QUICK TIP: James Elam leans on Lowrance mapping, SideScan, DownScan - Major League Fishing
QUICK TIP: James Elam leans on Lowrance mapping, SideScan, DownScan
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QUICK TIP: James Elam leans on Lowrance mapping, SideScan, DownScan

January 15, 2023 • Major League Lessons

Oklahoma MLF pro James Elam fishes a lot of new water every year, and is usually under the pressure of breaking down new-to-him lakes quickly ahead of a Bass Pro Tour tournament. In this Major League Lesson, Elam offers up a few quick tips on how he uses his Lowrance C-MAP® Contour+ mapping and SideScan/DownScan Imaging to scope out productive spots on a new lake.