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#11521071 - 04/04/16 12:47 PM Yak + SI
SK. Online   content
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Registered: 12/18/10
Posts: 959
Loc: N.Houston/Fort Worth
Any of you run side imaging on your yak?
What battery are you using?
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#11521272 - 04/04/16 02:08 PM Re: Yak + SI [Re: SK.]
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Registered: 11/14/07
Posts: 1610
Loc: Garland, Tx
Been running SI since 2009. I am totally spoiled by it.

Depending on the draw of the particular unit,
You will probably need a 12ah (+-) if you are fishing all day keeping SI on.
When I put my first HB997 on my standard 7AH would give out after about 6-7 hours. For a while I just linked two batteries paralell and got full/long day.
When I got the 998 my draw went down in spite of the fact the specs did not change. I run a 10 or 12 AH and get a decent full day from it still.

If I am night fishing and sharing batteries with my lights, I have a 20AH.
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#11521641 - 04/04/16 05:01 PM Re: Yak + SI [Re: SK.]
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Registered: 06/30/08
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Loc: Temple, TX
I run a 12v 12ah most of the time just for the SI. I run a 798 ci si hd. If I am running lights with it I will bump to 18ah.

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#11522410 - 04/04/16 10:32 PM Re: Yak + SI [Re: SK.]
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Registered: 12/18/10
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Thanks for the info....
PF you're running the same unit I'm goin to install....
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