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Old 04-02-2014, 11:31 AM
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Old 04-02-2014, 11:34 AM
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Old 04-02-2014, 04:55 PM
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Ive been using a 400lb vdrive sac in thw bow walkway in addition to the kgb and ibs with good results. I'll post picks next time we go out.
Thanks BudmanV24. I was thinking that I would need more weight in the front since I can't hardly get the bow down and I have both 400's up there. I couldn't get the one in the walkway full because of the walls.
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Old 04-02-2014, 07:12 PM
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My boat puts out a nice wake now..After reading this thread and all the weight you guys put in the 205 hulls....looks insane.
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Old 04-02-2014, 07:32 PM
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My boat puts out a nice wake now..After reading this thread and all the weight you guys put in the 205 hulls....looks insane.
Ditto.
I'm happy with the boarding wake as it is -- it gives me all (and more) than my current ability can handle. What I'd like to fine tune is a better surfing wake.
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Old 04-02-2014, 10:19 PM
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Since monsterwake asked if I plumbed the bow sac in, I figured I would post up some pictures of how I have it setup. I didn't want to add another pump, so I have a 3 way ball valve mounted behind the starboard rear seat in the hatch that will switch flow from the kgb to the bow triangle. When we hit the water I start filling the 750s and the kgb. I also throw a tsunami pump on the open bow triangle. When the kgb fills, I switch the flow from that pump to the open bow triangle. When the bow triangle is close to full I take the tsunami off and cap the top port on the triangle. The bow triangle usually finishes filling about the same time the 750s are full. Since the bow sac isn't up there all of the time, I have a hose in the ski locker with a quick release fitting on it. I also added a small bilge access port in the ski locker lid to run the hose through. Before I added the bilge access port, the ski locker wouldn't shut with the bow triangle up front and people we always stepping on it and kinking the hose. I also added a 12v adapter up front right under the bow filler cushion because I got tired of reaching under the dash to hook up the pumps.






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Old 04-02-2014, 10:31 PM
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Old 04-03-2014, 09:49 AM
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This is great. Thanks JRW.
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