The propeller of this light airplane almost looks like a triangle, so I'm interested in knowing its performance but I need help in identifying this plane because I don't even know her name.
9$\begingroup$ I notice the word Hornet painted on the engine cowling. $\endgroup$– CriggieJun 3, 2019 at 20:18
19$\begingroup$ It looks very concerned... $\endgroup$– Harper - Reinstate MonicaJun 3, 2019 at 23:41
3$\begingroup$ @Harper: It looks like the love child of Robotnik and Gru. $\endgroup$– FlaterJun 4, 2019 at 11:57
Looks like the "Homebuilt Hornet, one-off wonder plane" on the cover of the March edition of the Australian Sport Pilot Magazine.
The article can be found on pages 34-37.
The aircraft is a Hornet, built as a one-off by Australian Colin Jamieson. The fuselage was made from two canoes, and it's powered by a 80hp Jabiru engine.
It featured in the March edition of Australian Sport Pilot, where you can see more pictures and read something about it's history.
1$\begingroup$ Two canoes, but no floats??? $\endgroup$ Jun 3, 2019 at 12:41
1$\begingroup$ Wouldn't be the first case of airplanes mixing with canoes $\endgroup$– JPhi1618Jun 3, 2019 at 19:34
Jabiru in Australia seems to be engine manufacturer. They also supply propellers. https://jabiru.net.au/propellers/
The prop pictured doesn't too much like the 2200 Wooden Laminate they offer for the 80 HP 2200 Aero Engine https://jabiru.net.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/2200-Aero-Engine-Flyer.compressed.pdf
To my eye, it doesn't look triangular.
$\begingroup$ The prop blade on one side is quite a different angle than the prop blade on the other side. It sort of suggests triangles. Interesting aesthetic choice... $\endgroup$ Jun 4, 2019 at 0:15
3$\begingroup$ The keading edge on both blades is forward on the spinner. I get the impression you have not seen a fixed prop in person. You should visit your local small airport and ask for a tour, to look at the planes up close. $\endgroup$ Jun 4, 2019 at 3:05
$\begingroup$ Oh I actually thought the prop was tapered to reduce induce drag and increase efficiency #CrossRoads $\endgroup$ Jun 4, 2019 at 19:09