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Offline getthenet20

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Few Questions
« on: May 08, 2010, 09:09:22 PM »
I was looking into buying a new Humminbird and I'm not sure which unit I need. I was looking at the 898c SI and the 998C SI. I'm not an expert at these but is there a very big difference between the two. I noticed that the 998c SI is and inch larger than the 898. When I do buy one is there any accessories that I need to buy(Navionics card, memory card, pc cable, etc.)? Also I have a Alumacraft V165 and without a jackplate, will that be a problem when I install the transducer? I was looking for a ram mount also and not sure which one would be the best. So I'm still trying to get more information before I buy one so anything at all would be great.
Thanks. 


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Re: Few Questions
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2010, 09:44:23 PM »
The 898 and 998 are pretty much the same!  The screen size is really the only significant difference!

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Re: Few Questions
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2010, 10:20:50 PM »
had mine installed on friday, and when i got back to the lake it was storming and all day yesterday the wind was gusting in the mid 30's, so i did not go out.  i put the boat on the water for about 5 minutes this morning just to see if it worked. from what i saw it was pretty much unbelievable.  It was mothers day and i had to get home, can,t wait to go back. i have the 898 and it is on aluminum fisher marine deep v.  The 898 seemed to be big enough. got it for 1340 delivered.


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