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Old 05-22-2008
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Sail magazine did a review of 5 small chartplotters in the April 2008 issue. They liked the Garmin 478, but the Lowrance 5300c was a close second and was rated as having the best screen. And the Lowrance is about half the price of the Garmin, even after you buy a chart cartridge.

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