In the spring of 2006 Minnesota Propeller, Parent Company of Prop MD the propeller sales department, and the Prop doc, the propeller repair department announced the launch of their online boat propeller repair service. Now in 2008 they have opened a new location in Eden Praire, MN that is open to the public. The Prop Doc, announced today tey will be Stocking Propellers, marine accessories and doing onsite propeller repair in addition to online propeller repair service. The Prop Doc is the first full service online boat propeller repair and sales facility that offers repairs through the internet or on site.
MN Propeller's internet division separates itself from other boat accessory online stores by offering customers a way to have their outboard or sterndrive boat propeller repaired via the internet. A customer would order a repair service via PropMD.com 's secure server and receive an e-mail from a FedEx computer. In this e-mail is a free prepaid shipping label allowing the customer to ship their damaged aluminum or stainless steel propeller to The Prop Doc for repair. The repaired propeller is then returned to the customer in as little as 7-10 days.
The normal way boat owners used to have their damaged propeller repaired is by taking them to a marina. The marina then ships the propellers to a repair facility like MN Propeller for repair. PropMD.com takes the marina out of the picture and brings great service and prices directly to the consumer via the internet.
MN Propeller is a family owned full service boat propeller repair facility specializing in outboard and sterndrive propellers. They are located approximately 10 miles West of Minneapolis near Lake Minnetonka. They are a member of the National Marine Propeller Association.
The president and owner of MN Propeller, Ben Godsave, held a small news conference to announce the opening of the new location. "We can now bring our great selection of Mercury Quicksilver and Michigan Wheel propellers to local customers, at a greater savings" said Mr. Godsave. PropMD.com is by far the most comprehensive and easiest website to navigate for the average boat owner to find the proper propeller for their needs".
The online store has a very easy navigation menu for new propeller sales. Directly off of the home page a customer can select a range of propellers to fit Evinrude, Johnson, Force, Mercury, Mercruiser, Honda, Nissan, Tahatsu, OMC, Yamaha, Suzuki, and Volvo Penta motors. The repair service is also just one click away from the home page.