PedestalPod-RAM mounts from NavPod place the fishfinder/plotter 20 inches off the deck near the bow, and a rubber ball-andsocket allows adjustment of the display’s angle for optimal viewing while you fish. Made of thick-gauge, UV-stable, acryliccapped ABS, PedestalPod-RAM mounts have a double-gasket system that provides a watertight seal. The powder-coated aluminum pedestal tube is 3 inches in diameter, with a 5-inch round base and a 1¾-inch opening for running wires and connectors internally. The company offers precut models for 7-, 9- and 12-inch displays from the major marine electronics manufacturers. $649-$749. navpod.com
This article originally appeared in the October 2017 issue.