Making New Electronics Fit In The Old Cutouts

Use this tutorial to learn how to build a custom mounting plate.

Ever had to replace old marine electronics and need to "fill the hole" left by the old gear? It's a common challenge and a common task that boaters need to do-or have done-whether replacing a stereo, a radar a fishfinder or any other component at the helm. How to make the new marine electronics fit in the holes left by the old marine electronics being replaced?

In this episode, Editorial Director Kevin Falvey shows how to fabricate a mounting plate using polyethylene “lumber” in order to install a new Clarion Marine Media System.