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  1. Yes you can display the gps speed. When your on...

    Yes you can display the gps speed. When your on the map click menu and then edit overlays. You can then select an overlay box and change the data it displays. Here is a link to the manual for this...
  2. Recessed foot pedal tray Ranger RT178C

    Anybody brave enough to cutout the front storage to put one in? It would have been nice if Ranger would have located that storage compartment somewhere else. I fish multiple species out of mine but...
  3. I'm just lazy. I hate digging through the rod box...

    I'm just lazy. I hate digging through the rod box to get both pole lights out. Now I just have to worry about the back one. I used a lot of painters tape and measured 3 times before I drilled the...
  4. Ranger RT178 bluewater bow led install

    Hopefully this helps someone else out because I couldn't find any pics of these on an aluminum ranger. I wasn't sure how I was going to hide the wire. After digging around in the garage I came up...
  5. private messages don't show on all devices

    I use my bbc account from work, my cell and from the house. If I send a private message from one it doesn't show up on the others. The reply doesn't show up on the other devices either. Only on the...
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    Thanks for this. Mine sounds a lot like the motor...

    Thanks for this. Mine sounds a lot like the motor controller is causing the issue.
  7. Where do I find the production date?

    Where do I find the production date?
  8. Ultrex foot pedal hard to push sometimes

    I just purchased and installed it 2 weeks ago. If I'm actively moving around the pedal works great. If I pause for a few seconds or take my foot off the pedal it will be hard to push when I go to...
  9. Sticky: I totally agree with this. Add an option so that...

    I totally agree with this. Add an option so that you can select which overlays auto hide. Have them pop back onscreen when you touch it. The biggest ones for me are the gain and distance across the...
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    Sticky: I just started tournament fishing a little over...

    I just started tournament fishing a little over two years ago. The bags have went from taking 20 something pounds to win down into the single digits on a 5 fish limit. You still see some bags in the...
  11. I have been considering this for a few months...

    I have been considering this for a few months now. I'm not too keen on cutting a hole in the brace for the transom. Has anyone tried to trim the center stringer from the back? Maybe use a small...
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    Can someone post some pics of their install that...

    Can someone post some pics of their install that didn't use the factory holes. I did a lot of searching for pics of an ultrex on a 178. I found tons of the other Rt's. Do they all have the same front...
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    The edge hung over just enough to hit docks. I...

    The edge hung over just enough to hit docks. I got in a habit of always using the starboard side to dock.
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    My Cumberland crappie spider rigs slide into...

    My Cumberland crappie spider rigs slide into those.
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    I used pattern 2 because it lined up with the...

    I used pattern 2 because it lined up with the existing holes. It does show a minimum of 1-1/2" to the shaft but doesn't have a maximum. Is there any harm in leaving it as is? Without exposing the...
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    If I go outwards towards the port side of the...

    If I go outwards towards the port side of the boat and push the back of the mount towards the starboard side the holes will be exposed. It was also scratched really bad under the trolling motor. It...
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    Ultrex install on Ranger RT178

    I had a minn kota edge installed on the boat from the factory. Four of the existing 6 holes lined up. It looks like it hangs over a lot but so did the edge. If I moved it more inboard the head hung...
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    I used plastic wire covers from seachoice. It...

    I used plastic wire covers from seachoice. It covers the 1-1/4" hole you have to drill for the livescope plug. ...
  19. Before pic of the standard mount and what comes...

    Before pic of the standard mount and what comes in the package. Start off by removing the standard livescope mount.
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    If you stow your trolling motor with the prop on the starboard side...
  20. I just did the perspective mount install over the...

    I just did the perspective mount install over the weekend. The standard mount is in forward mode and I think the one perspective pic is as well. Hopefully these pics help you out.
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    Sticky: Install write up I did on my Ranger RT178C....

    Install write up I did on my Ranger RT178C.
    http://www.bbcboards.net/showthread.php?t=1091718
  22. It looks like they are using trackers red paint....

    It looks like they are using trackers red paint. It sure doesn't match the fiberglass components as closely as it did before.
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  23. I got in a hurry when purchasing my electronics....

    I got in a hurry when purchasing my electronics. If I could have waited I would have saved almost $1000, :crying: I'm still trying to figure out how to use the livescope for bass fishing. It is...
  24. I put the black box in the large front...

    I put the black box in the large front compartment. It has a wire access plate inside that made things super convenient. I used a fish tape to run two wires back to the starting battery.
    The switch...
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    I try not to fish when the weather is bad. It can...

    I try not to fish when the weather is bad. It can be cold or hot but if it's raining or really windy I usually stay home. I would have went with a fiberglass boat had I only the intentions of...
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