Send Google Map Locations to Your GPS

TweetWell here is a little feature I just learned about today.  Google has made it so that you can send a location that you find on a map directly to your GPSr.  It’s a two step process.  I think I’ll be using this in the future. Here’s a video from Garmin that explains how it […]

Two-Way GPS

TweetWell it’s not exactly two-way GPS tracking but you can send text messages and update your position via the soon to be released DeLorme Earthmate PN-60w with SPOT Satellite Communicator. The SPOT beacon has been around for a while. It is a personal emergency beacon that sends a message via satellite to give rescuers your […]

Review Garmin Colorado GPSr

TweetWhen I attend geocaching group events it would appear that Garmin is the manufacturer of choice for geocachers.  It’s no wonder that is the case.  Garmin makes an excellent handheld GPS receiver. I did my first Geocache yesterday with my new Colorado 300.  Overall the experience was pretty good but I can tell you that […]

Add Pull-Tab to Garmin Power Cable

TweetI recently discovered that the strain relief on my Garmin external power cable had failed.   The wire was still okay but it wouldn’t be for long if I didn’t do something about it.  While thinking about how to fix this problem I realized that the underlying issue was there there isn’t enough of the […]

Gadget Geeks

TweetI went out and did a first to find last night.  I was reading the logs to see who has found the cache since then and I just had to chuckle at what was in the logs. mine:  “I saw this in my inbox and called Bakers Dozen” Bakers Dozen:  “The email came in on […]