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Old 17 May 2019, 06:24   #1
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Upgrading RIB Electronics.

Hi, thanks for the help with my hydraulic steering conundrum hope im sorted now!
Im looking to upgrade from a basic Garmin 140 fishfinder to something with perhaps a built in GPS for finding the same position again.
Im thinking of a new Lowrance unit?
Anyone know of any sale items, or where to look for any deals?
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Old 17 May 2019, 06:46   #2
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Check out the Garmin echomap 65. I upgraded from a Garmin Striker to the 65 and both the transducer and power cables from the striker plugged straight into the 65. Even the mounting holes were the same. A five minute job. You may be lucky and find the same with the 140. It saves the cost and hassle of buying and fitting new cables and transducer.
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Old 17 May 2019, 08:41   #3
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Ive also recently fitted an Echomap 65, nice bit of kit
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