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Hey guys looking for alittle advice on some fish finders. I have a Lowrance X67c right now and I use it both on my boat in the summer and on the ice in the winter. I'm looking to upgrade to something with GPS but still be able to use in both summer and winter. I know Lowrance has the M68c that seems pretty good and able to use for both...anyone with any information or comments on this unit or other options would be great!! Thanks

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phillydog,

First off may want to ask this in either the ice or equipment expert forum for more responses.. But either way, I have an M68c and it is a nice unit for the GPS. But it is a very basic GPS, won't accept Map Cards, and transfering points or updating the software isn't an option really. You can manually input coordinates, but no way to connect to Computer.

Right now what I use is my LMS320C on a Blue box for the GPS only and then use my Showdown for the Flasher function. As I only need the GPS to get me to the spot icefishing.

And of course the 320 is my standard on my boat in the summer for both graph and GPS.

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Why not just get a handheld GPS, as many on here would agree with me that the lowrance handhelds are a very good product.It supports the lakemaster and Navionics cards. I have a iFinder hunt and in my boat I have the 337c, I use my cards in both units. If you get a lowrance make sure you get the vehicle power cord with it and then you can hook it up to a 12 volt source and won't go through batteries as fast.

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