Davis Whale Tail XL
The Davis Whale Tail XL stabilizer and ski boat fin improves performance in any I/O or outboard motor.
- Increases top speed and fuel savings in most applications
- Marine grade aluminum with durable anodized finish
- Reduces porpoising & cavitating
|448||Whale tail XL aluminum stabilizer and ski boat fin|
|Usually ships in 1-2 weeks|
The Whale Tail XL extends out behind the prop to utilize prop wash energy which is normally lost. Whale Tail transforms this energy into lift for immediate response when the throttle is applied.
- Unique hydrodynamic design
- Stabilizes bow-light boats
- Pops skiers up in less time
Flattens wake for water skiing; creates positive, skid-free turns:
- With bow lowered, visibility and safety is improved
- Smooths out ride in rough water
- Mounts on the anti-cavitation plate of all inboard/outboards and outboards
- Installs in 15 minutes with stainless steel hardware included
- Use the Whale Tail XL year-round in freshwater or saltwater to improve performance of any boat!
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