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Old    pwork (siuski)      Join Date: Feb 2003       07-23-2007, 7:55 AM Reply   
I just upgraded the ballast in the 21v, got ~1100 in the locker, and 2 650's in the back now. We ran this weekend with this setup and the wake is insane...With 4 people in the boat, PP didn't keep up very well until I hit 24 mph. I don't mind that speed. But my wife likes to ride a little slower, I'm going to play with the PP settings, any one have a good starting point with this much weight?

btw 325 assult with the wb prop

(Message edited by siuski on July 23, 2007)

(Message edited by siuski on July 23, 2007)
Old    Adam Curtis (acurtis_ttu)      Join Date: May 2004       07-23-2007, 8:02 AM Reply   
off subject, but where did you get the 650's for yoru lockers? Are they custom from fly high?
Old    NAW (ripr)      Join Date: Mar 2002       07-23-2007, 9:54 AM Reply   
Pat-I'll check my settings tonight and let you know.

See you guys at Boot Camp (8/10-8/12)???
Old    pwork (siuski)      Join Date: Feb 2003       07-23-2007, 10:36 AM Reply   
Adam-

The one 650 is the original bag from the locker, then I bought one off of ebay. It may have been a 750 though, just don't fill it up all the way. Your dealer should be able to get them as well.

Niel-

No, we are going to Bull Shoals that weekend for a houseboat trip. We had it planned last year before the Boot Camp date was set. Hope to make it to the fall Shelby Trip if nothing else.
Old    Chris Walker (redsupralaunch)      Join Date: Aug 2002       07-23-2007, 5:40 PM Reply   
Factory setting is kdw 180 pp 80. If perfect pass blinks - usally with # - you should increase kdw 10 at a time until working well. Too much kdw will be too fast.
Old    Will Jiron (chikara22)      Join Date: Oct 2006       07-23-2007, 6:08 PM Reply   
I had some problems with my PP on my 06 21V. Had it switched out for a factory upgrade is what the dealer told me and I have no problems anymore.

I ride at 22.7 mph (not GPS'd in a while) and my boat tops out at 3900 rpm at that speed then planes out and rpm's drop. I ride the same ballast and prop set up as you do.
Old    Kevin (wakebdr2002)      Join Date: Apr 2007       07-24-2007, 5:33 AM Reply   
The factory upgrade is a drive by wire perfect pass (DBW) and works much better than the mechanical servo driven perfect pass in this boat. My boat had surging problems at wakeboard speeds - it now has DBW perfect pass and works flawlessly.

In the mean time you can run your perfect pass in RPM mode and it should hold speed a little better.
Old    pwork (siuski)      Join Date: Feb 2003       07-24-2007, 6:49 AM Reply   
Is the PP upgrade you spoke of covered under warentee?
Old    Will Jiron (chikara22)      Join Date: Oct 2006       07-24-2007, 8:49 PM Reply   
yes, it was covered under warranty. Call your dealer and let them know what problems you have so that they can order the parts.
Old    wiz            07-25-2007, 5:59 PM Reply   
i'm running 1100 up front & 2 650s in the back. i ride at 22.5. i think my settings are kdw 250 & the other is 115. hope this helps
Old    pwork (siuski)      Join Date: Feb 2003       07-26-2007, 6:36 AM Reply   
Thanks guys.
Old    wdarty (darty)      Join Date: Nov 2003       07-26-2007, 7:22 AM Reply   
what line lengths are you all riding? I ride at 27.2...though I haven't calibrated that in a while. (80' on the rope & handle).
Old    pwork (siuski)      Join Date: Feb 2003       07-26-2007, 9:17 AM Reply   
I ride 70' with handle below 23 mph, 75 above 23. My speed changes with water temp, faster when the water is warmer.
Old    NAW (ripr)      Join Date: Mar 2002       07-26-2007, 9:51 AM Reply   
I ride it at 75' and 24.2 mph....that's with 2000lbs plus people or my buddy's with 2400lbs plus people....wakeplate at about 1/4.

If I have 8-10 people I'll ride it at 24.7 or 25....non calibrated.
Old    wdarty (darty)      Join Date: Nov 2003       08-04-2007, 7:45 AM Reply   
so by 27.2 I meant 23.4 or 23.6mph (I finally GPS'd it). That's with 650's on each side in the back, the 1150 in the nose, plus and extra 400 lber on top, in the nose, and 3-4 people.

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