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#11906288 - 10/29/16 07:37 AM Your Opinions on BlueTooth Sonar/Fishfinder
Banker Fisherman Offline
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Registered: 10/11/16
Posts: 251
Loc: Sherman, TX
I was wanting opinions from those of you who own and use Bluetooth fishfinders like the iBobber or Deeper. I fish ponds more often than lakes and have been thinking of investing in one of the Bluetooth fishfinders to help when I am at a new pond or even an old one to get an idea of depth, water temp, and activity. Just wanted to know what you guys thought about them and any recommendations?
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#11906304 - 10/29/16 07:59 AM Re: Your Opinions on BlueTooth Sonar/Fishfinder [Re: Banker Fisherman]
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I just ordered a Deeper and plan on playing with it next week. Looks to be worth the money. I will follow up with how it works. Honestly, if you fish mainly ponds, I wouldn't invest in a Deeper. I would get a cheaper version such as the IBobber.
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#11907536 - 10/29/16 09:37 PM Re: Your Opinions on BlueTooth Sonar/Fishfinder [Re: fishin'aholic2]
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Registered: 10/11/16
Posts: 251
Loc: Sherman, TX
Originally Posted By: fishin'aholic2
I just ordered a Deeper and plan on playing with it next week. Looks to be worth the money. I will follow up with how it works. Honestly, if you fish mainly ponds, I wouldn't invest in a Deeper. I would get a cheaper version such as the IBobber.


That's great, let me know what you think. What are you planning on using it for?
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#11909749 - 10/31/16 10:23 AM Re: Your Opinions on BlueTooth Sonar/Fishfinder [Re: Banker Fisherman]
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Registered: 03/04/16
Posts: 8
Loc: Keller, TX
I have a Fishhunter Pro but I rarely use it for pond fishing, I usually cast and retrieve parallel to the shore where the water is shallow and it works best with 6' or deeper water to find fish. I do find it useful when I go kayak fishing though.

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#11909763 - 10/31/16 10:33 AM Re: Your Opinions on BlueTooth Sonar/Fishfinder [Re: wharf_rat_01]
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Registered: 10/11/16
Posts: 251
Loc: Sherman, TX
Originally Posted By: wharf_rat_01
I have a Fishhunter Pro but I rarely use it for pond fishing, I usually cast and retrieve parallel to the shore where the water is shallow and it works best with 6' or deeper water to find fish. I do find it useful when I go kayak fishing though.


Yea, I would like to use it mostly to have a better understanding of a ponds topography. Knowing where some under water points, creek beds, and structure would be. I know it can also help with water temp as well.
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