How to measure prop against winds?


I'm a beginner. I've read and known what the pitch of a prop is.

My question: Is there a method (or rule of thumb) about how to select the props to guarantee against a certain wind speed? Like: 9x4.7 prop can only stand 29 km/h wind (I made up the numbers!).

I need to know since sometimes my drone keeps flying away despite the autopilot's command to hover.


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  • What a pitch gauge is going to measure isn't pitch at all. do the search with your keywords. definitely you'll have your answer but much careful.

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