Notices
Marine Electronics Forum

mixed signals

Old 08-17-2007, 11:46 PM
  #1  
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Australia
Posts: 59
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default mixed signals

Can running 2 different sounders at the same time cause a problem I have a fcv 585 furuno and was going to run a interphase forward looking sonar at the same time would this cause any problems could it damage either unit.
Old 08-17-2007, 11:55 PM
  #2  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location:
Posts: 2,153
Received 49 Likes on 29 Posts
Default Re: mixed signals

You can run as many as you want as long as they are all different frequencies.
Old 08-18-2007, 12:27 AM
  #3  
Senior MemberCaptains Club Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Pensacola, Fl
Posts: 11,852
Received 417 Likes on 317 Posts
Default Re: mixed signals

It will not damage the unit--but since most are 200 mhz transducers there will be interference--at least if the beams are hitting the same area. I can run a 200, 83 and 50 without interference--but the 200 is better for shallow soundings.

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.