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04-28-2015, 08:43 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

What do you mean by this Tom?

What do you mean by this Tom?
04-28-2015, 07:27 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

The original prop is the Suzuki prop that the...

The original prop is the Suzuki prop that the engine came with.
04-28-2015, 07:26 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

I can rev to the limiter at about 6350. I would...

I can rev to the limiter at about 6350. I would have thought slightly lower pitch would rev more (theoretically) give faster acceleration and lower top speed. Don't know what the lower external...
04-28-2015, 05:25 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

New Prop

All,

I have an Australian made aluminium plate boat 21ft long. I have a new DF140 Suzuki with an alloy 13 1/2 prop with a 19" pitch. Thinking of re propping her with a 13" X 18" S/S Mercury...
07-18-2014, 06:23 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

There is a software update to fix this, but I am...

There is a software update to fix this, but I am stuck. How do I update the software from SD card when the Garmin's do not have SD card reader?
03-02-2014, 10:54 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

Raymarine A78 GPS query

Just picked up a new boat with a Raymarine A78 sonar/GPS unit. The boat also has two Garmin Electronic gauges diasplaying speed, fuel, trim etc fomr the Suzuki D140A. These gauges have a GPS antenna....
11-24-2012, 03:33 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

Thought of the water pump, though water was...

Thought of the water pump, though water was coming out of the water outlet thingi. The two thermostats were hot to the touch. The motor has done 360hrs and serviced in September. Bought is used, but...
11-24-2012, 02:28 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

Yamaha Outboard woes

Started up the 150v-Max HPDI this morning in the lake. Idled out through heavy weed and when in the open throttled on. Within 30 secs the engine seemed to power off and the temperature gauge showed...
10-18-2012, 09:18 AM
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Posted By tchoklat

Interesting, I have a HDS 10 with the stock...

Interesting, I have a HDS 10 with the stock tranny and the SS tranny and can hold bottom at over 50mph. I made a video clip and put it on Youtube. User name tchoklat1

Tony
08-29-2012, 05:50 AM
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Hey, What lens did you use for this photo...

Hey,

What lens did you use for this photo please?

tony
06-28-2012, 06:53 AM
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Posted By tchoklat

You have got a HST-DFSBL 50/200KHz T/M Deep Water...

You have got a HST-DFSBL 50/200KHz T/M Deep Water Transducer I believe. Look for it in the list referred to above.
06-27-2012, 02:32 AM
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Posted By tchoklat

I have a similar setup on my boat and have the...

I have a similar setup on my boat and have the LSS-1 transducer in the same position as the other transducer but on the other side of the outboard. My Yamaha is set back 6" so it works well - and...
06-24-2012, 03:50 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

I believe all Lowrance units are geo-fenced -...

I believe all Lowrance units are geo-fenced - they wont advertise that though. Northern hemisphere units wont work down under. That is only the plotter part. The Sonar only version HDS-5x should be...
06-24-2012, 03:44 PM
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Views: 571
Posted By tchoklat

Yes you do need it in the water. On a trailer it...

Yes you do need it in the water. On a trailer it will show a vertical line running down the screen and no depth.

Tony
06-23-2012, 09:12 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

You should be able to overlay miles done on the...

You should be able to overlay miles done on the screen with the overlay option. You just need to go to the main menu, pages, edit overlay data, and then add what you want on the page. And...
06-23-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,103
Posted By tchoklat

Yes the 360 degree array would be good. I have a...

Yes the 360 degree array would be good. I have a Lowrance transducer inside my Motor Guide (I have a Bass boat). I guess I could mount another LSS-1 on there also though it would be oriented in the...
06-23-2012, 03:47 PM
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Views: 1,103
Posted By tchoklat

Structure Scan Fore/Aft instead of sidescan

Interested in this issue. The sidescan and the downscan tells me what is behind the boat - sideways and down. What if I mounted the LSS-1 on my HDS east west. Will it produce images of in front and...
04-21-2012, 12:26 PM
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Posted By tchoklat

Any chart plotter will help you. What you need...

Any chart plotter will help you. What you need are maps. A basic Lowrance HDS 5m with maps will suffice. And there are cheaper ones also.

Lowrance HDS-5M Nautic Insight Chartplotter - Coastal Data...
04-21-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,960
Posted By tchoklat

I would be interested in seeing how this...

I would be interested in seeing how this placement of the transducer works out. I have just moved my transducer from a similar mid-line location to one side of my single Yamaha with surprising and...
04-21-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,735
Posted By tchoklat

Yes it does. My previous installation with the...

Yes it does. My previous installation with the LSS-1 on the centreline did lose bottom at about 8 knots, now it is great. Also the 83/200 lowrance is better in definition than the in-hull pod unit I...
04-20-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,735
Posted By tchoklat

I have recently moved my LSS-1 and 83/200 tranny...

I have recently moved my LSS-1 and 83/200 tranny for my HDS10. I originally had an in-hull 83/200 tranny and the LSS-1 behind the outboard on centreline - bad position.

They are now located one on...
01-27-2012, 08:02 AM
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Posted By tchoklat

My bassin' boat; 'all men are bastards'

My bassin' boat;

'all men are bastards'
01-03-2012, 05:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,811
Posted By tchoklat

Don't forget to do a software update to your...

Don't forget to do a software update to your Sonic Hub also! Instructions here: http://www.lowrance.com/Downloads/Product-Software-Updates/SonicHub-Update/
12-30-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,054
Posted By tchoklat

Hard to go past the HDS Gen2 units.

Hard to go past the HDS Gen2 units.
12-30-2011, 02:13 AM
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Views: 841
Posted By tchoklat

The HDS v4 update stuffed around with the...

The HDS v4 update stuffed around with the temperature display. My HDS10 does not display temperature. I am waiting for the anticipated fix in 4.1.
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