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[aprssig] GPS Display of D700 stations

Tom Russo russo at bogodyn.org
Sun Sep 10 16:59:23 UTC 2006

The oldest, cheapest Garmin eTrex unit (the yellow one, the one that's just 
called "eTrex" with no extra name like "Legend" "Venture" or "Vista") is 
similarly unable to accept GPWPL sentences.  The other versions of the eTrex 
can accept the GPWPL sentences, though.

> On 8 Sep 2006 at 16:44, Robert Bruninga wrote:
> > ] Does anyone have a GPS connected to their D7 or D700
> > ] that does not capture and display the positions of
> > ] stations heard by the radio?
> > 
> > In otherwords what NMEA GPS's do not accept the $GPWPL sentence
> > That the D7 and D700 use to send positions to the  GPS for
> > display?

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