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Forum: General Discussion 11-28-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,311
Posted By maniacmikes
As Aric said, that is exactly what the center tab...

As Aric said, that is exactly what the center tab is designed to do. use it.

A few hundred pounds of lead in the rear lockers is the best setup we have found too... any additional weight in the...
Forum: General Discussion 10-15-2017, 02:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,380
Posted By maniacmikes
You can also update the software yourself. ...

You can also update the software yourself. Between the software update and the WOT start...that could keep you on the lake.

I did an update myselt...another teamtalker sent me the software... I...
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 7,260
Posted By maniacmikes
Well the last day was not this weekend here in...

Well the last day was not this weekend here in north Idaho. Water temp was 58, air temp was in the low 60's... but we didn't have to worry about any other boats and got some glass water.
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 466
Posted By maniacmikes
Impellers for the pumps are a wear item....

Impellers for the pumps are a wear item. unfortunately if you use them a lot, you should look at replacing them every year or two...they may not be creating enough seal to suck your tank dry.
Forum: General Discussion 09-28-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,015
Posted By maniacmikes
There is something about wakeboarding on...

There is something about wakeboarding on completely flat water that just brings a smile to my face. I was just out there carving around looking at my reflection, laughing and smiling. It was a great...
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,186
Posted By maniacmikes
I don't think I have worked longer than a 6 hour...

I don't think I have worked longer than a 6 hour day since summer started. Too many other fun things to do.
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2017, 03:31 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,186
Posted By maniacmikes
I have another 16 or so years before I have to...

I have another 16 or so years before I have to worry about it, but I already have him practicing for the wakeboard team.
Forum: General Discussion 09-25-2017, 03:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,015
Posted By maniacmikes
The last hurrah

Boating season is coming close to an end here in the Northwest, which means my friends from Portland, Seattle and Coeur d'Alene all try to meet in the middle and get one last weekend of riding in.
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Forum: For Sale: Watersports Equipment 09-25-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,213
Posted By maniacmikes
you've ridden it once, so it has about 11 more...

you've ridden it once, so it has about 11 more rides before it delams?
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,699
Posted By maniacmikes
Oh yeah, forgot about the dash. Sorry.

Oh yeah, forgot about the dash. Sorry.
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2017, 03:37 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,699
Posted By maniacmikes
And, for what it is worth, my dealer took me out...

And, for what it is worth, my dealer took me out and put 2 X 1100's on the floor with 6 people in an X26 because they knew the potential buyer was going to slam it anyways, and already runs a slammed...
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,699
Posted By maniacmikes
Pictures and videos really don't tell you much to...

Pictures and videos really don't tell you much to be honest...its more about the camera, lens and angle than the wave.

The only way is to go demo the boats. You have narrowed it down to 2 boats,...
Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 58,162
Posted By maniacmikes
Doesn't matter what boat you are on or how your...

Doesn't matter what boat you are on or how your ballast is set up, there are limits to all of the surf systems. If you are listing hard to the surf side I am sure this system will not overcome that,...
Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,699
Posted By maniacmikes
As stated before, both boats will perform well....

As stated before, both boats will perform well. So it really boils down to what each boats value is to you personally. Some people are willing to pay extra for certain features and some could care...
Forum: General Discussion 09-19-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,699
Posted By maniacmikes
here is a crappy video from last year. I believe...

here is a crappy video from last year. I believe we had 7 adults + 2 kids in the boat at this time and we were running only 40-50% surf tab.

There is a brief moment at the start and end when you...
Forum: General Discussion 09-19-2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,699
Posted By maniacmikes
Best setup I have had on an X23 was to replace...

Best setup I have had on an X23 was to replace the rear bags with lead of the same weight +50 pounds, but pushed as far back as possible, then put another 150 pounds of lead under the observer seat. ...
Forum: General Discussion 09-19-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,699
Posted By maniacmikes
I have an X30 (which I was told has a very...

I have an X30 (which I was told has a very similar running surface to XT23) which I run about 3k lbs of ballast. My wife has a friend who has a 230, runs about 4500. Both waves are very nice, but I...
Forum: General Discussion 09-13-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,051
Posted By maniacmikes
Well this kind of sucks... I hope it doesn't...

Well this kind of sucks... I hope it doesn't trickle down to CDA... but there are city and county noise ordinances that apply during certain times of the day and limit to 90db.

I really wish they...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,213
Posted By maniacmikes
I got a roll of "seadeck" material for like $80...

I got a roll of "seadeck" material for like $80 off of ebay. Working on how to cut it and make it look cool/professional. Playing around with the laser. It cuts it without burning and can engrave...
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 58,162
Posted By maniacmikes
I have also heard the 7.4 has a limited life...

I have also heard the 7.4 has a limited life expectancy, thin cylinder walls make dealers nervous from what I have heard.
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 982
Views: 94,228
Posted By maniacmikes
where are you watching this at? I thought it...

where are you watching this at? I thought it started tomorrow?
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,610
Posted By maniacmikes
bumpers... they clip into the holes in the top...

bumpers... they clip into the holes in the top deck to hold your bumpers on.
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2017, 01:52 PM
Replies: 982
Views: 94,228
Posted By maniacmikes
seems like that is a pretty big deal and I am...

seems like that is a pretty big deal and I am surprised that they didn't play up that feature more...if in fact, that is what it does.
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2017, 01:47 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 58,162
Posted By maniacmikes
uhm... stairs. lots of stairs. I know for me,...

uhm... stairs. lots of stairs.

I know for me, handling more than a 15 gallon gas caddy is difficult... getting it out of the back of my truck when full and then down the stairs is about all I can...
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 982
Views: 94,228
Posted By maniacmikes
There are lots of things I like about the G, but...

There are lots of things I like about the G, but most of those revolve around functionality, not looks. The back of it is blah, the nose of it is blah, the side of it is blah. It's a fine line...
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