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    Warning to Spark big air wave jumpers !!!

    I have just seen 2 off these happen , both are big air wave jumpers and clocked up 30-40 hrs ...

    What happen , water grabbing at back grab rail has stressed and finally broken hull .. Now both guys are insane wave jumpers and hitting big waves ...

    They both didn't know it happed till looking under, so I suggest to check ..

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    What are we looking at in the first pic?

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    Sorry , just empty hull ... I down loaded pic by mistake ...

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    Only a matter of time before fiberglass or carbon bottoms are available aftermarket.

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    Only a matter of time before fiberglass or carbon bottoms are available aftermarket.
    I'm sure, wonder what a carbon hull would cost? Probably as much as a base ski, lol... But to think you could have a carbon fiber hull spark, turbo'd for a total cost around 15k! With your typical muscle craft that would probably cost upwards of 25k for that setup...

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    This is what happens when you make a pwc out of plastic bottles

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    Tell u what , Iam amazed how light the bottom hull is ...

    The Hull is strong , but this is more like abuse ... I have seen many old Xp cracked hulls where the pump bolts to the hull due to extreme wave jumping ...

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    I am just clocking on 100hrs 2nd service now
    have no signs of any damage at all looks like they may have hit the bottom or something else IMO

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    Yeah Ive got a 200hp spark and go jumping EVERYTIME I take it out pretty much, no issues... But I have smashed a steering nozzle on a reef when landing vertical.

    So yes if you treat it like dirt, it will break.

    Looks like slasher just wanted to post something because he misses his spark

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    200 hp? Got a thread I can read?

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