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#12209155 - 04/20/17 05:58 PM Transducer Mounting Question
Pilothawk Offline
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Registered: 01/14/03
Posts: 75784
Loc: Kentucky Lake
Tired of fussing with my temperamental troller.

I'm gonna buy a new one with spot lock for my Pontoon. I'm looking at one that allows the unit to be removed on days I am only riding around with family. I usually keep the transducer on the trolling motor, but with this setup, that will not work.

So I need ideas as to how to place the transducer somwhere that will not get knocked off the first time I trailer the boat. I pull it every month or so to powerwash it.

Thanks in advance for your ideas...
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#12209700 - 04/21/17 06:28 AM Re: Transducer Mounting Question [Re: Pilothawk]
gary purdy Offline
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Registered: 05/24/03
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Why not? I installed a 112 60in. Ultrex on a Bennington pontoon. You cannot use the US-2 transducer but I mounted the Helix 7 di transducer on the trolling motor, seams fine. You can get a transducer extension cable to disconnect when removing the trolling motor.
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#12210424 - 04/21/17 02:40 PM Re: Transducer Mounting Question [Re: Pilothawk]
Davedave Offline
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Registered: 07/02/12
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Loc: Grapevine, TX
You can try this:

http://www.fishingspecialties.com

I use it, but it's mainly to combat interference.

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#12210645 - 04/21/17 05:20 PM Re: Transducer Mounting Question [Re: Pilothawk]
shut-up-and-fish Offline
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Registered: 02/08/10
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Loc: Lewisville Tx.

The one DaveDave has is a good one.

This works great for pontoons.

http://www.podunkideas.com/da-ducer-apparatusreg.html
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