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#11895200 - 10/23/16 08:27 AM Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot
Bob Landry Online   content
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If you set the TM to follow a contour line and you are using two HB units using the same chip and are linked to each other, how do you know which unit is providing the contour line for the TM?
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#11895243 - 10/23/16 08:57 AM Re: Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot [Re: Bob Landry]
Wayne P. Offline
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Registered: 11/16/10
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Since mapping is not shared with your units, the unit you choose to do that function is the one that controls it.
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#11895268 - 10/23/16 09:15 AM Re: Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot [Re: Bob Landry]
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How is it selected since the TM and both units are networked together, in a menu?
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#11895342 - 10/23/16 10:02 AM Re: Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot [Re: Bob Landry]
Wayne P. Offline
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Don't you know about the Etherent menu your units have???
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#11895369 - 10/23/16 10:20 AM Re: Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot [Re: Bob Landry]
44 Diesel Online   content
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Registered: 12/25/12
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Do you have Lakemaster chips in each unit? If you do you can follow the contour from either unit


Edited by 44 Diesel (10/23/16 10:23 AM)

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#11895393 - 10/23/16 10:42 AM Re: Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot [Re: Wayne P.]
Bob Landry Online   content
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Originally Posted By: Wayne P.
Don't you know about the Etherent menu your units have???


I had forgotten about that. My HB education is still a work in progress. I need to set one on my bench with a power supply and just go through all of them. Making time to do that is where the problem comes in.
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#11895397 - 10/23/16 10:43 AM Re: Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot [Re: Bob Landry]
Bob Landry Online   content
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Yep, Lakemaster in each on. I just read Wayne's response above.
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#11895434 - 10/23/16 11:15 AM Re: Follow Contour Mode with I-pilot [Re: Bob Landry]
Wayne P. Offline
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Registered: 11/16/10
Posts: 3492
Loc: Charlottesville, Va
Originally Posted By: Bob Landry
Originally Posted By: Wayne P.
Don't you know about the Etherent menu your units have???


I had forgotten about that. My HB education is still a work in progress. I need to set one on my bench with a power supply and just go through all of them. Making time to do that is where the problem comes in.



In-house practice is a good way to learn your equipment.
That is what I do so I know how everything works before I ever put it to use on the water.

I do the same when a unit software update comes out that adds or improves functions.
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