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Old 09-17-2004, 11:52 AM
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Solo ski boat

Anyone ever see or use one of these? Can't have a problem with the driver anymore

Looks like it would be good for recreational skiing.

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Old 09-17-2004, 11:55 AM
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They're illegal in all of Canada and in 24 states..
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Old 09-17-2004, 12:00 PM
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That is one of the coolest things I have seen in a while. How much $$$? Looks like you control it from the handle.
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Old 09-17-2004, 12:06 PM
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legal over here,,but who would want one????

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nice older x-boat at berth in the advertisment above
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Old 09-17-2004, 12:09 PM
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these look fun.....kinda pricey... http://www.powerski.com/home.html
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Old 09-17-2004, 01:00 PM
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The spot I saw in Wired magazine was list just over 10K new. The pix on the web site looked fun, but I would want a really open lake or spotter around me to try this.
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Old 09-17-2004, 01:25 PM
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Looks like fun.. I like to drive. I like to ski. Hmmmmmm..

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Old 09-17-2004, 01:31 PM
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Someday when girls quit wanting to hang out on my boat and I have no friends, I am going to go get one of those things (and one of those two wheeled people mover things too!)
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Old 09-21-2004, 03:32 PM
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Probably not too hard to pull off line.
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Old 09-21-2004, 07:38 PM
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I saw one at Moose Country Waterski Camp when I was there. Never saw any one use it. Every one wanted to ski behind the MasterCrafts. I bought my MC four days after being there. Biggest impulse buy I ever made and one of the best as well.
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