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Garmin GPS 152

$274.00 to $329.00



The GPS 152 is a 12 parallel channel GPS receiver loaded with a database of American cities and nautical navigation aids such as lights, buoys, sound signals, day beacons and tide data. Built-in memory of one megabyte makes the GPS 152 compatible with GARMIN's MapSource Points of Interest CD. With this CD and the GPS 152, you add additional marine navaid detail to your unit.In addition to larger memory, the GPS 152 is compatible with the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS), a technology designed to improve the accuracy of GPS positioning to about three meters.On the outside, the GPS 152 comes housed in a waterproof case that's about four inches high and five inches wide. A large four-inch diagonal, high-contrast display features 100x160 pixels for the ultimate in readability. A simple keypad at the bottom of the unit makes entering information easy, without blocking your view of the display.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00227-10
GPS Type   Marine
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal, Download maps
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Receiver Type12 Channels
Display Size4 in.
Marine FeaturesTide Prediction
Special Features   Waypoint Icons
Audible Features   Proximity Alarm, Anchor Alarm, Arrival Alarm, Off-Course Alarm, Clock Alarm
Trip calculator   Maximum speed, Current speed, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, UTM, Loran TD position format, Maidenhead
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard, High Impact Plastic Alloy Body
AntennaQuadrifilar Helix
Accuisition Time - Cold45 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time15 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Enhanced position accuracy Number of routes20
Waypoints   500
Warranty1 Year
Width5 in.
Depth2.5 in.
Height4.9 in.
Weight1 lb.
Family LineGarmin GPS
UPC753759028145


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garmin, gps, 152,

Garmin eTrex Summit

$165.00 to $299.00



The eTrex Summit comes on the heels of the extremely popular eTrex, which was designed for both marine and recreation use. This new all-in-one navigation device for the outdoor enthusiast is the first combination GPS, altimeter, and electronic compass. The electronic compass provides bearing information when you're standing still and the altimeter determines precise altitude, so you can tell how high you've climbed and your rate of ascent. Like its predecessor, the eTrex Summit boasts a powerful 12 parallel channel GPS receiver and comes packaged in a small, sleek case with operating buttons located on either side of the unit. The case is completely waterproof to withstand immersion in one meter of water for up to 30 minutes.Minimize

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNeTrexSummit
GPS Type   Marine
Form FactorHandheld
Receiver Type12 Channels
Screen Size2.4 in.
Display Size1.1 in. x 2.1 in.
Display Type4 Level Grayscale LCD Display
Special Features   Waypoint Icons, Compass, Built-In Barometer, Built-In Altimeter
Trip calculator   Maximum speed, Current speed, Trip Timers, Elevation Computer, Time of sunrise/sunset, Track Log, Points-of-Interest (POI)
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, UTM, Maidenhead
PC InterfaceSerial RS-232, NMEA-0183
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
AntennaBuilt-in
Accuisition Time - Cold45 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time15 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Differential standardsDGPS Ready
Number of routes20
Waypoints   500
Battery Type and Quantity2 x AA Batteries
Battery Life16 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width2 in.
Depth1.2 in.
Height4.4 in.
Weight0.33 lb.
Family LineGarmin eTrex
UPC753759072926


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garmin, etrex, summit,

Pharos Science iGPS-360

$50.00 to $134.00



Compatible with most Pocket PCs with a CompactFlash slot, the Pharos Pocket GPS Navigator with CompactFlash inlcludes Pharos' iGPS-360 convertible receiver with a CompactFlash adaptor.Use it directly connected to the CompactFlash Adaptor, or for added flexibilty use the CF extension cable for placement and reception.Threre is no need for an external antenna!With Ostia, Pharos' award-winning navigation software installed on your Pocket PC, you can drive or walk through any city in the US, and locate your current position or quickly find a destination or point of interest. Routes can be calculated and viewed. The automated voice prompts will instruct you when and where to turn. If by chance you go "off-route," the automated voice will give an off-route warning and the system will automatically reroute you to your destination from your current position. Minimize

Manufacturer:Pharos Science Product MPNKey FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemMiscellaneous
MPNREC20
GPS Type   Handheld (Outdoor)
Form FactorPlug-in
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled, EGNOS enabled
Receiver Type12 Channels
PC InterfaceUSB, Serial RS-232, Bluetooth
AntennaBuilt-in
Accuisition Time - Cold60 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time40 sec
Accuisition Time - Hot5 sec
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Dimensions
Width1.93 in.
Depth0.63 in.
Height2.17 in.
Weight0.09 lb.
UPC818948001382


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pharos, science, igps-360,


DeLorme Earthmate


Never Get Lost Again When was the last time you wasted valuable travel time because you took a wrong turn in an unfamiliar location? Now there's an affordable and reliable solution - the new Earthmate GPS receiver. The small and flexible Earthmate GPS receiver is a high-performance, easy-to-use link to the satellite navigation technology of the Global Positioning System (GPS). Accessing these satellites is available for no additional charge. Earthmate, connected to a USB laptop PC, shows your real-time position on detailed Street Atlas USA maps anywhere in the U.S. (software included). You will always know where you are and where you need to go.Minimize


Garmin StreetPilot c550


From Garmin, the leader in portable GPS solutions, the StreetPilot c550 is easy to use, and rich with features. The StreetPilot c550 comes preloaded with City Navigator NT street maps and includes a large database of points of interest including motels, restaurants, gas stations, and grocery stores. The simple touch screen interface gives you excellent control over menus and settings, and with Bluetooth support, you can even use the c550 for hands-free calling using the built-in speaker and microphone.Minimize


TomTom Navigator 3


Get moving with TomTom Navigator 3. The flexible and personal car navigation system works on your Pocket PC. TomTom Navigator 3 guides you effortlessly from door to door via the best route. Clear 3D colour maps and spoken instructions take the stress out of driving. Plan the best route when you have multiple stops: pick up colleagues on the way to a meeting or friends on the way to a restaurant. Route around areas you would like to avoid due to traffic jams or road works. The Major Roads of Europe feature makes planning and navigating international trips easier than ever. Plan the best route from Munich to Lyon, and TomTom will guide you there.Minimize


Garmin GPSMAP 76CSx


Safely find your way through the great outdoors with the Garmin GPSMAP 76CSx. Sporting a highly sensitive GPS receiver, the GPSMAP 76CSx can quickly and accurately chart a course through the wilderness without being impeded by dense tree cover or deep canyons. An included barometric altimeter and electronic compass give you an unprecedented level of accuracy over pinpointing your location and with the bright, color TFT display you can easily distinguish details on the screen, even while viewing in direct sunlight. The GPSMAP 76CSx is also fully waterproof and even floats in water.Minimize