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Old 29 May 2005, 11:37   #1
Country: Canada
Length: 3m +
Join Date: May 2005
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Zodiac Projet 350 - Waterskiing?

Hi everyone. I'm looking at the Zodiac Project 350 11.5' rib, and was wondering if anyone has one of these and uses it for waterskiing/wakeboarding. Just want to know if it has adequate power/weight to pull a 160 lb adult at reasonable speed with 2 adults on board. Also any other general comments about how this boat has performed for anyone who has/had one would be appreciated.


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Old 29 May 2005, 12:12   #2
Country: UK - England
Town: I.O.W/Bristol
Boat name: HotShot
Make: shakey
Length: 5m +
Engine: 70hp Tohatsu
Join Date: Jul 2003
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No idea about your specific boat but I can wakeboard behind my 3.45m flatacraft which has a 25hp yamaha on the back. It can also pull tube. I do howver use a lower pitch prop for towing. What kind of power does this zodiac have?

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Old 29 May 2005, 12:29   #3
Country: Canada
Length: 3m +
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Thanks Tim. The boat is powered by a 83 HP Yamaha Jet (2 stroke). The boat's dry weight is 300 KG. Here is a link:

The description claims it is perfect for water-skiing, but I would rather hear this claim from an end user rather than from the company who is trying to sell me the boat

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Old 30 May 2005, 12:28   #4
Country: Canada
Town: Iqaluit, Nunavut
Boat name: Turaagaq -North Star
Make: Bombard WB 385 -2002
Length: 3m +
Engine: Mercury 25 4-Stroke
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Nice Zodiac, how fast? I'm so jealous of people who can waterski and pull tubes, looks like a fun rib. I'm stuck looking at ice for now.
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