Wakeboard/Wakesurf Tower Racks

Tech Tuesday #18: Skylon Wakeboard and Wakesurf Tower Rack Sizing

Posted by Jake on Jul, 01 2014

Wakeboard and Wakesurf tower racks are a great option for boaters that want to keep their gear off the seats and floor of their boat. The benefit to having tower racks is twofold. The first benefit is that tower racks … Continue reading

Aerator Ballast Pump Schematic

Tech Tuesday #16: Wakeboard Ballast Systems Explained

Posted by Spencer on Jun, 10 2014

Wakeboard ballast is defined as the storage of mass within a boat to displace the hull deeper in the water which in turn changes both the wake size and shape. There are two common designs for a wakeboard boat ballast … Continue reading

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MasterCraft NXT20 Funny Video

Posted by Spencer on Jun, 06 2014

Disclaimer: The thoughts expressed below are random and come from a thirst for fun and adventure that no office can provide on a Friday afternoon. This shoot looked like a blast. Must be nice to hang out at Lake Ronix … Continue reading

Upgrading Props for Wakesurfing

Should I Upgrade My Factory Prop For Wakesurfing?

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“Should I upgrade my Factory Prop for Wakesurfing?”  We hear this question a lot and think it’s something worth discussing more in depth. The short answer is usually YES. The long answer is a bit more technical… Keep reading to … Continue reading

Tom-Fooshee-Interview

Liquid Force Rider Reactions | Tom Fooshee

Posted by Jake on May, 22 2014

(WakeMAKERS) What’s the funniest mispronunciation of your last name? (Tom Fooshee) This one happens a lot and usually from a telemarketer. They will call and ask for Tom “Sushea”. Almost like a different way to say sushi. It never gets … Continue reading

Malibu XTIi

Tech Tuesday #13: Weighting a Malibu XTi for Wakesurfing

Posted by Spencer on May, 06 2014

The Malibu XTi can be a tricky boat to weight for wakesurfing based on the amount of room we have to work with. We have had many customers that actually produce great wakes behind the direct drive Malibu’s so it is … Continue reading

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Mastercraft NXT Video Series | 50K ALL DAY

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    The “official” Mastercraft NXT Launch is here. Watch Travis Pastrana, Parks Bonifay, and the frog take the newest boat from Mastercraft through all sorts of highly scientific performance test at Lake Ronix. If this boat comes equipped with all … Continue reading

Nautique G21, G23, G25 Prop Finder

Nautique G Series Added to the Prop Finder

Posted by Jake on Apr, 29 2014

It’s been almost two years since Nautique unveiled their latest performance driven boat, the G23. Since then, multiple riders have landed 1080′s behind its massive wake and a ton of surf sessions have been enjoyed with the assistance of the … Continue reading

Exile XM9 Wakeboard Tower Speakers

Tech Tuesday #6: Installing Exile Wakeboard Tower Speakers

Posted by Jake on Mar, 11 2014

Welcome to Tech Tuesday! Each week we choose one question from a customer and post the answer on our blog. You can join in on the action by emailing your technical questions to sales@wakemakers.com with the subject: Tech Tuesday, or … Continue reading

Fly High Custom Ballast Bags

Tech Tuesday #5: Measuring Your Boat for the Perfect Custom Wakeboard Ballast Bag

Posted by Spencer on Mar, 04 2014

WakeMakers works closely with Fly High to build custom fitted ballast bags ensuring 100% of the free space you have is filled to capacity. Optimize your boat’s storage compartments to obtain the most water ballast. Every wakeboard boat manufacturer has … Continue reading