Notices
Marine Electronics Forum

Lowrance HDS Gen 3 9

Old 03-30-2015, 05:38 PM
  #1  
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Posts: 5
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Lowrance HDS Gen 3 9

Hey I just purchased the gen 3 bundle. I added the point-1 receiver with it do I need this? Thanks for the help.
Old 03-30-2015, 05:54 PM
  #2  
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 10
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default

The point one includes a directional compass which orients your boat on the chart even when you are not moving. You need that if you are overlaying radar but it's handy either way. If you are making maps, make sure you have the point one mounted as close to the transducer as possible to lessen the margin of error that you would get if there were a 10 to 15 ft difference between the transducer and the head unit.

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.