All Kayak Fishing Forums  

Go Back   All Kayak Fishing Forums > All General Kayak Fishing Discussion > All Kayak Fishing Chit-Chat

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-07-2006, 10:52 AM
PerryC's Avatar
PerryC PerryC is offline
Angler and BBQ Meister
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Orange County,CA.
Posts: 748
Rep Power: 103
PerryC is a jewel in the rough
Thumbs up Fish Finder Adaptor Plate

I've been asked alot about using one of the Scotty #269 Fish Finder mounts on their kayaks and float tubes. The concern is the mounting plate that you secure your fish finder head to. It only fits certain models, but overall it is about the best way we have found to have a removeable fish finder head assembly.

What we do is make an adaptor plate out of a $5 cutting board you get at K-Mart or Wally World. In the photo, you see the Scotty #241 mount secured to the deck of the kayak. Then you can see the post coming up out of the top of that. Then you see the adaptor plate we made, with the fish finder head mounted to it. What we do is make the adaptor plate, then secure the post part of the Scotty mount to it, then secure the actual fish finder mount to that, and were done. The waterproof wire seal to the left of the FF is one of the Ancor units.

Hope this helps explain things a bit.

Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fish Finder Installation Question SteveC All Kayak Fishing Chit-Chat 6 06-13-2006 07:31 AM
Hobie Continues Tradition PerryC All Salt-Water Kayak Fishing 0 04-03-2006 07:18 AM
Why do we fish from tiny tupperware boats? Piranha All Salt-Water Kayak Fishing 2 03-26-2006 04:10 PM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:00 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, vBulletin Solutions Inc.