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Old 18 December 2011, 12:19   #11
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I could be wrong then. Quick mark it on the calender
I think it's one of these Global map 4900
Possibly, though the pic on page 29 of the manual doesn't look like what I've got with the card slots that come out-unless it's broken.

Trouble is, the only image I have of the unit I have is too blurred to see.
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Old 18 December 2011, 12:22   #12
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You could be right, but there's no carrier inside this one and no evidence it's ever had one. The drawer on the front isn't a drawer, it's a removable cover.
Looks like you're snookered, Nos, unless you "google" a knackered unit from somewhere...
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Old 18 December 2011, 12:26   #13
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Looks like you're snookered, Nos, unless you "google" a knackered unit from somewhere...
Possibly...I might yet be wrong though and it could still have the drawer in there but it's not attached to the cover anymore.

Fingers crossed...
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Old 18 December 2011, 12:27   #14
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Is it just a GPS or does it have sonar as well. The sonar units have an extra socket on the back for the transducer cable.
AFAIK Lowrance have only used mmc/sd cards in recent years. I don't think they have used cf or bespoke cartridges.
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Old 18 December 2011, 12:33   #15
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It's got sonar too, and an external antenna. The unit is fully working, just no mapping as far as I can see.

Doesn't mean it doesn't have a US basemap in there though I guess.
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It's got sonar too.
In that case it's not a globalmap as they were just chartplotters. It's more likely an lcx series which were combo units. What size screen is it?
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This is the unit-the only image I have of the unit in question.As for size, don't know. I was too busy checking the rest of the boat out to take a lot of notice apart from it being there and working.

I did wonder if it was an LCX-15 as the proportions seem about right to the pic at the start of the thread. The LCX-15 manual only refers to MMC cards though. It'd be nice if it'd take SD cards too.
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Old 18 December 2011, 15:22   #18
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This is the unit-the only image I have of the unit in question.As for size, don't know. I was too busy checking the rest of the boat out to take a lot of notice apart from it being there and working.

I did wonder if it was an LCX-15 as the proportions seem about right to the pic at the start of the thread. The LCX-15 manual only refers to MMC cards though. It'd be nice if it'd take SD cards too.
I think that the units will take sd as well as mmc, I have found a 32mb mmc card that's going spare. I can't find the card reader & I'll have a look for the suncover tomorrow
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Old 18 December 2011, 16:00   #20
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Scroll to the bottom of the page, looks like they are sd compatible
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