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Old 06-11-2013, 07:11 AM
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Originally Posted by pap View Post
Any boat that is weighted sufficiently for wakesurfing and for most wakeboarding is going to be over the rating. The 2013 X30 is rated 2250. 750 per side sacs + 1000 stock ballast and we're over already with no people on the boat.

And people run a lot more than that.

It's a stupid number, there needs to be a better system. Sure it's a pig at that weight, and I wouldn't be turning aggressively or traveling at high speed, but it's not going to sink.
Now hand your boat to an inexperienced person on a shallow lake in a bad storm.

It might sink then.

Rule is, don't open the lockers and show them. If they ask to search or board the vessel say no. You have that right. But you better be following all other laws.

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