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Does the transducer have to be in the water to start up the

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Does the transducer have to be in the water to start up the first time on a Echo map 43dvchirp fish finder?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 6 months ago.

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You can do the basic set up on land, but the depth may flash constantly, since there is not water to carry the sound waves.

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