Can't see my fish finder

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wfish
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Can't see my fish finder

#1 Post by wfish » Mon Dec 05, 2016 6:21 pm

Anyone else have problems seeing their fish finder with polaroid sunglasses. I got a new hook 4 and can hardly see
it with sunnies on. Clear as a bell without them.
Thanks Wfish

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Re: Can't see my fish finder

#2 Post by Ads22 » Mon Dec 05, 2016 10:46 pm

Don't have a hook 4, but wonder if the polarisation on the screen is in the wrong direction perhaps. Can you see it when you turn your head sideways?? If so, then you have a conflict with the polarisation direction of screen and sunnies. Not sure if you can fix this - check with other screens at dealer/vendor perhaps to assess if it's an issue across the board, if not, then contact Lowrance?
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Re: Can't see my fish finder

#3 Post by beetle » Mon Dec 05, 2016 10:56 pm

I had terrible screen/glare issues with my Lowrance. I fixed it though - I bought a Garmin. ...

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Re: Can't see my fish finder

#4 Post by pavo » Tue Dec 27, 2016 7:31 pm

Or buy a raymarine.

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Re: Can't see my fish finder

#5 Post by Mac » Wed Dec 28, 2016 10:21 am

same problem with my lowrance , ditched it and got raymarine

best move I made
cheers Rob

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