If you’re into boat fishing, then a decent fishfinder is as essential as your rod and reel. Nobody wants to spend all that time and money going to sea, only to blank because they couldn’t see the fish-holding features below them.
Humminbird make some of the best fishfinders about, each one built with one thing in mind…to help you catch fish! The range is wide, with a fishfinder to suit all budgets.
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This Humminbird 997 C SI Fish Finder is a truly superb unit and is not expensive for a unit with side imaging and many other features.This unit is popular with divers, fisherman and the emergency services.Due to the side imaging it is a superb unit when used over rough ground.The Humminbird 997c SI Combo delivers it all with breakthrough High Definition side imaging sonar for picture like images of the bottom, precision GPS Chartplotting, and an ultra wide high resolution 8″ screen. Features- Networkable high definition side imaging fishing system- New high definition 800kHz side imaging provides even better image clarity- Brilliant 8″ sunlight viewable colour display with 480V x 800H resolution- Revolutionary 800kHz side imaging sonar technology with 180 degrees of coverage and dual frequency 83/200kHz sonar in one transducer- 16 channel WAAS/EGNOS GPS receiver included – Compatible with Navionics Platinum charts featuring photo overlays, 3D viewing and port approach ariel photos- Tidal graphs and port services information available with optional Navionics Gold charts- 4000w PTP, 500w RMS Standard; 8000w PTP- 1000w RMS maximum power output- Two memory card expansion slots to save screen snap shots and view optional cartography- Dual microprocessors, graphics co processor and triple channel sonar transmitter and receiver- Sonar chart recording to SD card and on screen playback- Full screen chartplotter- 3D bird’s eye view chartplotter and split screen sonar/chart with adjustable split- Programmable view presets access important screens with one touch- Plug and Play compatibility with InterLink Network Connection, CannonLink Downrigger Control, WeatherSense« Barometric Pressure, and Wireless Sonar Link fishing system modules- In dash or gimbal mount- Expandable and upgradeable fishing system SpecificationFishing system network capabilities – InterLink, CannonLink, Wireless Sonar Link, WeatherSense Barometric Pressure and PC connection kitDisplay size – 8″ diagonalDisplay matrix – 480V x 800HDisplay type – Color TFT, Sunlight viewablePower output (RMS) – 750w (200kHZ) 1000w (50kHz)Power output peak to peak – 6000w (200kHz), 8000w (50kHz)Operating frequency – 200kHz, 83kHz 455kHz and 800kHz (50kHz with optional transducer)Sonar Coverage:83kHz: 60 @ -10db200kHz: 20 @ -10db455kHz: (2) 86 @ -10db800kHz: (2) 72 @ -10db(180 Total Coverage)Depth capability – Side imaging; 150ft down, 360ft each side; DualBeam PLUS: 1500 Feet standard transducer, 3000 Feet with optional 50/200kHz transducerTarget separation – 2.5 inchesTemperature – Included in transducerSpeed – GPS speed includedPower input – 10-20 VDCStandard transducer – Side imaging/DualBeam PLUS – XHS 9 HDSI 180 TTransducer mounting – Transom mount standardUnit mounting – Gimbal or in dashGimbal unit size – 11.25″ W x 6.75″ H x 4.25″DIn dash unit size – 10.75 W x 6 H x 13.75 DMin behind dash clearance – 3″ Communication – NMEA O183 data output, fishing system network, high speed ethernetGPS receiver – 16 channel external GPS WAAS/EGNOSWaypoints, Routes and Tracks – 3000 Waypoints, 50 Routes, 50 Tracks with 20,000 points eachCartography – Built in 30m UniMap; Optional Navionics Gold, HotMaps Premium or Platinum on MMC or SD Card