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Thanks for your reply. Not sure what long rod you mean. The one that comes out of the carb, which is the mixture screw I believe, I have tried adjusting
My RPM meter seems to not be reflecting the actual rpm's the motor is generating. I will be motoring along at 3000 for 10-15 minutes with no problem.
I see, NON OEM though made for and sold for Sierra...
All the Carb online stires sell the OEM style. that I have looked at.
An unbalanced prop is definitely bad for the prop shaft, bearings, and seals. That was a good call to replace it.
Harbor freight has one that is magnetic and fits on ratchet.