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 Post subject: 2018 vs 2019 A24
PostPosted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 9:02 pm 
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Hey everyone. So I think we have narrowed down an A24. Had a hard time because I still really like the '19 T23. We know the redesign took place in 18 for the A24. So I know we have the 2:1 tranny, 17" prop, surf band, etc. The only difference that I see between the two years is a slightly different swim platform and the captains chair. Am I missing something else major? Or is it all little stuff?

From everything that we have heard (here is MN the snow is still on the ground and the lakes are frozen) the A24 will rival most from behind the boat. I still don't care for all the electronics of the others.

Please let me know if I am totally missing something here between the two years. I really appreciate the help.


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 Post subject: Re: 2018 vs 2019 A24
PostPosted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:36 am 
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Biggest difference will be the option of power wedge 3 vs 2 in the 2018 model, assuming thats an option you're getting. PW3 give you more adjustability and a slightly larger foil. Other than the mentioned captains chair, thats about it. Also, PW3 requires surfpipe to added. Not sure why, but its what Ive heard from alot of people.


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 Post subject: Re: 2018 vs 2019 A24
PostPosted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:29 am 
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Yes to the power wedge. I look at that option the same as a boat with/without surfgate at this point.

onewake09 can you expand on the additional adjustability of PW3 vs PW2? My limited knowledge on the PW is 5 or so settings (5 different spots while under way, the lifting feature and stowed) where you can mellow out the wake or really steepen it up. Our local then said it doesn't have lift mode but when cruise is set it goes into the Axis version of lift mode to get you on plane when loaded up, but you have to have cruise set. So aside from being slightly larger is there a nice feature within PW3 that would worth it? Surfpipe was coming this time around regardless.

We surf the majority of the time and love the fact that the new A24 can be had without extra bags everywhere. This didn't stop me from buying a bunch of lead however.


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 Post subject: Re: 2018 vs 2019 A24
PostPosted: Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:13 pm 
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Surfgates are bigger on the 19, I believe they are an inch or two taller.

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 Post subject: Re: 2018 vs 2019 A24
PostPosted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:07 am 
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New A24 getting picked up in two weeks. Super pumped. Now to just get through the break in to be able to surf.


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 Post subject: Re: 2018 vs 2019 A24
PostPosted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 4:53 pm 
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Congrats. The lakes are beginning to thaw and I've even seen some crazy people surfing. It's also nice to break in a boat while the water is still ice cold. I pick up my new to me 14 A24 in 8 days.


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