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Offline nickwilliams

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GPS receiver recommendations
« on: March 07, 2019, 10:29:56 pm »
I'm looking for recommendations for a make and model of GPS receiver suitable for taking on an expedition to Mulu. Key features I can think of:

- Mechanically robust
- Small and light weight
- Powered by dry cells
- Works under tree cover
- Plenty of memory for storing track and  waypoints
- Reasonably priced

Anything else to consider?

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Offline Bob Mehew

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Re: GPS receiver recommendations
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2019, 08:23:16 am »
standard of waterproof
touch screen v button operated
size of screen
takes additional SD card / on board memory
ease of translating data onto / from computer
availability of free maps
GLONOSS capability