VAPOR :-)

skidawgskidawg Posts: 3,261 Open or 55K Rated Skier
Big thanks to Chris Rossi, Sully and Eddie Roberts-the vapor (as MS says-ROCKS!)
Mr. Mom is Horton's favorite movie!
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  • klindyklindy Posts: 2,262 Mega Baller
    @skidawg‌ awesome to see you back at it hard!!
    Keith Lindemulder
    AWSA Vice President
    AWSA Southern Region EVP
  • Texas6Texas6 Posts: 2,190
    edited May 2014
    Awesome skiing man, congrats. That's one heck of a recovery in a year! Got a Vapor in route, arrives Wednesday. Can't wait
    Daryn Dean - Lakes of Katy, TX
    ***Robbed out of Hundreds of Panda Worthy Posts***
    skidawg
  • gregygregy Posts: 2,547 Mega Baller
    edited May 2014
    @Skidawg. What size Vapor you on, 67?
  • MSMS Posts: 5,163 Mega Baller
    I knew you would like it.
    Shut up and ski
    Brady
  • BradyBrady Posts: 1,057 Mega Baller
    Only a skier would have an awesome sticker on the truck window along with hangers in the truck bed!! How funny! I have several in mine as well. Good to see you back at it @Skidawg!
    I ski, therefore I am
  • rq0013rq0013 Posts: 552 Baller
    I would have to agree, the Vapor is rock'n. I went down to ski with Brooks Wilson 2 weeks ago and the Vapor had me running 32s at 36mph right out of the gate every time. I usually dont starting running them consistently until late June. I ran as many as 5 in a row, which has never happened. I ran [email protected] twice which is a new pb.

    The ski has awesome speed and the turns are predictable and stable. I have never been so wide and early before on my harder passes.
    Rob Quetschke
    skidawgCWiedmer
  • acmxacmx Posts: 236 Baller
    @skidawg‌ ,Maybe My Eyes Deceive Me, But That Looks Like Velcro On Your Binding Setup?
    skidawgBMG73
  • skidawgskidawg Posts: 3,261 Open or 55K Rated Skier
    I am on a 68"; turns like butter!!! Only minimal Velcro! Comes off easy
    Mr. Mom is Horton's favorite movie!
  • BoneHeadBoneHead Posts: 6,028
    Tried vapor tonight. Ran best 32 off I've ever run. Ski rolls out off the second wake so nicely.
    Shane "Crash" Hill

    skidawgMattP
  • DeanoskiDeanoski Posts: 801 Crazy Baller
    SKI DAWG WHAT SETTING ARE YOU USING? WHAT IS YOUR WEIGHT?
    Deano
    skidawg
  • skidawgskidawg Posts: 3,261 Open or 55K Rated Skier
    68"-200lbs-6.867, 2.480, .755, 30.25" frt boot 9 deg. Big thanks to Rossi for help w set up
    Mr. Mom is Horton's favorite movie!
  • thagerthager Posts: 4,445 Mega Baller
    Go Dawg!!!!
    Stir vigorously then leave!
    skidawg
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  • markchilcuttmarkchilcutt Posts: 916 Crazy Baller
    @skidawg congrats on the awesome skiing!! I too am a believer in the Vapor! Now if i could just figure out how to ski? @scotchipman have you asked Marine Products if they have a 66 demo?
    Ski it if you can!!!!
    skidawg
  • DeanoskiDeanoski Posts: 801 Crazy Baller
    mark what settings are you using?
  • BoneHeadBoneHead Posts: 6,028
    I ran 6.880, 2.475, .755, 9 degrees, 29 7/8 binding on 67.
    Shane "Crash" Hill

  • RichardDoaneRichardDoane Posts: 4,059 Mega Baller
    edited June 2014
    I've got a pink 66" available if someone's interested, send me a PM
    BallOfSpray Pacific Northwest Vice President of Event Management, aka "Zappy"
    MattP
  • Dacon62Dacon62 Posts: 654 Crazy Baller
    @‌ ShaneH...sorry about the off topic. Smart phone thumbs.
  • BoneHeadBoneHead Posts: 6,028
    My buddy Charles pulled his 66 Vapor out of the box Saturday, bolted his bindings to it, didn't check fin and said easiest 38s he's ever run. Said 38 felt like 28.

    I'll say this..... After first deep water start, I felt dead center on ski naturally. Took about 3 passes and it felt pretty natural. I ran 32 off and said to Ward, I don't feel like I'm doing anything. Just riding along nice and easy.
    Shane "Crash" Hill

  • MattPMattP Posts: 5,981 Mega Baller
  • skidawgskidawg Posts: 3,261 Open or 55K Rated Skier
    This ski is different than anything i have ever ridden. It is truly special. And the Radar crew is top notch in customer service.
    Mr. Mom is Horton's favorite movie!
  • markchilcuttmarkchilcutt Posts: 916 Crazy Baller
    @deanoski i am on a 67" 175lbs 34mph and just moved my binding back 1/2 hole to 29.75 with the water warming up. so 2.475 6.885 .765 using tips only to measure i dont have slotted calipers. The ski is unreal on my offside and wicked fast from hookup to centerline!!!!
    Ski it if you can!!!!
  • BoneHeadBoneHead Posts: 6,028
    I agree. It comes back in off the buoy to the first wake like an F15 with it's afterburners lit. At the same time, the finish of the turn is soft, although it changes direction instantly.
    Shane "Crash" Hill

  • markchilcuttmarkchilcutt Posts: 916 Crazy Baller
    @scotchipman if we are talking about more tip in the water (warmer softer water) during the turn causing the ski to bit and stop causing OTF would you move your binding back before fin adjustments?
    Ski it if you can!!!!
  • teammalibuteammalibu Posts: 775 Crazy Baller
    The dawg is a bad man!! i never saw any of the offside hitch coming out of the bouy on the vapor all weekend! I been holdin out on tryin one but since my hero @shane likes it i need to try one!!
    Mike Erb Cedar Ridge Canton Miss.
    Horton is my hero
    skidawg
  • teammalibuteammalibu Posts: 775 Crazy Baller
    F15 with afterburners lit really @shane did rossi pay you for that line!
    Mike Erb Cedar Ridge Canton Miss.
    Horton is my hero
  • teammalibuteammalibu Posts: 775 Crazy Baller
    @shane if it makes 38 feel like 28 that is the ski i need!!
    Mike Erb Cedar Ridge Canton Miss.
    Horton is my hero
    skidawg
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