Main Menu
Newest Members
Jbrown18, Travisly4, Russline, Rev.,Dr.Thaddious, Robere
107989 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 88591
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76386
John175® 67548
JDavis7873® 67390
FattyMcButterpants 60868
Derek 🐝 60239
Tritonman 57988
LoneStarSon® 54394
SkeeterRonnie 53365
Forum Stats
107989 Members
60 Forums
810845 Topics
10269599 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11189703 - 10/27/15 01:32 PM Graph mounting options
Mulkey Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/01/12
Posts: 1841
Loc: North Garland
Looking for options or ideas on mounting a graph up front.
Fish long, Fish Hard, Fish all day, Fish everyday...

#11189712 - 10/27/15 01:38 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
Wayne P. Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/16/10
Posts: 4062
Loc: Charlottesville, Va
The bridge mounts that go over a trolling motor foot pedal tray are the most sturdy.

Precision Sonar has models for single and double units.
Humminbird Helix 12 CHIRP SI, 1198c SI, 1198c SI, ONIX 10 SI NT, Helix 7 CHIRP SI GPS G2, SOLIX 12 SI, 360, RC-1

#11189731 - 10/27/15 01:46 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
OneFishAway Offline

Registered: 02/17/15
Posts: 440
Loc: Parker County
Comfortroll makes a nice bracket. Gets the graph off ur deck.

PB 8.8 Joe Pool

#11189747 - 10/27/15 01:57 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
Jkrez Offline

Registered: 01/19/14
Posts: 242
Loc: Kingwood, TX
I use a bridge bracket from PrecisionSonar and I couldn't be happier. They also make one for just single units.


Edited by Jkrez (10/27/15 01:59 PM)

#11189805 - 10/27/15 02:46 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
DFW-fisherman Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 04/01/11
Posts: 1344
Loc: DFW
Holy moly -- that's a lot of bow mounted HDS stuff! If I can ask - why two units on the bow?

#11189824 - 10/27/15 02:52 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
NiceCatch Offline

Registered: 07/22/13
Posts: 211
Loc: Sachse, Texas
Maybe its an age thing, but I needed my graph off the floor so I could see it!!!

My back seat partner likes it too, because he can see it from the back of the boat.

#11189826 - 10/27/15 02:53 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
Jkrez Offline

Registered: 01/19/14
Posts: 242
Loc: Kingwood, TX
I upgraded my console graph, and it left me with an extra HDS8. I do a lot of offshore fishing and it's nice having 2 up front. 1 sonar and 1 map. I probably don't need 2, but it's nice to have them.

#11189835 - 10/27/15 03:00 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
deasley Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 06/19/07
Posts: 776
Loc: Kennedale TX
I just got a bow bracket from precision sonar it's the best set up I've seen. High quality material all hardware provided and very prompt service. My next mounting project will come from them!!!!

#11190060 - 10/27/15 04:54 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
TxFisherman03 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 04/07/10
Posts: 515
Loc: Arlington, Tx
I used the large Ram Mount for ease of removing when staying overnight anywhere.

#11190103 - 10/27/15 05:16 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
buton Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 05/28/10
Posts: 1421
Loc: Cypress,Tx

#11190674 - 10/27/15 09:26 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
Danny L. Weems Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/19/14
Posts: 1434
Loc: Como, Texas
I had a Balzout on my last boat and it worked great.

My V-20 has the percision mount that raises the graph about 2" and mounts over the front of the TM foot pedal. I like this set up due to the layout of the front deck.

DFW Fisherman,
I run a HDS 9 split in two screens most of the time with map and down imiaging, I also have a HDS 5 flush mounted that I run on sonar. This way I can view 3 different screens and not have to split a 9 three ways.
Phil 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me"

#11190806 - 10/27/15 10:02 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
James Biggs Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/11/06
Posts: 2925
Loc: DFW area
Bass boat technology is the best I've used. They are on a lot of tour boats.

#11190853 - 10/27/15 10:23 PM Re: Graph mounting options [Re: Mulkey]
B.Hollingshead Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/11/09
Posts: 2023
Loc: ft.worth
Balzout or Bass Boat Technology. I have Balzout and I don't care how ruff the water is they don't move and are adjustable for different angles where BBT is not.
Branden Hollingshead

32-DD's and counting


© 1998-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide