Pedestal Compass & GPS

Published date: December 1, 2019
  • Boat Type: Boat Type

I mounted a Ritchie Explorer Compass to the top of the pedestal on my '99 Mac 26X. As you can see in the picture I have a pedestal guard and table from Havencraft. To that I mounted a Edson mount that only attaches to one leg of the guard. This gave me a platform to mount the Garmin combination GPS Chartplotter and Depth/fishfinder. The Edson mount can be swiveled to the angle you would like. The wires for the GPS exit the hole in the pedestal the same place the cables for the motor remote do and snake up behind the pedestal guard. I attached them to the pedestal guard with wire ties. The depth/fishfinder transducer is the transom type mounted under the cooler in a bed of plumbers putty shooting through the hull. Works fine there.

Published by: MS Classifieds

Model Year: 1999


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