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Old 21 May 2016, 15:20   #51
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Just my bit I use a etrex type gps from garmin forgot model for work, great bit of kit while walking but in a boat bobbing around at speed not big enough screen wise for me personally I would save up for a 5" scream minimum. Force 4 chandeliers had some very good deals on last week.

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Old 19 June 2016, 15:33   #52
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Just a bit of feedback as I've finalised our installation. The DownVu transducer has been very unfussy and gives a reading free of dropouts at all speeds and in rough water... quite surprised to be honest.

Now I have a height sorted I've trimmed the mount timber and fixed to the transom with my favoured long shank eye/female eye combo.... but still with a safety cord.
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Old 20 June 2016, 07:16   #53
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looking good David

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Old 28 July 2016, 13:33   #54
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Only a small thing but...

I'd not realised they did the nice grey cover for these smaller units... but they do... so I bought one... 10.

Very nice fit across screen and covering all edges too so great protection when the Garmin's off the boat.
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Yep a must in your situation good buy
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I'm almost run out of things to buy for this outfit now.... but just thinking a brass clock/barometer set on the transom and I'll be fully equipped!
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I'm almost run out of things to buy for this outfit now.... but just thinking a brass clock/barometer set on the transom and I'll be fully equipped!
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I think Firstrib leads the way there.
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