Chasing info on Raider ski boats

Postby ashgrylls » Mon Feb 06, 2017 6:22 pm

Hey all just wondering if anyone has any info on the Queensland ski boats namer raider??

Found a few on gum tree just wondering what people's thoughts are on them and if anyone has been behind one?

I can see 2 models

Raider 1800
And
Raider sports

Anyone know the difference?? Looking for a good budget boat for ski/wake/barefooting

Any help will be much appreciated!!
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Re: Chasing info on Raider ski boats

Postby Alastair » Tue Feb 07, 2017 10:39 am

There's a prostar 205 on gumtree for like 18k.. nsw but I think it's near the boarder. Good bang for buck if you want an all rounder.
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Re: Chasing info on Raider ski boats

Postby Feetfirst » Tue Feb 07, 2017 1:36 pm

My mate has one, not sure of the exact model but it is on the new side. It is a good skiboat, has a nice flat wake at speed for slalom and footing, (I would rather run the slalom course behind his Raider than my Skicraft) plenty of grunt with a 350i. If your looking for a workhorse and can live without the bling etc then they are great. They are a fairly rough ride and don't cope with rollers well (at speed) but if your in good water you won't notice.

As I said they are a good skiboat so they don't throw a very big wake for boarding and you can only put 6 bodies (I think) in it.
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