Wake 101
Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
WakeWorld Home
Email Password
Go Back   WakeWorld > >> Boats, Accessories & Tow Vehicles Archive > Archive through May 04, 2005

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old    clintf            03-29-2005, 4:11 PM Reply   
Which rope do I need to buy? I know not to get a Poly-E line, so which one?

Old     (erik_c)      Join Date: Jan 2005       03-29-2005, 6:58 PM Reply   
Get the acurate jacket line floats and its strong as heck wont knot either
Old     (nc05lsv)      Join Date: Mar 2005       03-29-2005, 7:09 PM Reply   
I like the SL Viper with a carbon handle. Spectra is great!
Old    clintf            03-30-2005, 8:25 AM Reply   
What about SL Blue Blazer?
Old     (partydock17)      Join Date: Apr 2004       03-30-2005, 8:36 AM Reply   
I have the SL Carbon handle and it rocks
Old     (nlitworld)      Join Date: Feb 2005       03-30-2005, 9:35 AM Reply   
SL Blue Blazer is another Spectra line, so it will be A-OK. Almost any Spectra like will be a good line.
Old    clintf            03-30-2005, 12:43 PM Reply   
NEW 2005 75' SPECTRA CORE WAKEBOARD SKI ROPE MAINLINE on Ebay. Looks like a "Bullet" rope. Are these any good or has anyone heard of these?
Old     (mikeski)      Join Date: Aug 2003       03-30-2005, 2:19 PM Reply   
I use the Bullet rope and like it.
Old     (talltigeguy)      Join Date: Sep 2003       03-30-2005, 4:20 PM Reply   

I have a bullet rope and handle as well and it seems great.
Old     (atlsackedup)      Join Date: Mar 2005       03-31-2005, 10:44 AM Reply   
Don't get a bullet rope or handle off of Ebay...I bought one last year and it really was a waste of money. The line stretches a whole lot as you cut and the handle doesn't float after the first time you use it because it gets water logged and sinks from then on out...the handle doesn't have floats either.

Save your money and get a SL or Accurate handle/line combo.
Old    clintf            03-31-2005, 11:37 AM Reply   
Thanks for everyones comments. SL or Accurate seems like the safest and best way to go.
Old     (rvh3)      Join Date: Jul 2003       03-31-2005, 8:11 PM Reply   
The Bullet NON stretch line does not stretch. They sell another rope they advertise as a wakeboard rope that stretches. Spectra is the key to non stretch.
Old     (bulletlines)      Join Date: Apr 2005       04-27-2005, 8:49 AM Reply   

Sounds like you purchased our Poly E handle.

Our core mainline (Power Cord)has a higher tensile strength than the Accurate Jacket. The Accurate Jacket has a neoprene core, where our Power Cord has a solid spectra core. I've also been told that because of the Accurate Jacket not being a solid core, the rope does actually have some stretch to it.

If anyone has questions, feel free to email me.

Ken Land
Bullet Ski Lines
Old     (mrward77)      Join Date: Sep 2004       04-27-2005, 8:56 AM Reply   
ken, i bought a spectra package off ebay new and it came with the red (pink) handle. the handle has some kind of grey plastic rope though it. i have only used it once with no issues but im not really happy with whatever kindof rope is in the handle.
Old     (trace)      Join Date: Feb 2002       04-27-2005, 8:58 AM Reply   
check out too - great value - mine's on its 6th season and still in great shape. i have a yellowjacket too, but prefer the wakecord.
Old     (boarditup)      Join Date: Jan 2004       04-27-2005, 9:22 AM Reply   
For $100 a Fly High Double Black Diamond with Sprectra Fusion line.

Brand name and proven gear. If you get it and don't like it I'll take it back.
Old     (bulletlines)      Join Date: Apr 2005       04-28-2005, 6:46 AM Reply   
Mr Ward,

I'm not sure what gray rope is on our red handle, but all our handles are made with 100% spectra fusion. Please give me a call to explain what your problem is with the bridle.

Ken Land


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 8:26 PM.

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