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aubv posted 04-03-2002 08:24 AM ET (US)   Profile for aubv   Send Email to aubv  
Has anyone used a "puck" type shoot thru hull transducer on a whaler with any success? Is the performace less than transom mounts? I am looking at fishfinders and just don't like the idea of adding another transom mounted transducer. Boat has Mercury smart gauge transducer so speed and temp are already taking care of.


jimh posted 04-03-2002 08:33 AM ET (US)     Profile for jimh  Send Email to jimh     
Boston Whaler's Uni-bond hull construction is generally thought to prevent use of inboard mounted SONAR transducers that try to couple their acoustic energy through the hull.
Chap posted 04-03-2002 09:19 AM ET (US)     Profile for Chap  Send Email to Chap     
Definately possible but I bailed on the idea. I posted this a while back.


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