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Old     (ottog1979)      Join Date: Apr 2007       11-25-2009, 5:19 PM Reply   
Now that it's cool enough outside to need it again, I finally got around to this project.

It was TOO EASY!

$12 piece of plexiglass from Home Depot. Bought felt bud didn't need it. Used cardboard template to test in place prior to cutting plexi. I made the width 1/4" larger than exact measurement so walk-thru cushion would hold it in place. Taped plexiglass before cutting. Filed rounded bevel edges on all sides of plexiglass. Edges were so smooth I did not need the felt (simple is better). Easily fits in rear locker on engine wall. Total project time: less than an hour.

Finished plexi dam

In place

Old     (hatepain)      Join Date: Aug 2006       04-26-2011, 2:31 PM Reply   
What the hell Bill? Resurrecting a year and a half old thread?
Old     (hatepain)      Join Date: Aug 2006       04-26-2011, 2:34 PM Reply   
LOL. I just figured out how it happened.
Old     (ottog1979)      Join Date: Apr 2007       04-26-2011, 2:43 PM Reply   
Threw me for a loop too!
Old     (wake_upppp)      Join Date: Nov 2003       04-26-2011, 6:49 PM Reply   
Its going to take it's toll on your vinyl. Kinda why Sanger puts the channels there on the later boats... Whats to keep it from blowing in at speed?
Old     (ralph)      Join Date: Apr 2002       04-27-2011, 2:10 AM Reply   
Seeing as we are resurrecting old posts I'd like to add that after 8 years and 900 hrs I love my V210 still. That is all, carry on.
Old     (h20king)      Join Date: Dec 2009       04-27-2011, 6:36 AM Reply   
I made some wind dam kits for some members of another web sight I just copied what the factory did.I bought some 1/2" aluminum channel cut it to length drilled the mounting holes then put the pieces in the blast cabinet and hit them with some glass shot which gave the channel a nice finished frosted look.Once installed I used 1/2" Velcro the soft side to line the channel.For the wind dam I had a local plastic shop cut them out using tinted plexi.Total cost to make was around $100 per kit which is much cheaper than the factory kit.Here are a couple pics the first pic shows the kit I put together the second pic shows the factory wind dam on the right and the one I had made on the left
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