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Old 08-31-2011, 11:31 AM
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X-Star riding low at PWT

Running some serious weight!
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Old 08-31-2011, 11:36 AM
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That seems about right.
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Old 08-31-2011, 12:06 PM
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I don't know if I'm dreaming or not but when it was here in Colo Springs, Alan said it had 6,000 lbs of ballast in it. Does that sound right or did I not hear him correctly??

Our XStar look just as low as yours...... good thing they have the front cover on!
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Old 08-31-2011, 12:08 PM
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I don't know if I'm dreaming or not but when it was here in Colo Springs, Alan said it had 6,000 lbs of ballast in it. Does that sound right or did I not hear him correctly??

Our XStar look just as low as yours...... good thing they have the front cover on!
6000lbs sounds right.
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Old 08-31-2011, 12:09 PM
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Yup, the bow cover is a necessity. At the Monroe PWT, it was taking water over the bow all day long.
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Old 08-31-2011, 12:28 PM
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Old 08-31-2011, 12:34 PM
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Old 08-31-2011, 12:50 PM
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wow thats is very low in the water !
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Old 08-31-2011, 12:52 PM
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He might of even said, stock ballast PLUS 6,000 lbs!?! Don't recall though.

(Sorry, I know nothing about ballast.....I'm a ski guy!)
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Old 08-31-2011, 01:07 PM
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so is the middle of the front cover supported somehow? i would think the weight of the water would shred the cover after multiple dunkings.
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