Fish Finder Installation

NMEA 2000 Installation

Picture of Raymarine Element showing Yamaha Engine Data through a Golden Channels NMEA Kit
Display of Outboard Data on Raymarine Element

If you are thinking about a “do it yourself” NMEA 2000 installation, let us show you some basic pro tips to get you started. Learn about complete cable kits that will save you time and frustration.

Almost anyone can do an NMEA 2000 installation in their boat. But there are some basic concepts you need to understand. We outline basic cable run methods. Also, there are reasons why there is a minimum kit that has a backbone, power connection, terminators, and specific engine and fish finder cables.

Eric shows the installation of our Yamaha/Raymarine complete cable bundle, and explains kits and considerations for the many other bundles we offer.

Learn why an “NMEA 2000 Starter Kit” is not a great way to start, and also we share the differences between various fish finders and outboards NMEA wiring.

Golden Channels Video “Basic NMEA 2000 Installation”

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We love to talk to customers about fish finders, outboards, and NMEA 2000. Please contact us with any questions you may have.

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