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Old 04-08-2015, 10:59 AM
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Default Need electronics package - please advise

After a 5 year break in boating (due to divorce) I am back! I am looking at an older 24 foot CC with very old and tired electronics (that were not even good for their day). I want to upgrade the electronics.

I need an all-in-one package, FF, chart plotter and radar. Does anyone offer a complete package anymore? I bought my Furuno package this way years ago - all came in one large box. Ideally I would like the ability to get the FF and chart plotter now and add the radar later, but not opposed to getting all now. Looking for color. I do not care about touch screen or not. 10 inch or larger screen is preferable. I really do not need tons of features. My biggest request is ease of use and it be intuitive to use. In addition, which transom mount transducer would be recommended.

I do not have a budget, per say, but was hoping to stay under 4500.00 if posssible

Thank you.

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Garmin 1040xs or Lowrance HDS-12m Touch w/SonarHub package
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Look at new new Garmin units 7600 series. Hard to beat right now!
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Any one place better than another to buy from? I would prefer to buy from a THT supporter.
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Any one place better than another to buy from? I would prefer to buy from a THT supporter.
There are a lot of good vendors on here. I personally bought from Semperfifishing (Gil) and can't say enough nice things about him and the products purchased.
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Any one place better than another to buy from? I would prefer to buy from a THT supporter.
We have been on the site here since the beginning like you and are an authorized dealer. I'd be happy to help you, just call our shop anytime.
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Thanks Jim. Will do.
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Look at the Ion or Onix from Humminbird. Great units that can be expanded later. They have side scan, touch or not touch screens. Customize the screens you want to see, hook them up to your engines, very versatile.
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Any one place better than another to buy from? I would prefer to buy from a THT supporter.
Scott,

It would be my pleasure to assist you with anything you would need. we are pretty easy going and support you if you buy from us or not. In the end we just want you to be happy and enjoy your new electronics package. Email me if you would like to discuss some options.

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Thank you Mike

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