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Marcum LX-3 color upgrade?

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I have read a few posts recently that state a person can upgrade the colors on the LX-3. How many of you have done this or heard of it? Hopefully it hasn't been talked about a lot on this site because I did a search on it but couldn't find anything verifiable. Getting ansy for the ice now. Thanks.


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Done it. Heard of it. Just e-mail or call Marcum customer service and they will tell you what you need to do to have it done. It has been talked about quite a bit but it isn't a big deal to help someone out who isn't up to date.

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Jim Almquist

I had my lx3 done last winter. I myself feel it is a great upgrade for $50 and it took about a week door to door. Your colors will change from yellow orange red to yellow green red. when you are looking at your screen for hours it makes a huge differance . Here is some info from Matt Johnson about the upgrade.

I just talked with the guys from MarCum and here's the info for upgrading from the original LX-3 to the LX-3tc (TrueColor)...

Upgrade your LX3 to the new TrueColor Display...

Anglers have expressed interest in upgrading their LX-3 units to our new patent pending TrueColor Display. TrueColor is the latest from MarCum Technologies improving color separation resulting in an ultra crisp and highly visible display (even in bright sunlight). TrueColor utilizes three distinct colors red, yellow and more blending targets.

We are proud to announce we have the upgrade available. Please contact MarCum Customer Service at 763-493-3748 or shoot us an email at to request the upgrade to the new TrueColor display.

The cost to upgrade your LX3 to the new TrueColor display is $49.00

This cost includes UPS ground shipping back to you. Upgrades take just a few days to complete. Total turn time from your door to ours and back to you is 10-14 days depending on your location. To make the turn time faster on the upgrade please contact us now while the water is still soft. And as always thanks for choosing MarCum, where technology is One Step Ahead!


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Matt Johnson

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You guys are quick. Thanks.

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Do it. Well worth the price. Marcum will get it back to you before ice if you hurry.

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do it now before the ice!

good upgrade

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