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Old 06-14-2018, 12:51 PM
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Free motion ballast

Any thoughts on these ballast bags? I would use them to “try” and surf on the side of my engine.
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Old 06-14-2018, 01:28 PM
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I have the 540lb version. They are definitely not the same quality as the fly highs or sumo sacs. The material is not nearly as thick and durable.
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Old 06-14-2018, 02:41 PM
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How are the to fill and drain? I have a really old straightline bag and it’s hard to drain because it has chambers in it and I end of lift it out still with water to drain. An understatement would be that i dislike the bag.
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Old 06-14-2018, 05:41 PM
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I have the 800 ones they work well and you can run a sumo max pump in then

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Old 06-14-2018, 07:02 PM
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Those look like some rebranded old school sacs with water bed fittings. If so, id pass on them. If they have a threaded fitting, then go for it.
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Old 06-15-2018, 12:21 PM
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Unless you’re getting a smoking hot deal on them, I’d keep looking. How do you plan to fill them? What kind of fittings do they have, and therefore what kind of pump do they use? Also, you will want considerably more weight than just 2 350s. More like 2 750s on each side of the doghouse on that 205. So instead of buying more bags, might as well look for some used 750s and do it right the first time. Used Fly High 750s come up for sale around here pretty regularly. Not to mention, if you get those 350s and don’t like them, good luck getting rid of them. Whereas if you buy the Fly High 750s, those are always in demand.
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