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Transducer experiment #13436619 02/12/20 01:39 PM
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I personally have not tried but considered mounting a 2d with down imaging transducer so that it would send out sound in a forward direction opposed to downward. In theory it should work similar to the live scope. Has anyone experimented with transducer direction ?

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It will work nothing like a livescope. A guy on BBC claims you can get an image with the 2d on 83, but it wonโ€™t be anything similar to livescope.

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Originally Posted by reelswift
I personally have not tried but considered mounting a 2d with down imaging transducer so that it would send out sound in a forward direction opposed to downward. In theory it should work similar to the live scope. Has anyone experimented with transducer direction ?




maybe lowrance, hummingbird, garmin Raytheon etc... I bet they have.

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I'm currently running birds and not sure if I want to add another unit at this point. Gonna look at the new Mega 360 capabilities next.

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Find Wayne P in the electronics section and he will tell you what would benefit you the most, that man is a true guru!

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nothing like livescope but should work the same as if pointed down. one potential problem is no bottom to reflect off of but I would think fish etc would still show.


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