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Thoughts on replacing Depth finder with Fish Finder


Thoughts on replacing Depth finder with Fish Finder

Old 08-15-2011, 02:07 PM
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Default Thoughts on replacing Depth finder with Fish Finder

I'm replacing a broken thru-hull Teleflex depth finder. I'm thinking about replacing it with a fish finder (garmin 300C) instead of another circle thru-hull depth finder. Thoughts? The price deifference between the two options is minimal. Thanks
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Old 08-15-2011, 03:55 PM
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Why have a single function unit when the small fish finders offer more for the same money.No brainer.
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Old 08-15-2011, 05:55 PM
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I use my fish finder mainly for a depth gauge. All fish finders lie!
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Old 08-15-2011, 05:56 PM
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Agreed. Go with the fishfinder. Depending on the model, some will also display speed and temp.

I've only got a fishfinder on my boat. My dad's boat came with the depth finder, and he added a multi-function gps/fishfinder. Never even look at the depthfinder anymore.
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