Interactive video tip: Flying with a constant-speed propeller

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Airplanes with a high-performance engine typically contain a constant-speed propeller for greater efficiency. Learn all about their operation with our latest tip, including how to properly use the throttle, prop control, manifold pressure gauge and tachometer in each phase of flight.

Now, test out controlling a constant-speed propeller system with this interactive exercise from Sporty’s Learn to Fly Course:

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Bret Koebbe