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Helix 7 cannot see lure or fish towards top of column.


Northerner28

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Northerner28

I have a Helix 7 CHIRP GPS G2N ice pack. I haven’t used it much. The trouble I have is that when  I’m at a depth of 30ft I can see my lure fine towards the bottom. When I bring my lure towards the top my lure shows up lighter the closer I get to the surface. Even when I turn the gain all the way up I can’t see my lure at the top. I couldn’t even pick up a fish that was 6 feet under the ice. I also changed the cone settings and IR? settings and that didn’t have any effect. I am wondering if there is a setting I don’t know about that might change the ability to see something towards the surface. Tech support at Humminbird said I would need to do a software upgrade. 

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Dont know much about them. I wonder if there is some kind of zone zoom setting that would read that section better. I think my old bird 55 had sometime like that but it was a flasher. 

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