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Old 07-25-2013, 11:24 PM
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I've been asking what Electronics package to buy and reading your posts I have decided on Garmin 720 w/ radar. What other componets do I need to add ? I want a thru hull transducer. If I fish in 60 -140 feet what degree will work best ?
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For depths of 60-140' a single element 600 watt B60 will be adequate.
The tilt..or degree.. of the transducer is determined by the deadrise of your hull.
If your hull is from 8 to 15 degrees deadrsie the you will use a 12 degree tilt.
From 16 to 24 degree deadrise..you will use a 20 degree tilt.

If you get a Garmin radar such as the GMR18HD it will be plug and play with the 720.

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