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Help with Rooster tail at 15 off.


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LuckyJourney

Good morning all. I am new to this site so please pardon any bad etiquette or stupidity.

We just bought a 2018 Response TXi and love it. (Moved from 2015 Ski Nautique team 200.) My wife generally skis at 15 off 30mph. She is a very strong skier but is having a little issue with the white wash/ rooster tail in middle of wake. has anyone else experienced this problem and what is possible remedy to help calm it?

Would a 4 blade prop help?

Love the boat and would hate to have to sell it. 

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That boat tends to shine at higher speeds and shorter line lengths, IME.  I'm not sure what you could do other than speed up.  It may be worth a call to OJ or ACME to see what they say about the prop, but I don't see that being of significant assistance or improvement.  Let us know what you find out. 

 

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35 minutes ago, Rednucleus said:

And stay on edge thru the wakes & bend your knees!!! (sorry, that's what everyone keeps telling me!)

You’d think since we are all told the same thing, that we’d eventually start doing it right?? :lol:

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What prop are you currently using? 
 

+1 on weight in the bow. That’ll help flatten the wake.
 

I’m surprised that it’s much different than a Nautique. Did she have issue with that wake?

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