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superchargedmini 08-08-2006 11:45 AM

Can this rope be used to water ski and wakeboard? Also is this a good rope? <BR> <BR><a href="http://www.boatersoutlet.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&amp;ProdID=1221" target="_blank">http://www.boatersoutlet.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&amp;ProdID=1221</a>

drewdown 08-08-2006 1:28 PM

Dont know. But I love the Accurate A-line ropes.

kingskrew 08-08-2006 1:35 PM

Brian, <BR>There is a significant difference between a ski rope and a wakeboard rope. I can't say that one would be good for either. You need a non-stretch for wakeboarding, Bullet Lines makes a very nice inexpensive non-stretch rope. My personal favorite however is the Accurate A-line, but it doesnt come cheap. <BR> <BR>-Steve

superchargedmini 08-08-2006 2:05 PM

I will look into the Bullet Lines.

kingskrew 08-08-2006 2:07 PM

<a href="http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&amp;item=230015679043" target="_blank">http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&amp;item=230015679043</a>

lowbowtie 08-08-2006 2:13 PM

Up until 2 weeks ago I had that same handle rope combo, got it at walmart for like $32. I used it all summer and i thought it was an ok rope until i stepped up to a proline spectra. I didnt believe all the hype about non-stretch till I first felt the difference, it is so much better when you have a good rope and handle. Even my girl/driver can tell in the boat, she says she can fell every move i make. <BR>If you need a rope this one will work, but if your upgrading save some more and get a good rope.

bulletlines 08-10-2006 12:04 PM

Brian, <BR> <BR>I can sell you that red coated rope for $55 shipped. I can sell it with the matching EVA handle for $95.00 shipped. Let me know <BR> <BR>Ken Land <BR><a href="mailto:kland@bulletlines.com">kland@bulletli nes.com</a> <BR><a href="http://www.bulletlines.com" target="_blank">www.bulletlines.com</a> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/355884.jpg" alt="Upload">

bgeezy140 08-25-2006 4:45 PM

Ken, <BR> <BR>How would that rope work with a non-spectra handle?

jrss13 08-25-2006 7:13 PM

I second the Accurate A-line. I used mine for the first time tonight, amazing.....


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