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#11473246 - 03/12/16 12:28 PM Helix 9 ?
hornet527 Offline
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Registered: 03/09/09
Posts: 350
Loc: Bronte
I just got a helix 9 and was wondering if you guys could give me a few pointers. I know there are a lot of variables,(water clarity, etc) but what would be a good place to start with sensitivity, contrast , chartspeed, mph? Any help would be appreciated
Thanks

Forgot to mention, this is SI I'm asking about


Edited by hornet527 (03/12/16 12:32 PM)
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#11473255 - 03/12/16 12:32 PM Re: Helix 9 ? [Re: hornet527]
Spiderman Offline
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Registered: 09/04/06
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Loc: EAST TEXAS
Wayne P. Is the one you are looking for.

He is a member here that is affiliated with Humminbird and can help you immensely.
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#11473263 - 03/12/16 12:42 PM Re: Helix 9 ? [Re: hornet527]
Wayne P. Offline
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Registered: 11/16/10
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I am not affiliated with Humminbird, just know how to use my stuff.

Doug Vahrenberg has you covered:



Edited by Wayne P. (03/12/16 12:43 PM)
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#11473282 - 03/12/16 12:58 PM Re: Helix 9 ? [Re: hornet527]
hornet527 Offline
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Registered: 03/09/09
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Loc: Bronte
Ok thanks guys ! I'm out experimenting now
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#11474756 - 03/13/16 01:39 PM Re: Helix 9 ? [Re: hornet527]
Grenadaslabs Offline
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Registered: 03/01/13
Posts: 976
Loc: burleson
I have helix 9 si also and what I recommend is that you learn your setting( sensitivity ,contrast,sharpness) and adjust them as depth and bottom hardness changes for best picture.
goodluck sir

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