1. Blackburry5's Avatar
    I'm trying to find a good reliable jet ski, the type of jet skis I like are the ones where you ride standing on them. I'm new to these jet skis so I need your help. What kind of jet skis are reliable and fast?(Brands) And give me some quick facts about jet skiing if you don't mind. Thanks

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    09-09-08 05:30 PM
  2. exelant's Avatar
    I will ask a friend who races them and post that later, but if you are fairly new to the sport I think you'll have far more fun on one of the speedy newer ones you sit on. The few times I rode the stand up models, I really didn't have a lot of fun due to lots of crashes. Don't get me wrong, by the end of the day I was making some nice turns, but I really had a blast on a Yamaha sit down model.

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    09-09-08 06:50 PM
  3. Blackburry5's Avatar
    Will you be able to do tricks on a sit on model? Lol racing sounds fun but I'm more for jumps on waves. Will a stand up model still satisfy me?

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    09-10-08 12:43 PM
  4. rbrais's Avatar
    Jetski.com can help you out. They have a forum section.
    Here's the rundown: If you are looking to ride in the ocean I suggest a sit-down. I ride a Kawi STX12-F. Stable, reliable and handles the waves nicely. Plus you can tow a tube, wakeboard, etc and bring a passenger or two.

    If you are going to ride in a lake, I suggest a stand-up model. I just sold my Kawi SXR800. Great machine. Easier to handle than a Yamaha, yet advanced enough for experts. IMO, stand-ups are much more fun in the lakes, once you get the hang of them, but are a LOT of work in the ocean. You have to be in damn good shape to ride for a while out there.
    09-10-08 01:06 PM
  5. Blackburry5's Avatar
    Thanks a lot I appreciate it! btw I live by a big lake here in Rio Vista. lol one quick question, are there any speed limits for jet skis? sorry I'm such a noob. lol my uncle got me into this new sport.
    Last edited by Blackburry5; 09-10-08 at 01:54 PM.
    09-10-08 01:48 PM
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