Best handheld GPS?

Old 10-25-2011, 09:00 AM
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What are you guys thinking is the best handheld GPS out there these days?

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Old 10-25-2011, 05:27 PM
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garmen 276c and later.they r out of production but u can find them in some stores
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Old 10-25-2011, 06:23 PM
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I'm throwing a vote for Garmin. I have the 276c and has been great. You may want to look at the Oregon series.
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Old 10-30-2011, 10:09 AM
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thanks guys
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Old 10-30-2011, 11:31 AM
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Garmin GPSMAP76 if you can find them, they are discontinued, simple to use, try to avoid the newer models if you want it to be functional.
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Garmin Colorado 400C
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Old 11-01-2011, 05:44 AM
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Clearly the best handheld GPS receiver is the JAVAD Triumph-VS, but at US-$12,000 it is a bit more expensive than some of the other suggestions.
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Old 11-01-2011, 08:00 AM
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I actually like my Delorme PN60 better than my last two Garmins.....$20 gets you unlimited downloads of 8 different types of mapping and imagery files worldwide....waterproof....outstanding accuracy....lots of different functions. I even have NOAA maps loaded for a backup when out on water.....

You can even get it with the SPOT function which is priceless in itself for back country or offshore expeditions....and they come with the excellent Delorme Topo North America program...etc.

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