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#11052402 - 08/19/15 09:17 PM Channels & electronics
WillieRip Offline
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Registered: 01/05/15
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How much time do you guys spend looking for channel cats with your electronics?
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#11052483 - 08/19/15 09:40 PM Re: Channels & electronics [Re: WillieRip]
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Registered: 08/05/13
Posts: 384
Loc: DENTON TX
From the time I turn the graph on. I used to find a fishy looking hole, And throw out lines. I Got side imaging just recently, its the best thing since miller Lite.no fish No reason to stop and fish
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#11052484 - 08/19/15 09:41 PM Re: Channels & electronics [Re: WillieRip]
Bminchew Offline
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Registered: 07/20/15
Posts: 31
Loc: Axtell, Tx.
I use it a lot to find areas that I feel hold fish under the conditions I am fishing. I am not per say looking for actual fish. I am looking for humps, creek channels, and other bottom structure.

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#11052606 - 08/19/15 10:52 PM Re: Channels & electronics [Re: WillieRip]
Chemdawg Offline
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Registered: 01/22/13
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from the time i get i the boat i turn it on either looking for bait fish structure or actual the bigger the screen the easiest it is trying to cram all the info on a tinny screen makes it hard pick the smaller details

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#11052702 - 08/20/15 05:20 AM Re: Channels & electronics [Re: WillieRip]
WillieRip Offline
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Registered: 01/05/15
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Yeah, I'm hoping Humminbird comes out with a Helix 9 or 11.
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#11052830 - 08/20/15 07:46 AM Re: Channels & electronics [Re: WillieRip]
Blues Offline
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Registered: 01/23/12
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If you get a Helix finding structure and fish won't be hard once you have it dialed in. When you spend the money for a good finder and don't use it to the best of its ability, it's kind of a waste. I don't channel cat out of the boat much, but when I'm fishing for blues and flats, no fish, no reason to stop. A spot can "look" awesome but if you aren't marking fish, why stop?

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#11054173 - 08/20/15 06:21 PM Re: Channels & electronics [Re: WillieRip]
WillieRip Offline
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Registered: 01/05/15
Posts: 285
Yeah, I did buy the Helix 5:
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#11054453 - 08/20/15 09:16 PM Re: Channels & electronics [Re: WillieRip]
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Humminbird Hometeam!!!! Lol! cheers
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