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The Electronic Angler - Beam Steering Sonar: Inside Lowrance's All New LiveSight

The Electronic Angler - Beam Steering Sonar: Inside Lowrance's All New LiveSight

Although there had been rudimentary research into the way sound travels through water as early as the 19th century, it wasn’t until the onset of World War I that these concepts were utilized for more than just novel experiments. The sinking of the RMS Lusitania in 1915 by a German U-Boat didn’t just trigger American involvement in the Great War, it also demonstrated to the world how effective submarine warfare could be – and left other nations scrambling to find any way to counter their effectiveness.