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Lowrance Transducer / GPS Connection Question

Old 08-10-2013, 02:18 PM
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Does anyone know if Lowrance has changed their connections that hook up the transducer and GPS antenna to the display unit in recent years? I need to upgrade and replace my current basic depth finder and GPS (separate units) with one combo unit. I am not opposed to buying used if anyone is looking to do the same, but I would like to use my current transducer and GPS antenna. The two I have now were purchased new about 6 years ago. I don't know the current model numbers I have off the top of my head, but they are not the flagship models, just basic black and white. Thanks for any information or advice.
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Old 08-10-2013, 02:31 PM
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You might be able to get NMEA 1083 antenna and transducers--but you will have to rig the plugs--today they are using NMEA 2000 for most antennas, and plugs probably will vary--but AirMar probably can hook you up with a transducer. The model numbers will help.
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Old 08-10-2013, 04:55 PM
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Replaced my Lowrance 113hd, about 6 yrs old, with a lowrance hds10 gen2. Used old power plug & transducer. Did not need my gps module as new unit has built in. Everything fits & works. Keeping my old unit which works fine, as a backup.
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