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Old 12-03-2015, 04:38 AM
NEPARON1 NEPARON1 is offline
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Default Lowrance or Humminbird HELP

Trying to decide between a Lowrance Elite 5 Chirp Combo and Humminbird 688ci Di. I question the 688 GPS accuracy both location and speed below 1mph after reading reviews. Any input would be appreciated. THANKS in advance for your help!
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Old 12-03-2015, 12:02 PM
Hot Runr Guy Hot Runr Guy is online now
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for $300, might be worth looking at this?


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Old 12-03-2015, 12:14 PM
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I'll vouch for the Garmin. Their GPS is second to none, and the 2D DI is excellent. Only issue with a Garmin is they only use their own mapping. They aren't compatible with Navionics etc. If their mapping covers the waters you fish, you will be very pleased. PS. I found Garmin covered more PA lakes than Navionics.
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