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#12021316 - 01/05/17 01:19 AM Lowrance point 1
mhall1986 Offline
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Registered: 10/05/12
Posts: 124
Loc: Conroe, Texas
After much frustration trying to fish offshore cover after locating with side imaging, I think the answer to my problems is the point 1. I have an old hds5 gen 1 at the bow and hds9 gen 2 at the console. Where would the best place to ml out it? Right up front by the trolling motor? And do I need to buy any additional cables or adapters to hook up to my current set up? Any info is good info, thanks.


Edited by mhall1986 (01/05/17 01:19 AM)

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#12021351 - 01/05/17 04:56 AM Re: Lowrance point 1 [Re: mhall1986]
GROD Offline
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Registered: 09/12/10
Posts: 1080
Loc: Eagle Mountain
I would like to know too.

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#12021402 - 01/05/17 06:31 AM Re: Lowrance point 1 [Re: mhall1986]
BMCD Offline
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Registered: 11/01/02
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Loc: Katy, Texas US
Don't think it matters, just need to have a clear view to the sky.

And ur right, it will help fishing offshore structure.


Edited by BMCD (01/05/17 06:32 AM)

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#12021445 - 01/05/17 07:07 AM Re: Lowrance point 1 [Re: mhall1986]
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Loc: ft.worth
Keep it away from the trolling motor, mid console is the best location with the arrow facing the front of the boat.


Edited by B.Hollingshead (01/05/17 07:08 AM)
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#12021481 - 01/05/17 07:33 AM Re: Lowrance point 1 [Re: mhall1986]
PowPowOl'Son Offline
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As stated above, mount it away from anything metal since it works off magnetic fields like a compass. It really makes no difference where you mount it. Mine is right behind the drivers seat on the back deck.

As far as wiring - you will need a NEMA to connect it to 2 units. It will NOT work through an ethernet cable.

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#12021720 - 01/05/17 09:26 AM Re: Lowrance point 1 [Re: mhall1986]
hookinbass Offline
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It will be a great and loved investment..
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