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Old 08-21-2014, 03:46 AM
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Seems as if you guys are late to the party. Lol. Thought this was interesting to say the least
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Old 08-21-2014, 11:24 AM
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can you switch from side to side with a push of a button....
This is assuming your screen works or the when you push the "surf left/right" icon (not button) it does what the icon suggests instead of turn on the blower or switch from Bluetooth to XM.

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Old 08-21-2014, 11:37 AM
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Just like the surf gate on my 2014 wakesetter!
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Old 08-21-2014, 12:00 PM
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Anybody looked into the cost for some type actuator to control the angle of the gate. Seems like it wouldn't have to be that strong maybe 12 volt.
Problem with an actuator is you don't really have a "solid" base. If you wired up an actuator you'd have to have this installed full time to run the wiring/hydrolics/whatever. I think this needs to be removable to keep from disrupting the wakeboard wake, and to eliminate any unneeded stress in that area.
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Old 08-21-2014, 12:26 PM
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Wake Gate - Wake Enhancement

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Problem with an actuator is you don't really have a "solid" base. If you wired up an actuator you'd have to have this installed full time to run the wiring/hydrolics/whatever. I think this needs to be removable to keep from disrupting the wakeboard wake, and to eliminate any unneeded stress in that area.

I was thinking removable too. Mounted to the wake gate not boat. Maybe with a set of wires that come into the boat with simple toggle controls. I'm figuring it might look kinda ghetto though.
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Old 08-23-2014, 01:06 AM
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What was the Ballast set up

Curious about the Ballast set up. Thanks.

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Thought I would post some pictures of our latest surf trip. Most of the guys had never surfed before and had a blast. Some of them had surfed with me prior to the Wake-Shaper and were amazed at the difference it made. There were a few goofy riders in the boat, so I am glad I developed the port side Wake-Shaper as well. Working on editing a few videos to share and will post something soon. Glad to see that so many people are having success enhancing their wake surfing experience.
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Old 08-23-2014, 01:29 AM
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Curious about the Ballast set up. Thanks.
setup is on the 1st post of this thread. All stock hard tanks full plus 500lbs lead weight in bow and 2 455lb sacks in the rear lockers.
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Old 08-23-2014, 04:51 AM
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Thought I would post some pictures of our latest surf trip. Most of the guys had never surfed before and had a blast. Some of them had surfed with me prior to the Wake-Shaper and were amazed at the difference it made. There were a few goofy riders in the boat, so I am glad I developed the port side Wake-Shaper as well. Working on editing a few videos to share and will post something soon. Glad to see that so many people are having success enhancing their wake surfing experience.


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Old 08-26-2014, 12:24 PM
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I don't have the boat in front of me (its at the lake a few hours away), but me and a buddy would love to build one for their 205V and take it with us this weekend. Any body have pictures/a few measurements on one for their 205v?
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Old 08-26-2014, 12:37 PM
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I don't have the boat in front of me (its at the lake a few hours away), but me and a buddy would love to build one for their 205V and take it with us this weekend. Any body have pictures/a few measurements on one for their 205v?
If you look through the thread someone made one for a 205v. There are pics but I'm not sure if he listed measurements.
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