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Irwin Citation 34 - Radar

Greetings again

We have just purchased an Irwin Citation 34, #266 and the second item we would like to add is Radar.

Same question - if any of you have recently added radar and have advice or pictures, either would be greatly appreciated.

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You have roughly three choices, on the mast-which heels and looses sightlines on one side, pivoting mount on the backstay- works, but a little odd on this boat, or on a mast on the transom, either tilting or fixed. probably the best bet is on a mast on the transom, that allows you to move some of your other antennas like GPS and VHF to the same mount. Probably one of the cleanest and simplest mounts.
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That is my starting plan as that is how I mounted the radar on my 28 foot Tanzer. I was hoping somebody might have done it already and could share their wisdom.
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