We also provide a modern propeller shaft which is lubricated by water. Partly due to the influence of the stringent environmental requirements of this time this type is increasingly popular. The water lubrication is the most environmentally friendly solution to lubricate the propeller shaft and is technically equivalent to other lubrication. To prevent corrosion on a stainless steel shaft elected by water lubrication. The stainless steel tubes are supplied with a bronze / rubber inner and outer bearing, a special waterproofing and two insertable steel bushings for use around the tube.
Grease lubricated propeller shafts are still available for pleasure craft.