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Old 19 September 2013, 05:33   #1
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anyone tried the raymarine dragonfly?

I saw these on display at the boatshow and they looked mighty impressive.

Has anyone actually tried one and what are they like at deeper depths(40/50m)

Where's the best price for one at the mo?
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Old 19 September 2013, 06:45   #2
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They do look amazing, and because its Lindas birthday next week and i just know that she would love this and i went out of my way to order one for her the best price i could find was 660 , that was with the silver card and a transom mount transducer i am waiting for a price on the gold card ,
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Think they were 530 up the show with the silver card....wish I had got one now
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but i have taken the young lads number that was on the stand and told him i will ring him after the show so we could always haggle for a better price if we get two
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I'm up for that.. Silver card would be fine as I have a decent chart plotter already
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just talking to liverpool power boat and see what they come back with if we get two
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Mate has one waiting to go on their valiant 450. Will go on after boat show....I'll have a play with it in due course and report.
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How does it compare to the lowrance 7hdi?

I was seriously looking to buy a 7x hdi at the show...seem to be about 600 with transducer?.

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They do look amazing, and because its Lindas birthday next week and i just know that she would love this and i went out of my way to order one for her the best price i could find was 660 , that was with the silver card and a transom mount transducer i am waiting for a price on the gold card ,
Wow she must be a really special lady to want a birthday present like that - you're a very lucky bloke.
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