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#12842086 - 07/25/18 08:19 PM Lowrance elite units 9" and 12"
Verkeith Offline
Angler

Registered: 01/06/15
Posts: 275
Loc: Crowley, Texas
To anyone using these units...pros and cons, please.

Thanks in advance.


Edited by Verkeith (07/25/18 08:20 PM)

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#12842209 - 07/25/18 09:49 PM Re: Lowrance elite units 9" and 12" [Re: Verkeith]
javelin150 Online   content
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Registered: 03/19/06
Posts: 988
Loc: Waco, TX
Good graph for the $.

Touchscreen, easy user interface, Fish Reveal capabilities.

Networking capabilities are limited to nmea2000 if you plan on networking the console and bow graph.

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#12842392 - 07/26/18 06:32 AM Re: Lowrance elite units 9" and 12" [Re: Verkeith]
Rickmb Offline
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Registered: 07/07/12
Posts: 761
Loc: San Antonio
I have one each on my new Skeeter.
I came from Humminbird Helix units.
I like the touch screen and most features. You can really dial in how you want things displayed.
A big step backward in mapping. Just can't beat the Lakemaster mapping for most of our lakes that fluctuate in water level.
Rumor has it that Lowrance has an update coming soon to add the "adjust lake level" to the mapping for Navionics chips.
Navionics already does this on the mobile app.

Networking is to sharing way points over the NMEA connection.
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#12842457 - 07/26/18 07:55 AM Re: Lowrance elite units 9" and 12" [Re: Verkeith]
206champion Online   content
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Registered: 02/12/04
Posts: 2495
Loc: Decatur
I just put 2 elite 12 on my boat I haven’t really got to play or use them I still have to get my Humminbird waypoints converted over to Lowrance my first attempt didn’t work lol.
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#12842533 - 07/26/18 09:10 AM Re: Lowrance elite units 9" and 12" [Re: Verkeith]
jackwabbit Offline
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Registered: 10/06/08
Posts: 321
Loc: Rowlett TX
I like mine

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#12843029 - 07/26/18 03:15 PM Re: Lowrance elite units 9" and 12" [Re: Rickmb]
markson Offline
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Registered: 06/19/16
Posts: 131
Loc: ATX
Originally Posted By: Rickmb
Rumor has it that Lowrance has an update coming soon to add the "adjust lake level" to the mapping for Navionics chips.


I have been using the Fishing Depth setting on my HDS 12 gen3 to adjust for low water or weed line edge locations, it shows the depth as a color change on the Navionics chip chart but does not adjust the depth readings of the contours.
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