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could anyone tell me the difference between a 12 degree transducer and a 9/19 degree transducer, thank you in advance

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I'm guessing you refering to single beam or dual beam transducers?

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not to state the obvious but I think this is what you are looking for?? The 12 degree is what it is and the 9/19 degree is both 9 degree for deeper water or what ever you prefer and the other is the 19 degree which can be viewed by flipping a switch. Hope that helps!!

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yes im refering to single or dual beam but what im wondering is what do you gain from a 12 degree to a 9/19 degree beam,

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in deep water you can go to the 9 degree so you dont pick up your buddies lure on your screen and also be more accurate when fish are under you because the cone isnt as big. In shallow water you can increase your view with the 19 degree. Thats about it

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thanks for the info, ive always just had the 12 degree and couldnt figure out why everyone was asking what degree ducer i had, as far as deeper water picking up neighbor bait i could see that being an advantage though.all i know is they all work.

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