[aprssig] Garmin NUVI & messaging?

Keith VE7GDH ve7gdh at rac.ca
Sat Feb 12 14:55:08 EST 2011

Kent KQ4KK wrote...

> I have a GARMIN 7200. 7" screen great to see with my 64 year old eyes.
> The Argent FMI cable works to send data to a tracker or D710. And it will
> show other stations as waypoints. BUT, alas, each time another station sends
> a location, it adds ANOTHER waypoint and does NOT erase the previous
> one. So, the waypoint memory fills up, and it takes hours to delete the old
> waypoints. 

You can just "delete all" if you aren't worried about keeping any of the
waypoints. There is also a way of storing your "permanent" waypoints on
a memory card and deleting just the ones in the Nuvi. You can also limit
the waypoints sent to the Nuvi with the Tracker 2s "maxrange" command.

73 es cul - Keith VE7GDH
"I may be lost, but I know exactly where I am!"

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