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I'm hooking up my HDS and was wander if my hook 7 ts or my
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Charles
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I Just bought a boat that has a Lowrance HDS 9 touch Gen 2
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I have recently purchased a lowrance HDS-7 with the lss-2 combo.
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I have a l470 fish finder with the bronze thru hull
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I have the HDS 5 unit. Can I utilize the side scanning sonar.
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I have a HDS 8 on my dash and a HDS 7 on the bow with Structure
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