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vexilar transducer

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I recently purchased an older Vexilar FL-8. It came with a puck style transducer which is attached to an articulated arm. Does anyone know anything about these transducers and how they work through the ice?

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just s good as the floting style, it is the same transducer, just has the wire coming out of the side instead of the top.

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if there anyway to tell what degree the cone is they guy I bought it from did not know

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I used the puck style transducer that came with my FL8 for several years and it worked OK. You need to mount a bull's eye bubble level on top so that you know you are pointing straight down for optimal response. It can be annoying to re-level every time you move if the arm doesn't hold position very well. I think that the puck is a 19 deg.

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It should be in the plastic at the top of the 'ducer near where the cable enters. Look closely, sometimes it's really small...

-Munchy

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