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simulator mode on LX-5

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I thougt I read some place that the LX-5 has a simulator, does any body know how to turn it on? Tomorrow I'm going to compare The ICE-55 to the LX-5 side by side and come home with the one I like most.

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You need to depress and hold the zoom key while turning on the unit. The unit will display a simulated bottom reading (red & green), a fish just off the bottom (green) and a moving (jigging) lure indicated by a yellow light. The simulated fish (green) will move off the bottom change to red as it approaches the lure. This indicates that the fish was not in center of the transmit cone when near the bottom but as it approaches the lure it will turn red as it enters the center of the cone. The unit will beep as the simulated fish hits the lure and is caught. The unit will then re-start the programmed simulation and the process will repeat itself indefinitely or until the battery runs out.

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just reading that got me excited! I won't be able to sleep tonight.

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