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Old 06-20-2013, 01:36 AM
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Boat: 2005 X2
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Originally Posted by thamax View Post
I ran the 1479 for awhile I have both a 1285 and 1479 worked good for surfing 3200-3300 Rpm with alot of ballast at 12 mph wakeboarding not much difference the 1285 had a higher top speed by 3 mph with no weight in the boat I am running the OJ TZ X-5 right nowand I feel it's a better prop all around with serious weight and surfing and wakeboarding I know my fuel economy is up for sure
Your 1285 had a slightly higher top speed than the 1479? That seems to be at odds with what Acme indicated would happen for my boat.
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2005 X2, Viper Red, MCX, OJ TZ-X5 prop, PPass, rear 750 sacs, KGB, IBS, Bennett Wake Plate, custom wake gate
(previous) 2001 X5, 1991 TriStar 190
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