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Old 07-22-2011, 09:04 PM
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wakesurf a stars and stripes?

just like the title ask, anybody ever tried it?
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Old 07-22-2011, 10:25 PM
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Wow, that would be asking a lot. Anyone???
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Old 07-23-2011, 02:14 AM
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I'm sure it can be done. My PS190 will make a surf-able wake with 1500 lbs in an L shape in the rear corner.
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Old 07-23-2011, 02:16 AM
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Never actually tried... but i have asked a couple buddies (3) to sit all on the port side corner and i swear its double. Granted your probably gonna need the biggest board you can find...lol i am interested though to see what others say.
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Old 07-23-2011, 09:58 PM
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1990 190 Did.. Had a Fat Sack and a few people... Constantly turning.. lol
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Old 07-23-2011, 10:16 PM
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I've done it on my 86 with 3 rather large people in the back and i'm only 130lbs. Not sure if that helps
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Old 07-24-2011, 06:49 AM
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I guess I'll find some fat friends
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Old 07-24-2011, 01:51 PM
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Old 07-24-2011, 02:13 PM
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I've done it on my 86 with 3 rather large people in the back and i'm only 130lbs. Not sure if that helps
we did it with just a driver, long board & cooler of beer off an '85
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Old 07-24-2011, 10:25 PM
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this is behind my 79 s & s -- so it can be killer

with a waterbed mattress, a fatty, and like 4 ppl in the corner--make sure your not getting too much water into the fuel overflow valve though
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