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Forum: General Discussion 03-27-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By jackpita
1. No change to handling characteristics at surf...

1. No change to handling characteristics at surf speeds, 10.5 mph. I was expecting it, but feel no change. Makes no difference which direction I turn. Very stable.

2. Looking at gosurfassist too,...
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By jackpita
X14 DD final wake gate

Parts and tools:
24x27x3/4 in Starboard
12x6x1/4 in Starboard
4 ft long 3 in PVC pipe
1 3/8 x 8 in stainless eyebolt
2 3/8 in locknuts and washers
#8 1.25 in stainless flat head wood screws
#8 2.0 in...
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 03-23-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By jackpita
extensions

PM sent
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,859
Posted By jackpita
I use a Sunstream V-lift. Highly...

I use a Sunstream V-lift. Highly recommended.
http://www.mastercraft.com/teamtalk/showthread.php?t=59347
Forum: Ballast 10-05-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
3/4 in starboard. for the bracket on the...

3/4 in starboard. for the bracket on the platform, added 1/4 in piece in the middle. Fits the platform perfect. Will update my drawings this week.
Forum: Ballast 10-05-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
Here is my latest. Significant improvement for an...

Here is my latest. Significant improvement for an X14. Used 3 in PVC to keep the spray away from the boat.
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By jackpita
X14 DD intake is just in front of the motor.

X14 DD intake is just in front of the motor.
Forum: Ballast 08-09-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
Used 3/4 inch. It mounts over the team platform...

Used 3/4 inch. It mounts over the team platform which is 1.5 in thick. See the pics earlier in the thread. Four pieces, 2 inner pieces equal the platform, the two top and bottom hold it to the...
Forum: Ballast 08-07-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
From I have read, will need the pros to confirm....

From I have read, will need the pros to confirm.
weight aft = bigger wake.
Weight along side and forward = longer and deeper pocket.
Greater the angle of the gate = longer and deeper the pocket....
Forum: Ballast 08-06-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
Best price I could find was...

Best price I could find was http://www.boatersplus.com.
Great service.
Forum: Ballast 08-06-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
X-14dd gate

Here is my current set of plans.
Working on a smaller bracket that will make two brackets for the same size of Starboard.
Until then, here you go!!

3/4 in Starboard
- cut 7.5x24 in plank out of...
Forum: Ballast 08-04-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
Back to the topic at hand. X14DD. Next home...

Back to the topic at hand. X14DD. Next home made iteration. Made from Starboard. Full internal aft, ski locker, v-bag in the front, 500 behind the engine, with ~200 port side aft. Able to surf...
Forum: Ballast 08-02-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
For the transom saver. Hydroturf.com/ You can...

For the transom saver. Hydroturf.com/ You can buy it in sheets and has a good color selection. I used Hydro-Turf, PWC + Boating 40"x 62" Flat, Part Number: SHT40F; (PSA) = Pressure Sensitive...
Forum: Ballast 07-29-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
6" by 30" board on outside of the board attached...

6" by 30" board on outside of the board attached to the platform. Front trimmed to match the shape of the transom. 6" depth of the board matchs the depth of the side of the hull. Will post pic...
Forum: Ballast 07-28-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
Made and installed one on my X14DD yesterday....

Made and installed one on my X14DD yesterday. Much deeper pocket with same weight. Significant improvement. 500 between motor and rear seat. ~200 above port rear seat. 350 between motor and port...
Forum: Ballast 07-26-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 56,599
Posted By jackpita
Can we see the backing plate against the transom?

Can we see the backing plate against the transom?
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 06-08-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,069
Posted By jackpita
wow, never been that far north. recommend the 'no...

wow, never been that far north. recommend the 'no wake bar' south of there.
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 06-08-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,069
Posted By jackpita
where is the rocks area?

where is the rocks area?
Forum: General Discussion 05-28-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By jackpita
Slalom behind my 14dd. Excellent at 31-32 mph....

Slalom behind my 14dd. Excellent at 31-32 mph. Surf with weight and Inland Surfer Red Rocket (a must). Have not tried a 14v. Do my own work on the boat and after working on a buddies X30 the dd is a...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-10-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 963
Posted By jackpita
Where did you get the kit?

Where did you get the kit?
Forum: Electrical 05-06-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 597
Posted By jackpita
How did you clear the codes?

How did you clear the codes?
Forum: General Discussion 04-27-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 770
Posted By jackpita
Fresh water flush, and rinse, everywhere, every...

Fresh water flush, and rinse, everywhere, every time. I use Salt Away.

http://www.westmarine.com/salt-away--salt-away-concentrate-refills--P006_186_005_504

Follow the directions. Ensure you...
Forum: General / Other 04-05-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5,488
Views: 508,521
Posted By jackpita
Nautic Laugic

Installed Nautic Laugic NL4-SR on my 2008 X14 with VDIG. Works great. Great customer service! Very smooth control. Highly recommended.

http://www.nauticlaugic.com/nl4-sr%20packages.html
Forum: General / Other 03-18-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By jackpita
I just purchased a Sunstream V-lift. Keep my X14...

I just purchased a Sunstream V-lift. Keep my X14 in a marina, and it works great. Assembled myself, took a little longer than advertised, not complicated, just a little time consuming to ensure I...
Forum: General / Other 03-09-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By jackpita
Sunstream V-Lift and X14

Installation video on their website said 1 hour to assemble….closer to 6 for this knucklehead.
Works as advertised. Looking forward to this season!
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