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post #4 of Old 04-02-2012
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Re: Replacing depth sounder

Originally Posted by nodders View Post
Question - I imagine the tranducer would have to be replaced to match the new instrument - but can I cheat on the wiring and use the existing wiring to avoid stringing wired through awkward places etc. In other words, just replace the tranducer and instrument and hook up with existing wiring?
Why not, try it and if it works, no problem. If it does'nt you will have to run the wires through.

I did the same with replacing an old English unit with a Raymarine thru hull. Works fine.

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