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dfred 07-31-2012 3:22 PM

ballast upgrade for Supra 24v
I have a 2006 Supra 24v and want to upgrade the ballast system for surfing. I am completely happy with the stock ballast for wakeboarding but just can not get enough out of the boat to surf.
I am looking at the Straightline big bag 800# for $109 each or the Fly HIgh 1100# for $189 each.
Is there enough advantage with the Fly High to offset the additional $160 for the bags?

JohnAr 07-31-2012 11:02 PM

300lbs is a pretty big weight diff. I have 1100's in the rear lockers and the 1150 front bag in my XLV and could use more (maybe a 450 on the surf side)

slimjim44 08-01-2012 1:12 PM

Fly high bags are also much thicker material than the straightline bags, although, I've never heard of anyone having issues with straightline bags tearing or anything.

jonblarc7 08-07-2012 9:37 AM

I have the 800 in my 06 supra 24v and with three people on the surf side its great, but with only two people in the boat its just not enough. I would go head and get the 1100 if I were you. I'm going to have to do something else I think, But last time out I did realize if you empty the front bag about half way it seem to let the boat drop the back corner alittle better.

dfred 08-07-2012 1:57 PM

Thanks, I went ahead and ordered two of the 1100# bags, that way I can use the 400# stock bags as additional weight up front.

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