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What do I need to do to set up a lowrance with the doctor sonar chips for ice fishing from a 2017 Polaris Ranger

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I want to put a lowrance gps fish finder inside the cab of a Polaris ranger and i want to use a chip from doctor sonar that has images of the local lakes i want to fish and strictly use for ice fishing only

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Okay, so which part do you need help with? What kind of Lowrance unit did you purchase?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I haven't purchased anything yet. I want to Ice fish with whatever I buy so that's why I need u to tell me what I need

Your most economical unit that will work with his chips is the Elite 5 Ti. It retails around $550 and should be good for what you are trying to do. It has a total scan transducer and some great features, many of which are also in the larger offshore models. Just hook it up to 12 volts positive and then stick the transducer in the hole with a stick, you're good. It has a built in GPS antenna so you won't have to mount one on the vehicle. https://www.lowrance.com/lowrance/activity/inland-fishing/elite-5-ti-medhightotalscan-cmap-pro/​

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