to meet rigorous standards and offer less risk when used with an approved engine combination. Our robust propeller certification and testing process ensures that your kitplane propeller can endure adequate strength while preventing fatigue problems. All Hartzell kitplane propellers have been engineered to resist failure, giving you and your customers the ultimate peace of mind.
Hartzell’s kitplane propellers are matched to each manufacturer’s airplane, providing your kitbuilders with the greatest possible efficiency. We invite kitplane manufacturers to test combinations of engines and aircraft propellers to determine which ones are best for a particular kit.
At Hartzell, we enjoy working with kitplane manufacturers to identify the best-fit propeller for their aircraft within our product line and developing custom solutions that meet the performance objectives of new kitplane designs.
Are you looking for the right propeller for your kitplane? Please contact one of our specialists to discuss your kit’s unique specifications and requirements.