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#11230570 - 11/17/15 11:14 PM mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket?
hopefullythisworks Offline
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Registered: 08/17/13
Posts: 202
Loc: LGV, TX
looking at options to put 2 998 graphs at the console and wanted to ask for options and opinions. has anyone made their own bracket?

anyone made your own bracket like for over the bow?

looking at these products for examples. THANKS!!

http://precisionsonar.com/sonar-products.htm

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#11230578 - 11/17/15 11:27 PM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
Big Worm78 Offline
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Registered: 11/05/13
Posts: 461
Loc: Deck of my boat
Brother had one made locally for the bow to run a humminbird onyx and a lowrance touch 12 for a fraction of the cost of some of those brackets. See if I can get you some pics and a reference to the guy that made it. Looks as good as the ones they wanted $400+ for.
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#11230643 - 11/18/15 05:32 AM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
J R Trower Offline
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Registered: 09/14/08
Posts: 602
Loc: Stillhouse
Texas Boat world has made and installed several. Give Josh a call.

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#11230676 - 11/18/15 06:18 AM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
Andrew Y'Barbo Offline
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Registered: 06/25/12
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Loc: Lufkin Texas
All you need is 3"x3" 1/4" aluminum angle with stainless bolts and fender washers

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#11230740 - 11/18/15 07:14 AM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
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Registered: 11/02/14
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Loc: Red Oak, Galveston, and Pagosa...
On mine, I just mounted each with their brackets they came with. One on each side of the trolling motor recess. No extra costs. Well, except the extension cable for one of the transducers.
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#11230756 - 11/18/15 07:23 AM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
tjbubba1 Offline
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Registered: 10/08/09
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Loc: Little Elm, TX

Made it myself probably had $75 into it. I'm 6'2" so I put it at the Height I wanted. 1/4" aluminum.

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#11230766 - 11/18/15 07:28 AM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: tjbubba1]
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Originally Posted By: tjbubba1

Made it myself probably had $75 into it. I'm 6'2" so I put it at the Height I wanted. 1/4" aluminum.

Haha. Feel stupid now. After seeing this pic I now realized the CONSOLE is what the angler was asking about. Lol. Sorry. On my console I have one mounted on the factory bracket and the other to the side on a ram mount.
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#11230932 - 11/18/15 08:33 AM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
BThomas Offline
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#11231401 - 11/18/15 12:32 PM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
Falcon Native Offline
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Registered: 05/14/09
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Loc: New Braunfels TX
Looks like the brackets from bass boat tech are priced right. I also like the duralocks. Anybody have a opinion on them. Y'all run one or two on the graphs.
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#11231496 - 11/18/15 01:08 PM Re: mounting dual graphs at the console. anyone DIY bracket? [Re: hopefullythisworks]
hopefullythisworks Offline
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Registered: 08/17/13
Posts: 202
Loc: LGV, TX
guys i really appreciate all the feedback!!

i didnt even think about essentially building a shelf! makes sense and i like that i can put as many contact points as i would like to brace it.

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