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BeeTL 07-21-2011 9:29 PM

$10K wakesurf boat suggestion?
 
I used to post regularly here a few years back, and I used to own a 2002 Malibu VLX with MLS, Wedge, and about 600 lbs. of lead. I ride regular, and the surf wake was awesome!

Circumstances have changed, the VLX is long gone, and a newer boat is not in the cards.

What older hulls take weight well and throw a predictable surf wake for a regular-footed surfer?

Thanks!

Here's a local possibility:

http://www.boattrader.com/listing/19...tique-98660638

Here's a pic of the old VLX for nostalgia's sake:

http://i104.photobucket.com/albums/m199/BeeTL/boat1.jpg

dougr 07-22-2011 5:38 AM

i searched 10k to 15k any distance and there are a lot of boats. look at the centurion and tige line, a deeper v. there are a few mc maristar's they have a deeper v hull and will give you a better surf wake.

duffymahoney 07-22-2011 8:32 AM

If you can afford it, get an older tige v-drive or 21v. They can be had in the 10-15k range. If your budget is lower then that, then get an old supra sun sport. They even came in a 24 foot version. Or a Fish Natique. The old fish natiques are deep v's.

cowwboy 07-24-2011 8:12 AM

Supra saltare (open bow) pirata(closed bow) are 23' and come with a 454. Just be careful of the floors and stringers. Mid 93 they went all glass.
I still miss my old pirata.


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