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Old    Andy Nintzel (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004       09-14-2005, 1:26 PM Reply   
So lets see them. Pics of your ride fully loaded with lbs. Here are some of my X-Star with our daily dose of 4000lbs+ in it. Post Em' lets see those slammed Rides!



Old    Andy Nintzel (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004       09-14-2005, 1:36 PM Reply   
one more
Old    C.I.E..... Evan (guido)      Join Date: Jul 2002       09-14-2005, 2:21 PM Reply   
That looks a lot like one of our X2's. It's not right until water hits the rub rail in the nose when you're idling back to the rider.

BTW that wake must be sick, but I bet your drivers are always paying attention to the nose of the boat.
Old    Andrew (atlsackedup)      Join Date: Mar 2005       09-14-2005, 2:25 PM Reply   
Andy...I assume you're running lead in that thing to get so much weight in there. What is your set-up as far as how much weight and where (and what it is..i.e. lead or sacs). Thanks.
Old    Darren Yearsley (ralph)      Join Date: Apr 2002       09-14-2005, 2:57 PM Reply   
This is how we started back in the day. This boat was called "the sub" for obvious reasons.
Old    Darren Yearsley (ralph)      Join Date: Apr 2002       09-14-2005, 2:59 PM Reply   
We are much more sensible now.....
Sanger with 1800
Old    Arun Frances (poon)      Join Date: Dec 2001       09-14-2005, 3:16 PM Reply   
Here you go.

Old    dyonisus            09-14-2005, 3:40 PM Reply   
that last pic looks like it is about to sink lol
Old    tyler (wakinbakin)      Join Date: Sep 2004       09-14-2005, 3:40 PM Reply   
10 ppl and 2000lbs of ballast

Old    Kung Fu Wake & Video (dcervenka)      Join Date: Sep 2002       09-14-2005, 3:56 PM Reply   
ahhahahaha - not my boat, but it's slammed!

Old    Thane Dogg (thane_dogg)      Join Date: Jun 2002       09-14-2005, 3:58 PM Reply   
that pic is awesome. Is that on the delta?
Old    Alpha_Beast (socalwakepunk)      Join Date: Dec 2002       09-14-2005, 4:03 PM Reply   
What's that, you're an insurance agent? All of our policies have been cancelled?...
Old    Charles (chas)      Join Date: Feb 2002       09-14-2005, 4:14 PM Reply   
here is ours
Old    Ryan Rantz (airrantz)      Join Date: Jun 2004       09-14-2005, 4:17 PM Reply   
Tyler that's just mean making people waterski with that much weight in the boat.
Old    Andy Nintzel (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004       09-14-2005, 6:51 PM Reply   
Andrew, I run a 1000lb triangle fat sac in the front. A pair of 600lbs custom sacs in the trunk, Two six hundreds on the floor. Internal 700lb ballast, and the rest are lead free wieght. Then gear and posse on top of that. It rules.
Old    jaubrey (jaubrey)      Join Date: Feb 2003       09-14-2005, 8:05 PM Reply   
Andy that sounds like a little overkill but hey go big or go home right? why don't you prove me wrong and show me a pic of that monster wake im sure its quite a sight!
Old    Kung Fu Wake & Video (dcervenka)      Join Date: Sep 2002       09-14-2005, 9:16 PM Reply   
Thane - That's from labor day weekend...
Old    Andy Nintzel (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004       09-14-2005, 10:15 PM Reply   
Jared - go here, theres sum pics

http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/1/254262.html?1126740384

and here.
http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/1/250334.html?1126731229

tomorrow I will take a pic from standing on the tower, with all the sacs full.
Old    zakman (zacky)      Join Date: Apr 2003       09-14-2005, 10:54 PM Reply   
4,000lbs? Sweet mother. What engine are you running and long does it take you to get on plane? Other than at the gas pump, is there really that much difference than say if you were running 2,000lbs?
Old    Andrew (atlsackedup)      Join Date: Mar 2005       09-15-2005, 6:51 AM Reply   
Andy...thanks for sharing your set-up detail. And I thought that 2100lbs in my tiny ass X-5 was a lot of ballast!! Sweet wake by the way.
Old    Flack (flackpack)      Join Date: Feb 2004       09-15-2005, 7:07 AM Reply   
Andy - do you set off the West Coast Tsunami warning system? Have the Pipeline masters officials hired you to make bigger waves?
Old    Andy Nintzel (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004       09-15-2005, 8:17 AM Reply   
Oscar, I am running the Predator Merc. It does take a few seconds to plane out. And yes the difference between 2000 and 4,000 is huge. At least 10 inchs of wake.
Old    Kevin McGuirk (ktmwakeboarder)      Join Date: Jun 2004       09-15-2005, 3:58 PM Reply   
that's so wild. The poor driver must be super alert all the time (not that a driver shouldn't be alert all the time anyway), just even more so in this case. I LOVE it :-) I'll see how much i can sink the O.G. this Sunday and hopefully get a pic up here
Old    Jason Pribyl (skibum69)      Join Date: Aug 2004       09-16-2005, 10:40 AM Reply   
Andy, your running a mercruiser in there? What happened to the factory Indmar?
Old    Andrew Brown (robie)      Join Date: Mar 2004       09-16-2005, 11:53 AM Reply   
Andy,

Seeing those pics gives me hope for doing crazy stuff on my boat someday. I have your setup minus the sacs on the floor and my rear sacs are the Fly High set.

If you ever come down to Texas you can show me how my boat is supposed to be used.
Old    Cary Kalamajka (ndh2o)      Join Date: Oct 2001       09-16-2005, 12:08 PM Reply   
Here is my '01 X-Star with 10 ppl, and about 1300lbs plus factory ballast. Yes, the wake was great !!!





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