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Spot Personal Messenger and GPS

Gadget freak that I am I was just looking at an ad for the Spot Personal Messenger and GPS. Costs about $150 and with a subscription allows you to send pre-programmed messages from anywhere as well as have your progress tracked on Google maps. Sounds like an interesting concept and was wondering if there is any experience out there with it.
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Panbo has been testing SPOT out for a bit... http://www.panbo.com/archives/2007/1...continues.html
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Panbo has been testing SPOT out for a bit... http://www.panbo.com/archives/2007/1...continues.html
Thanks. I'll keep monitoring their testing. Still curious if anyone here has used it. Sounds like it would be ideal for your trip down the west coast.
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Looks like a good way to at least say that you're okay... not too versatile, but would let your family and friends know where you were and that you were in one piece.
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Looks like a good way to at least say that you're okay... not too versatile, but would let your family and friends know where you were and that you were in one piece.
Maybe Cam should get one for his RV.
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The way he drives, it is probably a good idea... or he maybe he can get OnStar for his new RV.
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