Jump to content
  • GUESTS

    If you want access to members only forums on HSO, you will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up .

    This box will disappear once you are signed in as a member. 😀

  • RECEIVE THE GIFTS MEMBERS SHARE WITH YOU HERE...THEN...CREATE SOMETHING TO ENCHANT OTHERS THAT YOU WANT TO SHARE

    You know what we all love...

    When you enchant people, you fill them with delight and yourself in return. Have Fun!!!

Sign in to follow this  
jeffyo45

Marcum LX-1 vs. Vexilar FL-8

Recommended Posts

Looking for input as to how the LX-1 compares to the FL-8. There is a certain store that has the LX-1 on sale for $230. I think I finally have the wife conviced enough to let me get a flasher so if the LX-1 performs similar enough to the FL-8 I want to get one. Somebody please help.

Thanks

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I don't have the LX-1. I have an LX-3 and a FL-18 and I prefer the LX-3. I talked to my buddy Rob and he has been using an LX-1 this season and he had an FL8SLT for years and I asked him point blank which one he preferred and he said he liked his LX-1 better. He got hooked on the thin line display. His only gripe was it won't fit in a 5 gal. pail other than that thus far it's been a great investment.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

CNY Tim

Thanks for the response.

I also was wondering if the LX-1 can read through the ice without cutting a hole by pouring water on the? Also, is the LX-1 a multi colored display?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

If you can get an LX-1 for $230- jump all over it! I like the zoom feature of the LX-3 and the FL-18, but I don't believe that it helps me catch more fish. Just my opinion. Get the LX-1 for that money and consider yourself lucky- you'll have a dang nice flasher!!!

------------------
Scoot

So I got dat goin’ for me… which is nice.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am trying to convince my wife to let me get one. I will reveal the location once I know if I can get one or not. The quantities are limited at the store that has them. They are $240 not $230 as I said before but still a heck of a deal.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thorne Bros. has them at that price. I am going to get one tomorrow. It sounds like they have quite a few left. I can't wait to play with it.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  

×