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sonar ? #13287867 09/20/19 08:40 PM
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had this line show up don't know where it came from. I could not see the top of the water. The only way I could get rid of it was to restore factory defaults.

Also at what speed is best for side scan on an Lowrance?

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Re: sonar ? [Re: harvey walker] #13287873 09/20/19 08:44 PM
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Also number 2, What color is a hard bottom, What kind of bottom do you see.

Re: sonar ? [Re: harvey walker] #13287922 09/20/19 09:22 PM
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1.) It looks like your surface clarity and noise discrimination are too high.

2 ) which color palette are you using?


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Re: sonar ? [Re: harvey walker] #13288171 09/21/19 01:53 AM
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Could be you turned on the temperature <whatever its called> display. Mine puts a line as cross like that when selected

Re: sonar ? [Re: David Burton] #13288450 09/21/19 01:32 PM
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Originally Posted by David Burton
1.) It looks like your surface clarity and noise discrimination are too high.

2 ) which color palette are you using?


I turn off both and it was still there. I even when to custom deep and tried to set it to zero, one would stay at 0005. After I reset the unit it went away. I don't remember what palette I was using. Going from an Elite to this Carbon is whole new world for me, I am learning.

Re: sonar ? [Re: harvey walker] #13288455 09/21/19 01:40 PM
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I can not afford to pay for someone to set up this unit so I am looking at all kind of help videos on line and asking questions here on the forum. I sure there is others that have the same question as I do and maybe more I have not run into yet, so please bear with me. As much as the things cost I will master it. For you younger folks I hope you don't haft to live on S. S. like me, It sucks.

Re: sonar ? [Re: harvey walker] #13288464 09/21/19 02:10 PM
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call Lowrance tech services....U.S. Support: 1-800-628-4487





Re: sonar ? [Re: JIM SR.] #13288485 09/21/19 02:41 PM
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Originally Posted by JIM SR.
call Lowrance tech services....U.S. Support: 1-800-628-4487



I did that for a question I and wound up spending 5 weeks to get the right answer. I even sent them my unit for two weeks. I rather ask here than go through that again.

Re: sonar ? [Re: harvey walker] #13288529 09/21/19 03:29 PM
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Well if they couldn't help after sending in the unit not sure anyone here can. Does the line come back after you restore defaults?

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I would look around the Waco area and see if maybe find a guide that would take a look at your unit...just a thought.
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