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post #2 of Old 09-26-2008
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I have ONLY done 2000 on power boats with fuel flow and tank level and it worked well

While great strides have been made in 2008 compared to past years we are still pretty far from a USB computer standpoint in everything working with everything

With the big problem being the host units abilty to take data from everything and make a usefully display of it

My lowrance has a custom diaply page in which you can show anything connected how ever you would like BUT your limited to whats in the units firmware


There is also a whole big thing with all the plugs and connectors not being 100% the same ,lowrance was on board early and as a result they have blue plugs and red plugs that are not compatable


You do need to think it out becasue of the need to have termation at each end of the network backbone

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