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Old 08-03-2008, 12:52 AM
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Roonie, did you PVC glue the male fittings into the bags. The guy at Fly High said I could do that???????

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Old 08-04-2008, 09:48 AM
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ronnie, did you get a chance to use the new system?
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Old 08-04-2008, 10:14 AM
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ronnie, did you get a chance to use the new system?
No unfortunately....... My wife is out of town for two weeks and it would be nearly impossible to go with two young kids (ages 4, 5) by myself to a busy boat ramp. I even got a new IS blue lake to test out too. I have cabin fever wanting to try it out!! Hopefully soon..... Thought about going during the week when not busy.
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Old 08-04-2008, 07:45 PM
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Roonie, couple of questions. Did you glue the fittings into the sacs? And was the stock overflow pipe long enough to move it to the sac overflow?

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Old 08-04-2008, 08:11 PM
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I did not glue the fittings into the sacs. Just used teflon tape for the threads as they are all threaded inserts. The stock overflow was more than long enough. On the rear sacs it was perfect or a little long. On the front sac I could have cut off probably 1' 1/2 and still have plenty to work with. I did not cut off any in case I ever return the system back to normal state without the fly high kit installed. When I go to winterize it however the front overflow tube is rolled up due to being so long so will have to make sure all water is out of it.
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Old 08-06-2008, 11:05 AM
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Any chance you can post "after" pictures of the sacs when they are full? I'm curious how much storage, if any, you have left when in use. Which sac was that you put in the front?
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Old 08-06-2008, 11:18 AM
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Sure about the pics, have to take some first.... The bow sac was the Fly High Pro X Series Integrated bow sac.

I still have all the storage under the dash and under the other seating areas except the bow. I will rarely use the starboard rear bag so that compartment is full of stuff.
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Old 08-06-2008, 11:43 AM
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Roonie....
Did you use a Y for the bow sac? The dealer set mine up this way so it will fill both sides of the bow sac. He used the front fill/drain port to do the over flow.
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Old 08-06-2008, 11:45 AM
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BTW sweet install.....

One thing I have noticed is the Glue is a good idea! I have had the conection come off the rear port sac 2 times from the fitting backing out.
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Old 08-06-2008, 11:48 AM
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Did you use a Y for the bow sac? The dealer set mine up this way so it will fill both sides of the bow sac. He used the front fill/drain port to do the over flow.
No but after looking at the whole system that sounds like a better install. Right now I have the inflow going in one side and the overflow out the other end. I have a plug in the top port right now. It would make sense to make the top port the overflow as that is the highest point on the bow sac. Great idea and may need to change my current set up. There is plenty of hose to make it to the top of the bag for the overflow as I coiled the extra behind the drivers console. I think I will get the parts for that today as I am heading for the dealer anyways.
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