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Garmin 4208 vs Lowrance HDS 8

Old 08-23-2011, 09:07 AM
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Default Garmin 4208 vs Lowrance HDS 8

Hi,

I am new to the forum so apologies if I am going over old ground.

I am looking for recommendations regarding which of the above comparably priced chartplotters I should buy. I alraedy have a Simrad TP22 tillerpilot and am looking to add radar soon.
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I had my heart set on the Lowrance Broadband 3G radar because of its low-power use and safety, but the 4208 with HD radar seems to have so many more features, particularly a proximity alarm and a program for turning the radar off and on at pre-set intervals to save power.

I also would like to know if my TP222 can be linted to the HDS.

Any and all comments would be appreciated!

Art
(34' sloop)

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