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Old 08-12-2005, 09:09 PM
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looking for a gps plotter that is fairly small in size that can be mounted off a bracket. what are you guys running and how do you like what you have? how much do the data chips/cards cost for it?thx in advance for any info.
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Old 08-12-2005, 09:43 PM
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I have a Garmin 182C chartplotter. I love it. It does everything I need.
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Old 08-13-2005, 12:08 AM
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Originally Posted by checkmate454mag
I have a Garmin 182C chartplotter. I love it. It does everything I need.
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Old 08-13-2005, 05:28 AM
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I use the lowrance m68c which is a combo depth charter and GPS, comes loaded with all USA maps however the maps are don't have the fine details as a pure gps plotter. No chips required. It shows land, water, bouys, town names. I bought it due to it's size and provides all the ability I need for to find my way around. Depends on how much detail you need on your maps, I don't cruise the coast line so wasn't concerned about the details. I'm very happy with the unit.
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276C .... you can get a kit to use it in your automobile also ....

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NavMan 5500. Color, 5" diag.

They've extended the $175 rebate.
The 5500 can be had for $515 online, then minus the rebate.
More features than Garmin, C-Map cartography, and optional fuel flow monitoring for $150 (twins).

I had my rebate in less than 3 weeks

www.navman.com
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276c, small, portable and it has all the functions you'll need.
No wiring necessary.
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