Articles
   
       
Pics/Video
       
Wake 101
   
       
       
Shop
Search
 
 
 
 
 
Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
WakeWorld Home
Email Password
Go Back   WakeWorld > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 200
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search Forums: Posts Made By: monkey_butt
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-22-2018, 6:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
so after a few more trials - here's one more...

so after a few more trials - here's one more observation the 4 dogs are required for ballast purposes funny as 2 of them usually sit on the sun deck watching while the other 2 are somewhere...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-16-2018, 8:33 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
so quick report on last night … added 125 small...

so quick report on last night … added 125 small sacs midship on both sides - filled everything up and then used the above settings from ragboy … 3 peeps in the boat plus the 4 dogs. At first -...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-15-2018, 2:07 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
well some boats like Malibu don't even surf right...

well some boats like Malibu don't even surf right until you put plug and play in - stock ballast will be useless (for those who now start to go off the cliff - I had a 2017 23LSV last year and sold...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-15-2018, 7:19 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
well - that would counter what ragboy is...

well - that would counter what ragboy is suggesting - not that this is the bible but he might have been on an SL longer than the rest. So here's my recap from Sunday. Driver and 4 dogs, stock...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-12-2018, 8:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
No were not talking about the color of your boat...

No were not talking about the color of your boat - sorry.

But if you have anything to contribute to the autowake setup we would appreciate that a lot ... hint ...

its not color ...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-11-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
stock setup for wakeboarding is wayyy too much...

stock setup for wakeboarding is wayyy too much for me but I didn't know how to reduce the ballast at first via autowake - so it fills them by default all the way full as long as you have the...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-10-2018, 7:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
we gotta compare - dial it in is still in the...

we gotta compare - dial it in is still in the works - getting better at it but can't load it all up - surf wake is better with the autowake suggestion - contrary to what others say. Been out 3 times...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 05-03-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,857
Posted By monkey_butt
well - there are other colors

well - there are other colors
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 02-04-2018, 8:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,315
Posted By monkey_butt
Well I ordered mine with the same prop (2277) as...

Well I ordered mine with the same prop (2277) as my previous 2017 23 LSV so well see how the fuel consumption goes in comparison ... spray date is early March ...

One thing I can confirm is the...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 09-26-2017, 2:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,184
Posted By monkey_butt
sorry Zach but I was on your lake demoing and it...

sorry Zach but I was on your lake demoing and it wasn't working - no matter which boat. 5ft will bounce back - I experience the same in our lake even for wakeboarding if the water level drops.
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-16-2017, 7:59 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
Well and today was first surf day - chilly/windy...

Well and today was first surf day - chilly/windy but water temp now at 61 ... ordered the plug and play ballast earlier this week but didn't bother to plumb it all in ... huge mistake ... as there...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-12-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
rough water ride is hardly an issue for me - lake...

rough water ride is hardly an issue for me - lake we live on is small - so that wasn't a factor. W/o going back to my original requirements - wakeboarding is first - surfing comes second and a washy...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-11-2017, 7:57 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
well it's not raining money over here;) my limit...

well it's not raining money over here;) my limit was still 80K ...

but after the boat show and getting a few quotes I decided to list the lift on CL and it was gone within 2 days ... as I figured...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 04-07-2017, 4:53 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
so here's an update ... boat got delivered early...

so here's an update ... boat got delivered early February but I put it into storage right away ... so today was unwrap day of sorts ... tomorrow is clean up and installation and hopefully first water...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 03-30-2017, 7:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,904
Posted By monkey_butt
Boat Shipping?

Used it the 2nd time this year to get a boat towed. First time experience was flawless but this time was a cluster. Put bid up 4 weeks before boat was ready/scheduled to be released. Guy is quick...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 03-21-2017, 5:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 13,138
Posted By monkey_butt
Surgery is outpatient and will take about an hour...

Surgery is outpatient and will take about an hour plus one before and one after. Had one 30 years ago - much different back then and a 2nd one 2 years ago. Went in for surgery by mid February and...
Forum: Non-Wakeboarding Discussion 01-28-2017, 8:24 PM
Replies: 9,002
Views: 947,247
Posted By monkey_butt
Guys let this thread die ... I haven't read all...

Guys let this thread die ... I haven't read all of it but by now we should all have come to our own conclusions whatever they might be. What I do now is that this has become as toxic as our politics...
Forum: Non-Wakeboarding Discussion 12-21-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,333
Posted By monkey_butt
been there in the exact same situation 3 years...

been there in the exact same situation 3 years ago after buying our home. Some of the existing windows were literally rotten, single pane - you name it. As we intend to stay here for good - we knew...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 12-15-2016, 9:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,735
Posted By monkey_butt
well - old thread - but I took mine out of the...

well - old thread - but I took mine out of the Epic not knowing that the new rig would have SVC standard ... so unit is sitting on my desk ... Anyone still interested in an HSE?
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 12-13-2016, 6:55 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
and no - tow vehicle is fine - rated at 7200 lbs...

and no - tow vehicle is fine - rated at 7200 lbs and I'm only towing 2 - 3 times a year anyway (to/from storage plus pulling boat out of lake for maintenance etc.)
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 12-13-2016, 6:30 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
I can't disclose the numbers I'm sorry - I owe...

I can't disclose the numbers I'm sorry - I owe that to each of the dealers I talked to. I didn't go shopping for prices as I tried to be fair to both of them. Having that said - the difference...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 12-12-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
alea acta est ... so here it is - final...

alea acta est ...

so here it is - final build.

what made the final decision surprisingly easy was the fact that the boat just puts out the clean wake at 18mph (something I remembered from my...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 12-08-2016, 8:52 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
so I am asking ;-) How do you know that the...

so I am asking ;-)

How do you know that the Malibu will sell much easier? Personally I think selling something used over 60K is narrowing the group of possible buyers down a lot - simply because...
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 12-07-2016, 1:00 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
Not 100% sure on the teak color flooring - was...

Not 100% sure on the teak color flooring - was the same I had on my epic before... grey looks pretty good too
Forum: Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles 12-07-2016, 6:52 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,929
Posted By monkey_butt
so here are the pics of the builds for both...

so here are the pics of the builds for both boats.

I'm heading out to test the Malibu this weekend ... don't know what to expect to be honest but know that the dealer will apply all the pressure...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 200

 

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:06 AM.

Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
Wake World Home

 

© 2016 eWake, Inc.    
Advertise    |    Contact    |    Terms of Use    |    Privacy Policy    |    Report Abuse    |    Conduct    |    About Us