Bailar Marine Consulting, LLC is a small business that specializes in design, analysis, and troubleshooting of hydrodynamic systems, with an emphasis on marine propellers.


        Jim Bailar has extensive experience in designing and analyzing propellers for full-scale manufacture and use, as well as, for hydrodynamic research.  Designs include fixed pitch, controllable pitch, contrarotating, rotor-stator, supercavitating, and podded units.  Jim Bailar specializes in Advanced Blade Section propellers that increase cavitation free speed, reduce erosion, and/or increase efficiency and top speed.


        Jim Bailar also has considerable experience developing and automating design and analysis procedures and developing graphical interfaces for physics-based design and analysis programs.