Trim tabs or ZipWakes?

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ce31708
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Trim tabs or ZipWakes?

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Has anyone put a ZipWake system on your Trojan? I'm trying to decide if I should replace my factory trim tabs with larger ones, or invest the money into a ZipWave system. I have a 10M midcabin.
Any thoughts or opinions on which system and why would be greatly appreciated.

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Re: Trim tabs or ZipWakes?

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I don't know of any Trojans with them. However I have a friend with them on a 42 ocean. He likes them over regular trim tabs. Not sure if its auto system. With that said it would be much cheaper to increase your tab size.
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Re: Trim tabs or ZipWakes?

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The problem with the mid cabin is it’s tabs down all the time (including my larger drop fin units). I never “trim out”… like you do on other boats. I have inclinometer mounted at the helm and it’s right where the factory specifies. If the zip wakes could reduce this scenario/less drag that would be a game changer.

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