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post #16 of Old 08-12-2009
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Originally Posted by daddyhobbit View Post
I am being lured by the siren song of cheap dollars of buy it now on ebay one of the $99.00 GPS mouse and a gazillion charts that turn my otherwise unsuspecting laptop into a chart plotter.
However the old adage of " to good to be true" is ringing in my ears. Does anyone have experience with any of these? Are they worthy of my investment or should I just buy a Garmin with the appropriate chips?
Jim having a hockey puck gps and a bunch of charts is not much use without a piece of software called Navigation software. a friend of mine,
olaf_hansen01 at in Norway can help you set up completely for a very reasonable price. Contact him directly please

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