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Old 04-21-2010
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You can add another transducer but we had problems with two transducers using the same frequencies interfering with each other. We solved the problem by going to a smart transducer that uses a different freq., I think 233hz? That solved the problem of one or the other of the sounders randomly not showing a reading (usually as we were going into shallower water).
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