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xstarrider 04-26-2010 6:34 PM

Any other lead companys than Pop- Products
 
Any other companies selling lead products other than Pop Products?

jaxm211 04-26-2010 7:21 PM

You can find lead on ebay or craigslist.
And fyi pop products put steel in their bags, not lead.

nsolis220 04-26-2010 7:28 PM

ya LeadWake, Find Jared on here. I have his 5o lbs lead bags. They are top notch quality

04-26-2010 8:24 PM

Go to your local metal recycling place they will have scraps and you can melt them down . I was lucky my local metal recyling place had lead block. But lead is easy to melt, you can get a old bread pan and melt scrap in to blocks very easy and cheap I have about 700 pounds of lead and was like 300 bucks. Hope that helps.....

BombWake 05-18-2010 3:51 PM

Bomb Wake They have 50-lb Bomb Sacks! Bomb Wake uses steel as well!

Lead is great for ballast but has health hazards associated with it!

Ballast Specific Gravity Comparison: (Specific Gravity is is a comparison of its density to that of water)

Water Specific Gravity = 1.00

Steel Specific Gravity = 7.85

Lead Specific Gravity = 11.35

jarrod 05-18-2010 3:58 PM

Pop Products makes good stuff. But I haven;t seen him around in a while. Those Bomb Wake bags look nice too.

bill_airjunky 05-18-2010 4:30 PM

I bought 8 bags from Pop Products, and picked up a bunch of scrap lead from a local tire shop. Then filled each bag with 40 lbs of old tire lead. Worked out pretty good, & cost me about $150 total. And I didn't have to mess with melting it & sucking lead fumes.

jetskiprosx 05-18-2010 4:35 PM

our local metal recycling place sells scrap lead for 60 cents a pound. You can melt it down or put it in pvc piping and cap it off.

wakemitch 05-18-2010 10:23 PM

lead wakes makes a solid bag. they are super tough. you can drop them from 6 feet and they wont bust. also they are padded which is nice.

wakeordie 05-21-2010 4:00 PM

Bomb wake would be my choice

azwakeYO 05-31-2010 1:46 PM

Bomb wake bags are super official. They are really durable and they dont harm the boat with sharp edges, i have never seen one bust. even being dropped from way high.


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