Garmin GMR-18 vs. GMR-18 HD - SailNet Community
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 Old 04-06-2009 Thread Starter
Boat designer
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: South Portland, Maine
Posts: 17
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
Garmin GMR-18 vs. GMR-18 HD

I'm about to put radar on my 32 foot sailboat and am wondering if the sharper returns of the HD antenna are worth an additional 300 bucks. I'm just looking for traffic situational awareness and don't expect to be navigating close in using the radar. The display will be below and GPS pretty much covers the close in piloting now.

Has anyone seen both displays or have any thoughts?
E32Strider is offline  
Quote Quick Reply Share with Facebook

Quick Reply

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help finding a Garmin GMR 41 please administrator Gear & Maintenance 2 08-07-2008 04:51 PM
Seeking Clarity on Garmin Chartplotters and Bluechart G2 Jim H Gear & Maintenance 3 02-03-2008 11:24 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome