Airmar's Vaunted B175 thru-hull transducer. It comes in several types to fit most fishing boats and styles. Made of bronze with a 33' cord. Flushmount through hulls are perfect for boats under 36'. The super sensitive 1kw element can be used with a wide range of CHIRP fishfinders from Garmin, Simrad, Lowrance, Humminbird, and Furuno. If you need help picking the correct one don't hesitate to shoot us a message.
Deadrise- The angle of the hull where the transducer is mounted. If you don't know you can download Gemeco's install app and measure the deadrise yourself.
Frequency- The B175 is available in 4 frequency bands. High Wide for fish swimming around in the top 300' of the water. Medium for bottom fishing up to 800'. Low is a wide cone for deep dropping and marking bottom up to 2500'. The High Narrow is for bottom fishing up to 500-600'.
Plug-All transducer will come with a generic Mix and Match plug on the end, and a short 3' pigtail. The pigtail connects to the mix and match and connects to the fishfinder. This makes it easy to change fishfinders down the road, and easy to troubleshoot problems. You can read our article on plug types for more details on your fishfinder if you don't know what plug end you need. Here are a few examples-
- Garmin 12 pin orange-All Garmin fishfinders with sidescan utilize this plug.
- Lowrance/Simrad 7 pin blue- Lowrance sonarhub, HDS Gen 3, HDS Carbon, and Simrad EVO 2.
- Lowrance/Simrad 9 Pin black Xsonic- Simrad GO, Simrad EVO 3, Lowrance HDS Live, Lowrance Elite TI2 and others.
|Type||CHIRP single-band fishfinder transducer|
|Low Band||Frequency range 40-60 kHz / Beam width 32-21°|
|Medium Band||Frequency range 85-135 kHz / Beam width 16-11°|
|High Band||Frequency range 130-210 kHz / Beam width 10-6°|
|High Wide Band||Frequency range 150-250 kHz / Beam width 25°|
|Power Rating||1000 watts|
|Hull Aperture||3.75" (95mm)|
|Usable Shaft Length||2.80" (71mm)|
|Cable Length||10 meters|
|Mix and Match||✔|