Tips and Articles

One of the best thing about is the information that is packed into this site. If you are new to fishing or a seasoned veteran, you will find hours of fun reading and insights to make your time on the water not only more productive, but a lot more fun. We at Vexilar believe that fishing is meant to be a fun sport and one that should be enjoyed by the entire family. This section on Tips and Articles gives you a wide spectrum of information that is fun to read, but will give you a new perspective on the wonderful world of fishing with the aid of a Vexilar to DOUBLE your fishing success. Please let us know if you have any suggestions for new articles.

Finding Hard Bottom

Reading Bottom Content on your Depth Sounder

Simple In-Hull

Easy Portable Transducer Mounting

Edge Tips

What’s Not in the Manual

How To Ice Fish with a Vexilar Flasher

Made Just for the Beginner

S is for Suppression

The S-Cable Can Be Very Useful

How SONAR Works

How Depth Sounders Really Work

Ice-Ducer Tips

A Most Important Part of the Ice System

Which Flasher Do I Buy?

What System You Need for You

From Ice to Open Water

Turn Your Ice Kit Into an Open Water System

Choosing a Transducer Beam Angle

What Beam Angle Do You Need?

Understanding Sonar Specifications

What the Numbers Really Mean

All About Lead Acid Batteries

The Do’s and Don’ts of Batteries

Mounting In Hull Transducers

Tips for Mounting Inside the Boat

Mounting Transom Transducers

Tips for Getting Good High-Speed Readings

Blue Light Conversion

How to Get the Blue Light Conversion for Your Unit.

Understanding Modern Electronics

Picking the Right Features

Double Your Ice Fishing Success

The NEW Double Vision System

How To Test Vexilar Signal Display

Find solutions for signal problems.

USING Your Vexilar to the Fullest

Getting the most of your Vexilar

The Ultimate Fish Catching Tool

Never Go Fishing Without Your Vexilar

Improve Your Ice Fishing by 50%

Tips for Catching More Fish, Plain and Simple.

So You Want to Buy a Vexilar?

Here is what you need to know.

Shooting Through Ice

Do some checking before you drill.

ABCs of Flashers for Bass Fishing

Great information, even if you’re not into grass carp.

Aluma Ducer FAQ’s

Does this thing really work?

Solving Sonar Interference

Understanding and Solving this most Frustrating Problem

Finding Fish Under the Ice

How to Find Fish to Catch

Mounting Transducers to Trolling Motors

How Not To Slice Your Transducer Cable