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Can i put my hook 7 model on demo on my table & hook to

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Can i put my hook 7 model on demo on my table & hook to battery --power cabe only

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The Marine Electronics Specialist I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so the Marine Electronics Specialist can help you best.

Iust wanted to see if all fuhgtons work

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No i just wanted to put it in demo mode

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Yes, you can place it in Simulator mode. When in that, you can also scroll around on the map and mark some favorite places as well.

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