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Old 06-18-2014, 12:30 PM
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Since most of you guys have a similar hull as mine, what type of ballast do you use in the bow? I like my surf wake (750 in the rear port locker and fill the KGB Center ballast) but I am looking to lengthen the sweet spot a bit. I was thinking 400# bag in the bow port on top of the seat....
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Old 06-18-2014, 03:17 PM
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Anything up front is good. I have the IBS which is maybe 350 - 400 and sometimes add a person.
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Old 06-18-2014, 03:22 PM
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IBS under the seat like wheeler says, which is limited to filling. Sometimes when we are feeling crazy, we do

IBS under the seat, IBS on top of the seat, and a 400 in the walkway.
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Old 06-18-2014, 03:34 PM
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I am going to try a 400 in the walkway with the 1000 bow sac on top of it next time we are out.
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Old 06-24-2014, 06:51 PM
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Since most of you guys have a similar hull as mine, what type of ballast do you use in the bow? I like my surf wake (750 in the rear port locker and fill the KGB Center ballast) but I am looking to lengthen the sweet spot a bit. I was thinking 400# bag in the bow port on top of the seat....
Does your current setup allow for a rope free surf? my stock setup does not give me enough push and was thinking of just adding 750 on port side.
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Old 06-24-2014, 07:03 PM
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I was able to surf rope less with our hull just using the stock 225 in the port corner with a hyperlite broadcast and I'm 6'1" 190lbs. The pocket I had to stay in was very small though. With a 750 in the rear and some weight up front it gives a little more room to work.
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Old 06-24-2014, 07:07 PM
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I'm 6'-2" and 250. I get a little push right buy the boat but can only hold it for a few sec. That 750 kit is so cheap I think I'll try it.
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Old 06-25-2014, 03:21 AM
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I surf ropeless -- 750 port, KGB, and IBS at about 10.5. I use a CWB Ride.
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