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Garmin GPSMAP 276C

$615.00 to $1,000.00



This portable GPS navigator features a 256-color TFT display that's easy to read in bright sun along with a built-in basemap and auto routing to provide you with turn-by-turn directions to the marina for a day of boating.

Manufacturer:Garmin Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesGPS SystemBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN010-00331-00
GPS Type   Automobile
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Input Method   Keypad
Receiver Type12 Channels
Display Size3.8 in.
Display Type256 Color LCD TFT Display
Resolutions480 X 320
Marine FeaturesChart Plotter
Audible Features   Proximity Alarm, Anchor Alarm, Arrival Alarm, Off-Course Alarm, Clock Alarm
Trip calculator   Points-of-Interest (POI)
Included Software/Maps   North America Maps, Canada Maps, Europe Maps
Grids   Lat/Lon, MGRS, User Grid, UTM, Loran TD position format, Maidenhead
PC InterfaceUSB
Environmental ProtectionIPX7 Waterproof Standard
AntennaQuadrifilar Helix
Accuisition Time - Cold45 sec
Accuisition Time - Initial Time15 sec
Update rate1 per second, continuous
Max. Horizontal accuracy   Enhanced position accuracy Differential standardsDGPS Ready
Number of routes50
Waypoints   3000
Battery Type and QuantityProprietary Lithium
Battery Life15 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Width5.7 in.
Depth1.9 in.
Height3.2 in.
Weight0.85 lb.
Family LineGarmin GPSMAP
UPC839438266340


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Bushnell NAV500

$164.00 to $285.00



Bushnell has announced their entry into the portable auto GPS navigation market with the announcement of the Bushnell Nav 500. The Nav 500 offers many features found on other navigation devices in its class such as a 3.5 inch touch screen display, pre-installed maps of the USA and Canada, and an MP3 player.

Manufacturer:Bushnell Product MPNKey FeaturesDisplayTechnical FeaturesOther FeaturesBatteryWarrantyDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN36-5001
GPS Type   Automobile
Form FactorFixed
Map capabilities   Internal, Map cartridges / Data cards, DVD
Enhanced accuracyWAAS enabled
Input Method   Keypad, Touch Screen
Receiver Type20 Channels
Display Size3.5 in.
Display TypeLCD Display
Resolutions320 X 240
Marine FeaturesSplit Screen
Special Features   Compass, MP3 Player
Audible Features   Voice Navigation Instructions
Trip calculator   Route Recalculation
Included Software/Maps   Canada Maps
Grids   Lat/Lon
PC InterfaceUSB, Bluetooth
Expansion Slot TypeSD (Secure Digital) Card Slot
Battery Type and QuantityRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Warranty1 Year
Width5.63 in.
Depth0.91 in.
Height3 in.
Weight0.75 lb.
UPC029757365002


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bushnell, nav500,

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,


Garmin Edge 305


Rugged, lightweight Edge attaches easily to the stem or handlebars of your bike with the included bike mount. Just turn it on, acquire GPS satellites and go. Edge 305 automatically measures your speed, distance, time, calories burned, altitude, climb and descent, and also records the route you have taken for review. For extra-precise climb and descent data, Edge 305 also incorporates a barometric altimeter to pinpoint changes in elevation.Minimize


GlobalSat BT-359


The GlobalSat BT-359 Bluetooth GPS receiver is our solution of the line Bluetooth GPS, which have both stylish and functional in true GlobalSat tradition. Taking its design criteria from the market leading BT-338 we have pushed the limits of GPS even further with greater sensitivity, more accuracy, and longer battery life than ever beforeMinimize


Garmin GPSMAP 440s


Offshore fishermen and boaters will gravitate toward this sleek, space-saving chartplotter. The GPSMAP 440 features preloaded detailed maps for the U.S. coast as well as an ultra-bright 4” QVGA display; built-in, satellite-enhanced worldwide basemap and simplified user operation.


Nextar X3B


The Nextar GPS X3B mobile navigation system assures that your days of getting lost are over! Finding an address or any of 1.6 million points of interest such as the nearest gas station or restaurant is a snap anywhere in the U.S. or Canada. Just enter information in the X3B's 3.5 inch touch screen and let the voice prompt and detailed map guide you to the destination. With the latest TTS (Text to Speech) function, street names are clrearly pronounced in English. The X3B's built in MP3 player will entertain you with your favorite tunes while en route. Just copy your favorite play list onto an SD card and insert into the slot. The X3B moves easily from car to car using the convenient vent mount. A recharageable lithium ion battery assures that the unit stays active. Other features of the X3B include built-in maps of the 50 United States and Canada, 1GB built in Flash Memory.Minimize