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Way too pricey!

Advantages: Easy to use, can use anywhere...
Disadvantages: Price, Battery Life

The Garmin Dakota 20 is a fantastic little product which is easy to use and very helpful indeed! It is very reliable and could technically save lives...But then again, and i apologize i can't help but critisize this product...sorry...bullet-point-rant com ...

AddisonBall 26.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Garmin Dakota 20

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All very good, but why?

Advantages: A sturdy, easy-to-use gadget
Disadvantages: Unreliable under tree cover, and possibly a bit pointless if you have a smart phone

The Garmin eTrex 30 is a handheld GPS device. Awful admission - I do not own one. However, there is a reason. I am routinely forced to use one for plant surveys. Apparently it's the bees knees, cat's pijamas and dogs' bollards, too, when you need to g ...

up2nogood 19.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Garmin eTrex 30

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Before I set out on a Trex I programme this and I'm good to go.

Advantages: good signal, easy to use, records lots of data, looks nice, has a basic map
Disadvantages: map not as good as we would like, heavy on batteries.

One of the hobbies we do as a family is geocaching. For those of you who have not heard of the hobby before, it is basically a treasure hunting game using GPS. You register at the website geocaching.com to find out where the treasure is hidden, you plot t ...

cha97michelle 12.03.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Garmin eTrex Summit HC

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Hiking fun! Till you're lost! Never with eTrex

Advantages: Lightweight, robust and easy to use
Disadvantages: No interface to the computer.

I was introduced to a fascinating new hobby, Geocaching, by a review written by scalywitch in Ciao Café. Geocaching is basically a modern version of treasure hunting combined with orienteering that employs advanced technology to locate the cache. Scalywit ...

MAFARRIMOND 12.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Garmin eTrex Summit

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There's Summit About It!

Advantages: Compact, Rugged, 50 routes, Electronic Compass
Disadvantages: Battery life

I won't delve deeply into the details of how GPS works. That would take ages and you might already know. But in case you don't - suffice to say that there's a bunch of satellites orbiting the earth. Each one sends out a time signal along with it's unique ...

LegendaryMrDude 15.02.2006 · Read full review
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