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Old 07-16-2014, 03:17 PM
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Swat, you were right, the 450 in the bow makes a big difference even with "only" running 2 x 450's in the stern. I'm working out how best to redistribute the lead (around 500-600 lbs in 40lb bags). So far around 120lbs under the bow front seat, 80lbs under port seat in the bow + a big 2nd battery, and 120lbs under the helm. That leaves me with approx 200 lbs extra, I need to run around 100lbs more on port to even the boat out, so leaves the final 100lbs to play with. Thoughts - bow or stern?
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Old 07-18-2014, 03:11 PM
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Yea I would throw it in the bow. The added bonus with the lead/bags is when you are completely empty that little bit of bow weight helps the boat cruise better across the wake. The bow weight really cleans up the wake, gives it a nice hard kick, and make it much more firm.

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