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Old 01-15-2013, 03:55 PM
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Boat: Mastercraft prostar 197 tournament team 2003, 310 predator, zeroflex mini tower.
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It's very interesting that they have added more resin/fibreglass, I remember around 2007 there was a rumour/talk about they had actually lightened the hull.
The tower could have a minor impact (I'm not sure how much weight is in a mini tower) but the weight from the tower is essentially over seats section of the hull, so the effect forward or back would be minimal.
I have updated my platform brackets to the Alloy fold down, so that eliminates that variable.
The vinyl overall, and padding around the gunnel's etc. is thicker, but I agree, there may be only 30lbs there.
I was just curious about the wake/weight difference in an essentially 10 year unchanged boat.
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