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What would you do? #13250646 08/17/19 05:16 AM
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Got alittle extra money to waste...looking at buying a ultrex or a 12" graph. For guys that already have both which 1 do you think helps you catch more fish?

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Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13250659 08/17/19 07:47 AM
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Best money invested in my boat was the trolling motor with the ability to anchor in place, mines an Xi5 but I’d say easily the ultrex over the graph.


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Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13250669 08/17/19 09:58 AM
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trolling motor! heck i have a basic $300 front graph but $1300 trolling motor lol


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Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13250673 08/17/19 10:10 AM
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Without a doubt it would be an ultrex.

Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13250684 08/17/19 10:45 AM
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you can't buy an ultrex for $1300. but if I were you I'd wait a couple of months and spend 3 grand plus installation and get a ghost.

and actually I am waiting until October to get the newest technology.


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Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13250700 08/17/19 11:27 AM
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* spending money on things that bring you joy is not wasting money
Anchoring tm is more practical than 12” graphs

Fishing gear does start to go on deep clearance mid Nov to March

If you wait a little bit, you might be able to get both


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Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13250852 08/17/19 03:31 PM
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buy the ultrex best invention in fishing why pay more for a product an be the test dummy for way more money

Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13250959 08/17/19 05:54 PM
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Yea I dont think I'm gonna go with 1st gen. Ghost even though I got lowrance graphs. Give them some time to work the bugs out!

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I don't have 12 inches, but I do have an Ultrex, get one you won't regret it


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Kinda depends on what you trolling motor and electronics you already have before anyone could logically answer that question.

If you already have a Terrova iPilot and a POS electronics id say 12"

If you have a 10" Solix DI and a POS TM id say an Ultrex.


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Originally Posted by ReelSlow
Kinda depends on what you trolling motor and electronics you already have before anyone could logically answer that question.

If you already have a Terrova iPilot and a POS electronics id say 12"

If you have a 10" Solix DI and a POS TM id say an Ultrex.


I agree with ReelSlow

Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13252988 08/19/19 07:23 PM
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Depends on what you have to work with now. What kind of trolling motor and graphs are you currently running?



Re: What would you do? [Re: Kyle903] #13253043 08/19/19 08:40 PM
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IMO the order of importance as far as helping ME catch fish:

1. Good Map Chip or software to stay on offshore structure
2. Spot-Lock

and a distant #3

3. Graph

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