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Maps Crete by The Boss
I'm looking for maps of Crete that i could use with my GPSMap 60C I already buy't the BleuChart 6.5 and the CitySelect 6.0 and unlock them with my GPS. Only for the CitySelect 6.0 there are no maps of Crete, the BleuChart is OK. Please help me out because soon i'm leaving on holiday's to Crete, sins the Olympics are in Greece it must be available somewhere? thanks, regards from Belgium
August 13th 04 06:15 PM
by Hans-Georg Michna Go to last post
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image capture of GPS display by Laurel Couturier
Is there any software available (freeware, shareware or commercial) that will allow you to capture the display from your GPS as an image and then inset it into documents similar to what you see in manuals. I have tried taking a picture of the GPS display with a digital camera but the quality is not so good. I have a garmin 72 in a windows platform. Thanks K
August 13th 04 05:21 PM
by Robert Jones Go to last post
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Garmin 60CS Newbie: Why is Min elevation dashed out and the Max elev 0? by marx
Recently I have bought a GPSMAP 60CS. On the altimeter page, I have changed the data fields so I can see the Min Elev and Max Elev field. Unfortunately, The field always gives _____ (five underscores). Track log is enabled. I have made a screen-print as an example find at: http://home.planet.nl/~snijd766/Minelevation.bmp What did I do wrong? When can I see a value in it? Is it a bug of...
August 13th 04 05:05 PM
by Mark Snijders Go to last post
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StreetPilot 3 Deluxe by Mark
I have the SP3 deluxe USA model and want to use it in the UK down to detailed road/street level. I am living in the UK and cannot get hold of the European maps as they are US availability only. What options have I got? Thanks,
August 13th 04 02:56 PM
by Robert Elsinga =8-) Go to last post
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Garmin GPSMAP 60/76 C/CS Routing Peculiarities by Hans-Georg Michna
Just wanted to share an observation about some peculiarities in the routing of the Garmin GPSMAP 60/76 C/CS devices. (I tested this only on the 76C, but apparently the firmware and algorithms are the same on all these devices. I've tested the routing on the European City Select v6 map in demo mode with the Best Route setting and picked some non-trivial routes for testing, particularly one for...
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August 13th 04 02:29 PM
by Hans-Georg Michna Go to last post
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Ref: http://WWW.SCHRIEVER.AF.MIL/GPS/Current/current.nnu? http://WWW.SCHRIEVER.AF.MIL/GPS/Current/current.oa1? http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/gps/geninfo/NANUabbr.htm NOTICE ADVISORY TO NAVSTAR USERS (NANU) 2004097 SUBJ: SVN44 (PRN28) FORECAST OUTAGE SUMMARY JDAY 226/0208 - JDAY 226/0714 1. NANU TYPE: FCSTSUMM NANU NUMBER: 2004097 NANU DTG: 130713Z AUG 2004 ...
August 13th 04 01:08 PM
by Sam Wormley Go to last post
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VistaC/LegendC USB by Carsten Kurz
Seems unlike any previous Garmin units, VistaC and LegendC are powered by a USB connection. The car adaptor is a ZigPlug-USB adaptor as well. So the batteries don't get drained during map transfers. Unfortunately, those devices have comparably small map memories and a fast USB connection, so they wouldn't have to wait too long for a transfer anyway .... Okay, map compliation takes it's time...
August 13th 04 12:14 PM
by Carsten Kurz Go to last post
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Compact Travel AA Charger? by HH
Does anyone of you guys know of a good travel Ni-MH charger that can operates from 100v to 240v?
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August 13th 04 10:40 AM
by Christoph Bouthillier Go to last post
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GPS / mobile phone+gps by RL
Mobile phone producers are integrating GPS in their phones increasingly. Will this be the end of the GPS? And Push to talk are beeing integrated as well. Will this be the end of the walkie talkie? What do you think will happen? -RL
August 13th 04 05:02 AM
by Jan B Go to last post
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60CS (3.50) tested in Bangkok by MRS
I have already come back from Bangkok, the 60CS works good with firmware 3.50 now, it has good reception in some Bangkok city area and even inside a taxi without external antenna (I have tested to locate myself on the flight near the aeroplane window!) very useful to know my position and direction even with the base map of very limited detail, BTW, Bangkok is a very good place to travel, safe and...
August 13th 04 04:10 AM
by MRS Go to last post
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Why are some GPSs so much better than others? by Randolph J. Herber
In article , Peter wrote: I also wonder what is the point of a 12-channel GPS when most of the time there are 8 or fewer satellites in the sky. Peter.
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August 13th 04 04:06 AM
by Fred Go to last post
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Conversion Lat/Long Coordinates to Ostia Contacts Format ? by Robbie
Does anyone have a routine to convert Lat/Long coordinates to the location format that Pharos Ostia uses in the Contacts Radio Tel Field ? I do have a copy of the VB source of the VH2LL algorithm that converts V&H coordinates to Lat/Long if anyone is interested in this. It is also freely available on-line. Robbie
August 13th 04 04:00 AM
by Robbie Go to last post
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programming gps tool for NavPilot II w. new u-nav chip by Walter M?ller
Hi, i am looking for a programming tool for u-nav gps chip. I will us a NavPilot II GPS-mouse from Road Navigation. Please help me, thx Best Regads Walter Sorry for my bad engl. :-)
August 13th 04 01:21 AM
by Walter M?ller Go to last post
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Is there a way to remove a permanent Garmin dashboard mount? by Don
I screwed up and put a permanent mount on my dashboard when I mean to use the temporary one. Duh. Does anyone know how to get it off without ruining the dashboard? Thanks, Don
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August 13th 04 12:35 AM
by Joe Stella Go to last post
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MapExtract - new tools by garmin_gps
I'd like to present you some new MapExtract tools: 1. Tool to make map street intersections - compile your map in MapCenter and you will have map which is able to find street intersections. 2. Tool to split maps into user defined X & Y parts with selectable overlap. MapExtract is freeware and you can download it from www.mapextract.tk Regards, Assen
August 12th 04 10:23 PM
by garmin_gps Go to last post
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Updates by Bob Gardner
I have downloaded and installed StreetPilot 2.70 and Mapsource 6.3. What would paying $150 for a new City Navigator (or whatever) buy me? More points of interest? New roads? Is the content worth the bucks, considering that I am quite happy with what I have now? Bob Gardner --
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August 12th 04 09:56 PM
by Robbie Go to last post
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Postprocessing by Tom Bach
What feature (if available) must be present in a consumer-grade gps in order to permit post-processing to improve waypoint/track values?
August 12th 04 07:24 PM
by Preben Mikael Bohn Go to last post
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German ICE train and GSP by rafski
I was on a German ICE train and wanted to use my Garmin III to find out where I was. I could not get a single bird to display and I held my GPS to the windows for a while. I tied this later on a diffrent ICE and same thing. I saw that the trains have a gold coating on the windows - perhaps UV filter? Does anyone know if a UV filter will block GPS singals? Just wondering - perhaps airlines...
August 12th 04 07:18 PM
by Darren Griffin - PocketGPS Go to last post
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Legend C and Vista C sensitivity by Searching_ut
Based on my initial impressions of my new Vista C, it appears that Garmin has indeed boosted the sensitivity of the new units. Not only does it appear to lock sats in tougher conditions, it seems they have made it considerably faster at re-acquiring sats as you move about in tough conditions. I'll have to do side by sides quite a bit in a wide variety of conditions to be sure, but it looks like...
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August 12th 04 05:08 PM
by Dale DePriest Go to last post
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