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02-26-2017, 07:16 AM
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Posted By AFBoggy

It's blue. I haven't looked at the number of...

It's blue. I haven't looked at the number of pins, but I'm sure it matches the input to the MFD - I did not install an aftermarket connector or pigtail. I bought the Lowrance version of the Airmar...
02-20-2017, 05:34 PM
Replies: 33
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Posted By AFBoggy

I think the generic "Medium Chirp" transducer has...

I think the generic "Medium Chirp" transducer has a frequency range closer to ~ 80 - 140 kHz, at least that's what the lady told me over the phone. In any case, it does not recognize the transducer,...
02-20-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,147
Posted By AFBoggy

Under Settings or the sonar menu on the left when...

Under Settings or the sonar menu on the left when you're on the sonar screen? (I just checked and I don't see it on either). I was told over the phone to select "Medium Chirp" under the transducer...
02-20-2017, 09:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,147
Posted By AFBoggy

What are your fixed frequency options with the...

What are your fixed frequency options with the TM150? Do you have to select it in the transducer settings? Can you post a screenshot of your frequency options?
02-20-2017, 07:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,147
Posted By AFBoggy

I was just told by Lowrance you can't use B75M fixed freqs w/ Gen 3... Abbor, wth?

So, this is a continuation of an earlier thread (linked below), but I was just told by Navico/Lowrance tech support that the only option on the transducer that broadcasts the appropriate frequency...
02-17-2017, 07:24 AM
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Views: 1,432
Posted By AFBoggy

Bump, Anyone?

Bump, Anyone?
02-13-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,432
Posted By AFBoggy

It came with a blue 7-pin connector. It shows a...

It came with a blue 7-pin connector. It shows a generic transducer.
02-12-2017, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,432
Posted By AFBoggy

Lowrance HDS 9 Gen 3 Transducer Setup Question

I installed an Airmar B75M transducer a few months ago, and it is connected to an Lowrance HDS 9 Gen 3 MFD. However, the Gen 3 doesn't automatically recognize the transducer based on its XID, and in...
12-13-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,370
Posted By AFBoggy

Well I guess I slipped one by them then. I would...

Well I guess I slipped one by them then. I would apply for the new vehicle loan and then if Lighstream starts asking questions, just tell them you changed your mind and decided to buy a boat...
12-13-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,370
Posted By AFBoggy

If you can swing a 10 year note, you can get up...

If you can swing a 10 year note, you can get up to $100,000 for as low as 3.79% from Lightstream and keep the title on your boat. It's basically an unsecured loan - I'm linking the new car rate page,...
12-06-2016, 05:02 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 29,640
Posted By AFBoggy

Just saw this thread. That was the first thing I...

Just saw this thread. That was the first thing I noticed.

Of course the name of the boat is NAP TYME.
Forum: Gulf Coast
12-03-2016, 06:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,726
Posted By AFBoggy

I will share my experience with Legendary (Destin...

I will share my experience with Legendary (Destin location).

I was shopping for boats in August 2014, and I was particularly interested in Sea Hunt, because I have fished often with a friend with...
11-29-2016, 03:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,865
Posted By AFBoggy

Ditto

Ditto
11-25-2016, 02:43 PM
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Posted By AFBoggy

1. Your Navionics plat+ card must be inserted...

1. Your Navionics plat+ card must be inserted into your Simrad MFD in order to see the Navionics charts.

2. That being said, my Lowrance unit has two SD card slots. But even if your Simrad has...
11-19-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By AFBoggy

Thanks for the advice, everyone. When I put...

Thanks for the advice, everyone.

When I put the 4200 below the washer inside the bilge, apparently the transducer had slipped down maybe 1/2'' and I got 4200 on threads that were a little high. I...
11-19-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By AFBoggy

B75 Installation

I just attempted to install the B75M, and unfortunately, it did not go well. The 4200 began drying on the bottom threads of the transducer before I could get the nut tightened down, so I had to back...
11-14-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By AFBoggy

Transducer Installation Questions

I want to install an Airmar B75, and I was watching the BOE Marine video here:

http://www.thehulltruth.com/boating-forum/67277-sealing-new-thru-hull.html

And it prompted a couple of questions:...
11-10-2016, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,398
Posted By AFBoggy

Airmar B150 or B75?

I just recently got a new Lowrance HDS-9 Gen 3 to replace a Gen 2 unit (long story here). I have an Airmar P66 on my boat, but I'd like to replace it with a CHIRP through-hull transducer.

I fish...
07-02-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 887
Posted By AFBoggy

Thanks everyone for the tips. I will take it out...

Thanks everyone for the tips. I will take it out tomorrow or Saturday and try some of the suggestions and see if one of them does the trick. Will update.
07-02-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 887
Posted By AFBoggy

Lowrance StructureScan Issue

I have an issue with my Lowrance StructureScan, that, based on searches on this forum and elsewhere on the internet, has not been addressed. Background: I have a Lowrance HDS9 Gen 2 Touch with an...
10-02-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,481
Posted By AFBoggy

If you can swing it, go for an unsecured loan so...

If you can swing it, go for an unsecured loan so you can keep title to the boat. The rates from lightstream are cheaper than what you're being quoted above, depending on the length of your term. (And...
09-30-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,246
Posted By AFBoggy

Are Yamaha outboards made in Japan, or is it just...

Are Yamaha outboards made in Japan, or is it just a Japanese company?
09-25-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,837
Posted By AFBoggy

Two blocks - about 60 seconds (or less).

Two blocks - about 60 seconds (or less).
09-18-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 406
Posted By AFBoggy

South Tackle

Just wanted to say that Jon at South Tackle did a great job of getting me set up with all of my electronics. I got a Lowrance HDS-9, Gx1700, Fusion stereo system, and it could not have been easier.
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09-15-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,360
Posted By AFBoggy

Basemap vs. Navionics Platinum +

I just bought a Lowrance HDS-9, and I'm wondering if I should stick with the basemap that comes with the unit, or upgrade to the Navionics Platinum + charts. I fish the Destin, FL area...
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