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Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 04-11-2021, 1:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Hi team, I've been slowly plugging away at the...

Hi team,
I've been slowly plugging away at the park. It was a busy term - I didn't even get out for a boat set! We finally had some rain but unfortunately the big rain hit about 3 mile from my...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 03-31-2021, 2:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 882
Posted By razorjaw
I'd love to know the backstory here. You don't...

I'd love to know the backstory here. You don't just throw several hundred dollars for nothing.
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 03-29-2021, 1:51 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 17,674
Posted By razorjaw
We should be thanking you, Ryan! The sheer amount...

We should be thanking you, Ryan! The sheer amount of content that you saved and have shared is incredible!
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 03-24-2021, 8:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 17,674
Posted By razorjaw
Another fantastic FB group is the Vintage...

Another fantastic FB group is the Vintage Wakeboards page. Rob Absher has got together quite a community and it's all positive.

I also highly recommend the Wakeboarding Hall of Fame. They're...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 03-17-2021, 1:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Cheers, I got the specs from the team at...

Cheers, I got the specs from the team at WakeUnion and Sesitec also replied to an email! :) 8mm, 6x19 with a fiber core, galv.
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 03-14-2021, 6:37 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Hi team, anyone on here know what kind of steel...

Hi team, anyone on here know what kind of steel rope I should look at getting as a replacement for the old one?
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 03-05-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
We're in the middle of a drought at the moment so...

We're in the middle of a drought at the moment so while no rain has been good for all the work I've been doing around the lake, we're going to need something to ride on soon! Just a couple of side...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-18-2021, 5:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
One more of the anchor

One more of the anchor
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-18-2021, 4:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
After 4 false starts, 2 minor rain events and...

After 4 false starts, 2 minor rain events and negotiation with the farmers I finally have Concrete. 2 and a half months after the Rio was ready we dropped it in over an afternoon. The anchors are...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-16-2021, 5:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Excavator day 2! I got so many jobs done that I...

Excavator day 2! I got so many jobs done that I even went and did some extra farm work with it.

After a week of rain I finally got the:

Sink holes in pads filled ✅
Anchor holes dug back out ✅...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-16-2021, 4:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
After the rain I let the pads settle and pumped...

After the rain I let the pads settle and pumped out the anchor holes. It was actually a good thing I was delayed as they really hadn't settled and small sink holes had appeared on top of the pads. I...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-11-2021, 3:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,264
Posted By razorjaw
DJI air mavic 2 is my choice atm. Do loads of...

DJI air mavic 2 is my choice atm. Do loads of research though as drones are really limited in where you can fly them etc.
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-11-2021, 3:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,178
Posted By razorjaw
+1 for the classic. I'm still riding my 2012...

+1 for the classic. I'm still riding my 2012 model and about to upgrade only because I want to go to a bigger board.
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-09-2021, 2:17 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Also, a mate got to work on the tangled rope....

Also, a mate got to work on the tangled rope. This made me very happy!
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-09-2021, 2:14 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
So while I was waiting for the park to dry enough...

So while I was waiting for the park to dry enough to get the concrete in I had a few more jobs to do. I had a mate replace the bearings on the deflection tower and I found a new pulley for it too. I...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 02-03-2021, 1:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Definitely! These guys are awesome and I love how...

Definitely! These guys are awesome and I love how they built almost EVERYTHING! I wish I had those skills :)
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 01-29-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
After a bit of mucking around we got the anchors...

After a bit of mucking around we got the anchors ordered. The instructions were in German (not a massive problem) including the rio and bar sizes and strengths ( more of a problem). I ended up...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 01-27-2021, 2:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
You're 100% right. We'd expected a great deal of...

You're 100% right. We'd expected a great deal of rain (it was predicted that we'd get over 200mm of rain) so I just trimmed them, and letting them die when they get no light from all the water on top...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 01-22-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Hi team, it's been a big summer but ironically...

Hi team, it's been a big summer but ironically the rain is both slowing us down but also not enough. More on that on an upcoming post.
The next steps were more nerdy - the laptop that has the...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 01-22-2021, 11:34 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
So true! I had the chance to get all the old...

So true! I had the chance to get all the old obstacles but simply didn't have the means of transport or manpower to get them. I regret that now as I've started pricing obstacles (homemade and some of...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 12-10-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Motor time. Had a mate (Jet engineer!) give up...

Motor time. Had a mate (Jet engineer!) give up his weekend to help service the motor. I'm not the handiest of people but it was great how simple the set up is (to a degree). We pulled the grease...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 12-10-2020, 10:50 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
Absolutely! I was worried that in making it...

Absolutely! I was worried that in making it bigger I'd go too far, hit sandy loam and it'd all seep out but apparently there was no chance of that happening :D
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 12-07-2020, 3:06 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
The area I've chosen used to be a Melaleuca swamp...

The area I've chosen used to be a Melaleuca swamp (we call them paperbark trees in Aus) It was cleared a decade before we bought the property. More on that in a second...

We're in the middle of a...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 12-07-2020, 2:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
I look forward to hearing your ideas! At the...

I look forward to hearing your ideas! At the moment it will be pretty boring until I can get more hands on deck to build obstacles - a couple of kickers straight up but hopefully a pipe and some...
Forum: Wakeboarding Discussion 12-06-2020, 5:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,562
Posted By razorjaw
On to the anchors - they need to be 1.5 x 1.5 and...

On to the anchors - they need to be 1.5 x 1.5 and 1.2m deep I lined them up using the rope and stakes at my center points, then made sure they were square. Who'd have thought Trigonometry would be...
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