[GeoStL] Re: Main GPSr?

  • From: Bart Cross <bartcross@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 14 Jan 2012 18:52:43 -0600

And I assume GSAK for waypoint management?

Thanks everyone!

B

On Jan 14, 2012, at 6:36 PM, Jim Greene <jimsgreene@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Using a phone GPS is okay, but there are a few things to look out for. First 
> is availability, way out in the woods and in hilly terrain you may have 
> trouble with signals. Then there is accuracy, some phones are not as accurate 
> as a GPS. We have seen coordinates way off with caches placed by phone GPS. 
> This has improved considerably though. Also GPS' tend to be sturdier and 
> waterproof. So take these factors into consideration. I still use my 60csx 
> for almost all caching. 
> 
> Jim
> 
> On Sat, Jan 14, 2012 at 6:23 PM, Bart Cross <bartcross@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> -
> I used to use a Garmin 60cx as my main GPSr but have pretty much switched to 
> my iPhone because of the app integration. Are others moving to phones as 
> their main GPSr too?
> 
> Bart
> 
> bartindesperes
> 
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