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jmo52 02-08-2005 11:04 PM

When wakesurfing is it best to head in a straight line or make a nice big circle? So far I've been driving in a big circle.

buttskimmer 02-09-2005 7:45 AM

Depending on the boat - a slight turn to either side works best.

air_sv211 02-09-2005 10:50 AM

Try it both ways and do what works best for your setup.

pierce_bronkite 02-09-2005 11:29 AM

Straight. IMO, If your having to drive in a circle your boat is not weighted properly.

jmo52 02-09-2005 1:17 PM

Thanks guys. I am new at wakesurfing and had sombody tell me to make a slight turn when surfing. It's cool for the winter but that's gonna be tough when there's more people on the water. As far as weight I fill the stock port tank(800lbs). I just got a sac(440lbs), what do you recomend the locker or the bow?

buttskimmer 02-10-2005 6:48 AM

We fill the front ballast too - helps to push the whole boat down in the water & keep the bow down.

surfnfury65 02-10-2005 3:11 PM

Monk, My boat has a much better wake with the 500# stock ballast filled in the front along with the side 800#. <BR>Board More/Work Less! <BR>J$

jmo52 02-10-2005 7:23 PM

J$ had to throw the salt in the wound with that stock front 500.lol. Thats ok I think the next MB will be the team edition. Thanks for the info guys..

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