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Sgt. Schlitz

vexilar fl-20 need gain to max

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Sgt. Schlitz

Brought out the vex for the second time this winter and need the gain turned to the max to pick up the bottom in 24 ft of water. Tried a different battery and same thing. Any suggestions appreciated.

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Esox_Magnum

Bad ducer is my guess...

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Sgt. Schlitz

So quick check would be to swap ducer and if the problem goes away I have my answer?

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highlife4me

yup.

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Sgt. Schlitz

Since I probably need a new ducer any recommendations? Single dual or tri?

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Esox_Magnum

Check to see if you hear the ducer clicking, if no clicking chances are it's bad.... Also check all connections and wires to eliminate a weak connection or bad cable.. As far as replacement choices you have either single or Tri beam to choose from....

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Sgt. Schlitz

It does click but I will swap in 15 min and check for sure. Thanks for the help

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Sgt. Schlitz

Tested a different ducer and problem solved.

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GrizzlyAdams

If the ducer is bad then I would get a hold of vexilar and have it replaced. I sent mine in to them two or three weeks ago and had it back in three days free of charge and no questions asked.

I have the FL22 with the tri-beam. Fantastic customer service and very nice people there.

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