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by DawgDaze
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: VesselView mobile
Replies: 14
Views: 426

Re: VesselView mobile

Yup but there is a ?transfer? box which it all must plug into from the motor and then to the Lowrance...that box is about $650. Starter kit was $56, rest was dealer labor to install. For $149 I will stick with vessel view mobile, as I live on a 750 acre lake and that is where the new toon will stay!
by DawgDaze
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: General Pontoon & Deckboat Discussion
Topic: VesselView mobile
Replies: 14
Views: 426

Re: VesselView mobile

Having it installed on my new sylvan with 115 merc command thrust. The boat is equipped with a 7" Lowrance, but to connect it to that you need the NMea starter kit and interface which is an extra $940. I went with the mobile view, Mercury has them on sale till March 31st for $149. Go to Mercs homepa...
by DawgDaze
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons
Replies: 8
Views: 277

Re: Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons

Thanks guys, will do more research before any purchases!
by DawgDaze
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons
Replies: 8
Views: 277

Re: Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons

Thank you Steve1313. My new Sylvan is a 24' boat.I live on a 700 acre Lake with a very silt/mud bottom. I am keeping my 16lb mushroom anchor from my last rig as an aft anchor for stabilization. Would appreciate your thoughts on something other than a 28lb navy anchor. Regards, Moondoggy.
by DawgDaze
Mon Feb 25, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons
Replies: 8
Views: 277

Manual anchoring set ups for bow of pontoons

Looking for advice/help on a manual winch system which will also store the anchor. I was told for the lake I live on and the size of my "toon" that I should be using a 28lb navy anchor. Any and all help would be greatly appreciated . Don't want to drag a 28lb anchor all over my deck to store. Would ...
by DawgDaze
Mon Feb 25, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Welcome
Replies: 356
Views: 55466

Re: Welcome

Thanks for adding me to the group. Been boating my whole life but new to "toons". Just traded my z518c Ranger on a new Sylvan 24' Mirage DLZ. We will take receipt of it in April. Can't wait!