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    Ultra LX Hull stability With holes

    I want to add two more speakers to my audio system and want to throw them in the back sort of like a "surround soundish" setup,

    What i wanted to know is if I drill a four inch hole on both sides of the ski closer to the back is that going to ruin the hull stability? Will i start to crack if i were to jump waves for instance?

    I would like to get some feedback on this before I start drilling.

    The red circle in the picture is aproximatly where I would like to drill the holes.

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    Daveski's Avatar
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    If your questioning it, Probably not a good idea

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    Quote Originally Posted by Daveski View Post
    If your questioning it, Probably not a good idea
    i am questioning it cause i am not sure of the hull structure, and a lot of people are a lot more knowlagable in this field. that can offer insight

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    65 views and no one else has any opionions?

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    I would be worried about heat from the engine. I don't know about the LX but you are getting close to the exhaust area and the heat may fry your speakers.

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    It is SMC on top deck.

    Since it looks like your biulding a party barg then I wouldnt be too worried about it.

    Unless your installing speakers to rock out during your races?

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    Pain is fear leaving your body.... rlovebk's Avatar
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    Hey now, I'm sure if you used a small stainless ring as a backing plate and a thin one as a base, this should mitigate and structural issues.

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    NOT COOL BRO,,,buy a I POD

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    Take the time to smile sirbreaksalot's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by powerdbygarrett View Post
    65 views and no one else has any opionions?
    Holy crap ( achmed the dead terrorists voice )
    the first time you even sit on that thing it will explode and you will end up with a pump in your ass

    it will killlllllll you

    happy now you got some reply's

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