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wallyhunter66

maxxum pro question?????

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i have a minnkota maxxum pro with the US2, i was wondering if i had to run an extra power source for a locator or if the power comes from the cord with the trolling motor???

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You need to have seperate power source for your depth finder

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as go fish says.. if you dont run a seperate power cord you will have some very bad interfirence problems with your t-motor.

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so the power for the sonar wont come from the trolling motor?

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no it wont come from the trolling motor..has to be seperate..you trolling motor im guessing will be 24v and your graph need to run off of 12v

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thanks guys thats what i needed to know!!!! grin.gif

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yes, seperate supply of power, even if your t-mot is 12 volt, its just not a good idea.. .most people run their eletronics off the starter battery.

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