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Robert XLV
02-03-2012, 09:57 PM
Can you put a wake plate on an 2006 Ls dd .i need a bigger wake

02-03-2012, 10:25 PM
I don't know how the transom is set up on your boat but what you need is ballast. The wake plate will shape the wake but i don't think it will not make it bigger. I anything it may squash the wake. The biggest wake is achieved when the plate is all the way up which is very similar to no wake plate at all.

I am not the expert here so you may want a second opinion.

02-03-2012, 10:29 PM
I second that! Sack it out with Ballast or peeps is what you need. Wakeplate will just help "shape" your wake.

02-04-2012, 12:06 AM
A wake plate will help slightly at slow speeds,But as speeds come up the plate will actually lift you out slightly,thus making a flatter wake. Weight is what you want to increase the wake size of any true significance.