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Wave Wacker or similar product

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I have been giving some thought to purchasing some wave protection for the rollers coming over my transom from time to time on Mille Lacs.

I have looked for wave wackers in some of the usual places, but I haven't actually seen them in a retail outlet before. Where can I find them and what things should I know before purchasing? Any drawbacks of installing them?

Thanks!

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Hey Huskminn- This may be out of date info, but a few years ago I located WaveWackers operating out of a warehouse in St. Lious Park. A couple of brothers owned it at the time....Harrick or Harris? Anyway, for a few bucks I rolled my Lund in and they put a custom set on for me right at the shop. Otherwise they will ship them to you if you give them the specs on your boat, motor and kicker.

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Jake,

Your info may not be out-dated because I went to the yellow pages and located a company by the name of Wave Wackers still in St. Louis Park. I haven't called them yet, but I assume they're the same folks. Just so happens that it's about 10 minutes from home, so it'll be a piece of cake to check it out.

Thanks for your help!

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if they don't have them try Hanney's in mpls they should have them and you won't be disapointed with the quality

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Carpy,

Thanks for the lead. I checked it out and their prices are significantly better than the Wave Wackers I saw at Hannay's Marine. I had decided that I would rather just get wet than spend $300.00. But, now I'm reconsidering after looking at the Whitecap splash guards.

Thanks for the info and the link!

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