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Ferdinando posted 10-04-2006 01:15 AM ET (US)   Profile for Ferdinando   Send Email to Ferdinando  
I am thinking of installing a Poly-Planer on my Montauk does anyone know if I can hook up an I-Pod to this unit.

Thks,

Fred

bsmotril posted 10-04-2006 11:41 AM ET (US)     Profile for bsmotril  Send Email to bsmotril     
There are a lot of different models of Poly Planer, or any other brand, so a general answer is pretty worthless. Look up the specifications for the exact model number you are interested in and see if there is an Auxillary input. That is what is needed to add an external audio source.
BillS
Chuck Tribolet posted 10-04-2006 01:00 PM ET (US)     Profile for Chuck Tribolet  Send Email to Chuck Tribolet     
You'll have a hard time finding radios by "Poly-Planer".
It's Poly-Planar. http://www.polyplanar.com/ .


Chuck

chopbuster posted 10-05-2006 01:37 PM ET (US)     Profile for chopbuster  Send Email to chopbuster     
May I suggest you look at this product. NA

http://tinyurl.com/ngdsf

Ferdinando posted 10-05-2006 09:38 PM ET (US)     Profile for Ferdinando  Send Email to Ferdinando     
Thks guys for your help, the model is the MRD-60 Marine Stereo, the one with the water-proof cover. The Jennson looked cool but I'm kind of set on the Poly. I have a Std Horizon which does not want to die and it's over 8 yrs old.

I know Jimh does not like tunes on his boat but I get all of my complaints from people who anchor near me that I don't turn my music up enough, then again I only play easy listening, Sinatra, Bennet, Domingo and Bocelli. I've made a lot of good friends on the water by playing timeless tunes.

Fred

Chuck Tribolet posted 10-07-2006 07:56 AM ET (US)     Profile for Chuck Tribolet  Send Email to Chuck Tribolet     
According to Poly-Planar's website, that model has two
Aux inputs.


Chuck

mfrymier posted 10-08-2006 04:36 AM ET (US)     Profile for mfrymier  Send Email to mfrymier     
I have that exact setup -- and it works great. See pics at:
http://homepage.mac.com/cfrymier/PhotoAlbum2.html

I highly suggest mounting the stereo in your console and going with either the wired or wireless remote (I went wired as I had an empty old 2" gauge cutout anyway...)

Works great. An added bonus is that you can run your VHF through the second AUX input if you'd like.

You need to purchase a separate aux input kit part (see their wesite for more info)

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