Recreational
Recreational

Michigan Wheel offers a broad range of propellers for almost any type of pleasure boat. Our high quality products are made with certified virgin ingot metals. That means no scrap and more consistent, durable propellers, most of which we make right here in the USA. Our time-tested designs come in many sizes and variations so recreational boat users can find the exact piece they need and know they’ve passed our formal quality process. We dimensionally inspect every propeller we build using the latest electronic measurement equipment.

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Inboard Outboard

Commercial
Commercial

The commercial propellers at Michigan Wheel are sophisticated and specific to the needs of commercial boat owners. We make most of our propellers here in the USA, and have almost unlimited possibilities for size, going up to 11 meters or more. No matter the size, our propellers feature certified materials for consistent durability and lifespan, and are manufactured to be reliable, efficient, and quiet. Michigan Wheel is proud of our superb customer service, and distribution networks to help commercial boat owners get the products, service, and support that they need as fast as possible.

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Inboard Outboard

Government
Government

The government product division at Michigan Wheel is focused on solutions. Unlike other boat owners who can pick a standard propeller to fit their needs, our government and federal project clients have unique propulsion needs. Our job is to listen to what the application is and then custom-build the piece to the application’s specifications. Whether you know the exact measurements of your propeller and simply need a reputable builder, or if you only have an idea of what you’re looking for and need our engineers to design and make the exact propeller for you, we can do it with high tolerance, speed, and fuel efficiency and maintain reduced noise and vibration. All of our custom products feature the durability that Michigan Wheel has been delivering for over 100 years.

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Inboard Outboard

Michigan Wheel Production Video

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Have you ever been curious how a propeller is made? Is everything automated, or is still there a great deal of skilled manual labor involved? Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at our Grand Rapids, MI facility, where we manufacture propellers from 3" through 96" in manganese bronze and NiBrAl. Read More

Miami International Boat Show

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Michigan Wheel and co-exhibitor Frank & Jimmie's Propeller (Fort Lauderdale, FL) will be exhibiting at the Miami International Boat Show in Miami, FL from February 11-16. Stop by booth E355 (E Tent) with any propulsion questions you may have for some of the top experts in the industry. Read More

International WorkBoat Show

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Friday, November 20, 2015

Michigan Wheel and Nakashima Propeller will be co-exhibiting at the International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans, LA from December 1-3. Come visit us in Booth #1827 to see Michigan Wheel's complete line of commercial propellers, as well as our Aqualube bearing line. Staff from Nakashima Propeller will be on hand displaying a carbon fiber propeller blade, as well as their TFN Thruster. Read More

Producing the finest quality boat propellers for the past 100 years.

With over 100 years of excellence in propulsion, Michigan Wheel continues to make the custom-crafted boat propeller you buy off the shelf. The unmatched performance and the wide variety of styles and types in Michigan propellers offer boaters a single source for boat props that are custom made for every kind of pleasure craft in the water. Boat propellers ranging from the marine inboard and industrial fixed pitch propellers, from 3” through 96” diameters — suited for pleasure and commercial markets, all the way to a complete line of aluminum and stainless steel replacement propellers for Outboard and Sterndrive applications. Whatever your particular demands, Michigan Wheel can fit you with the right, hand-crafted propeller.

Michigan Wheel’s philosophy of applying both machine and hand operations — each in the areas where it excels — has made Michigan propellers the standard by which the industry judges excellence. Such manufacturing integrity means that, in the future, as in the past, you can depend upon Michigan Wheel – where breakthroughs in propeller technology begin.

Michigan Wheel is owned by The Anderson Group, LLC (St. Petersburg, FL), and has locations in the United States, England, and the United Arab Emirates to service the marine industry worldwide.