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#12508354 - 11/18/17 03:52 PM Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI
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Just installed new unit up front with DI transducer on trolling motor. Trying to setup unit with boat in garage and CHIRP not showing on any menus. What am I doing wrong?
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#12508376 - 11/18/17 04:21 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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It should already be turned on. When you go into the menu to select your beam, does it give you a high and medium choice showing a range for each or just show 200, etc?

If it isn't on already go into settings tab and make sure you have advanced selected and towards the bottom there should be a place to turn chirp on our off.


Edited by Bobby Milam (11/18/17 04:22 PM)

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#12508570 - 11/18/17 06:36 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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You're right, it was on. I just can't pick frequencies as I saw in a You Tube video, therefore I thought it wasn't on. Something still isn't right but it does say "2D Chirp".
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#12508572 - 11/18/17 06:38 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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It just shows "Low, High, or Low/High". In the video they were able to put in a number.
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#12508626 - 11/18/17 07:16 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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You can choose how much of each CHIRP range to use.
One range is 175-225 kHz.

Example, you can select to only use 195-200 kHz, just one frequency like 180 kHz, etc.


Edited by Wayne P. (11/18/17 07:17 PM)
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#12508643 - 11/18/17 07:28 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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Where is this choice. Don't see it in my menu.
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#12508749 - 11/18/17 08:38 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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under the sonar tab you should have a setting for a imaging display frequency which is for DI and 2d dispaly frequency setting


Edited by 44 Diesel (11/18/17 08:42 PM)

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#12511224 - 11/21/17 07:33 AM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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My menu choices are: low, high, or low/high. No numerical choices.
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#12511425 - 11/21/17 10:04 AM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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Originally Posted By: irbf
My menu choices are: low, high, or low/high. No numerical choices.


Have you read the manual?

Default for USER MODE is ADVANCED, did you change that to Normal?

You have a Frequency Spectrum setting. Select it and you will get the adjustable ranges.
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#12511693 - 11/21/17 01:44 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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Okay,found it! Thanks, Wayne. I did it go back and look at manual again and still don't see it it in manual. Sorry.
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#12511915 - 11/21/17 05:15 PM Re: Need help with Humminbird Helix 10 CHIRP DI [Re: irbf]
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Originally Posted By: irbf
Okay,found it! Thanks, Wayne. I did it go back and look at manual again and still don't see it it in manual. Sorry.


Page 24, 25, 26 and 27 show the Frequency Spectrum menu item.
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