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#11332738 - 01/08/16 07:50 PM Lowrance gps puck
Rutster Offline
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Registered: 01/24/06
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Loc: Springtown
I just bought a new hummingbird 1199. Trying to remove the old lowrance and can't get the old gps puck off the boat. I can't feel any bolts under console and can't twist it off. Please help
Thanks Rut


Edited by Rutster (01/08/16 08:08 PM)

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#11332912 - 01/08/16 09:18 PM Re: Lowrance gps puck [Re: Rutster]
Bobby Milam Offline
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Registered: 07/13/14
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Loc: Arlington
Where are you talking about? Glassed inside the hull or on the transom?

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#11333141 - 01/09/16 01:27 AM Re: Lowrance gps puck [Re: Rutster]
Flippin-Out Offline
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Bobby, he said GPS puck - NOT a transducer for sonar.

Rutster, the Lowrance GPS antennas I've seen in recent years have had two screws holding them down from the top. Some of these have had small white plugs inserted into the recess where each screw is located. These plugs look pretty clean cosmetically and you might have to look closely to notice them. The screw would be underneath. You may need a fish-hook to pop them out. How about a photo?

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#11333272 - 01/09/16 07:47 AM Re: Lowrance gps puck [Re: Rutster]
Dayne Offline
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Registered: 12/16/06
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It is also possible that it is held down with silicone. I know mine was.

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#11333557 - 01/09/16 09:57 AM Re: Lowrance gps puck [Re: Rutster]
Gamblinman Offline
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Yep, silicone or VHB tape. Both can be stubborn to remove. I've always used VHB to put mine down.


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#11333795 - 01/09/16 11:57 AM Re: Lowrance gps puck [Re: Flippin-Out]
Bobby Milam Offline
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Originally Posted By: Flippin-Out
Bobby, he said GPS puck - NOT a transducer for sonar.

Rutster, the Lowrance GPS antennas I've seen in recent years have had two screws holding them down from the top. Some of these have had small white plugs inserted into the recess where each screw is located. These plugs look pretty clean cosmetically and you might have to look closely to notice them. The screw would be underneath. You may need a fish-hook to pop them out. How about a photo?


Oops. I guess I just saw ff and read it wrong. I was wondering about screws at the console lol

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#11336993 - 01/10/16 06:25 PM Re: Lowrance gps puck [Re: Rutster]
Rutster Offline
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Registered: 01/24/06
Posts: 1117
Loc: Springtown
I had to end up driving a screwdriver under it. I did destroy it taking it off. What happened it came from factory with 2 small screws from the bottom . Then champion being the stud they r completely carpeted underneath console and covered up screws. Thanks for all replies

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