The waterproof Garmin eTrex Legend has a rocker switch on the front which allows for quick and accurate map panning, as well as selection and enter functions. The eTrex Legend stores 20 routes, each with up to 50 waypoints. Do you know what it takes to get the vista recognized. So my advice is that if you want to measure how big your fields or woods are, the Legand H is great. To save Map or Find Menu items as waypoints: 1. The Legend can provide position accuracy to less than 3 metres when receiving.
Once you have accessed the Information Page for an item, use the Goto button at the bottom of the page to initiate travel to a map item using the Map and Navigation Pages for guidance. However it has some problems, because it causes Altitude to not readout properly in pressurized airplanes. Also while I was air seeding, I marked any stones I wanted to remove with a waypoint. The zoom-in key will decrease the contrast. Additional Info we should add? Press again to get to the main menu. We believe that our combination of price, knowledge and customer service is the best that you will find anywhere. The button layout may make it a little awkward for this purpose though; a better choice for dual use might be the.
Speed Odometer Off Course Overall Avg. I have tried it using the serial connection and when I do the test it says there is communication but when I try to send coordinates to it I get an error message. In a hike in a local park with relatively dense tree cover, the accuracy was never worse than 23 feet. Yes, but automatic routing will not work. Anyone have tis problem with the Legend model? Sun and moon information: Yes 66. Perhaps Garmin has further improved the noise figure in the newest receivers.
Hope that gets you pointed in the right direction. Battery life: 18 hours 8. Can it measure distance between waypoints in a route? You can also upload Geochache coordinates directly from the website. Anyone have tis problem with the Legend model? Probable Cause Batteries are exhausted. Included Carrying Case: Protects the eTrex Legend and permits use while in the case. Each field can be changed independently, choosing from a list of 34 options. Lane Assist No Outdoor 61.
Other software, you will have to check your manual. I have the Older eTrex Vista pretty much the same as the legend , and my current computer does not have serial port. Experiments under tree cover show all the eTrex models to have more reception problems than other Garmin receivers. The new high resolution display is 160 x 288 pixels and is difficult to read because the text is so small. Also unique is the 3,000 trackpoint storage capability. Accepts data cards: No 23. I only found one hadle bar mount availible for the etrex line and Gamin implies it is the same but never says for sure.
Bluechart g2 Map Compatible: No 20. Look for the Product Registration link on the Home Page. Garmin eTrex Legend The Garmin eTrex Legend has been discontinued and replaced with the. The trip computer screen has lots of options for customization, as you can see. As a result of new processing speed, built-in memory and the high resolution display, eTrex Legend offers full-feature navigation capabilities.
I wish there was a way to use selected waypoints as with the basic garmin legend. This link will take you to a Google search on where you might browse to find some more answers about Com Port settings. I liked my Old Legend but since new computers come with out a serial ports, I have to move with the times. Useful when overlapping map sections are loaded. This button will also terminate the use of any on-screen keyboard or back you out of a menu. Make sure batteries and compartment are dry before using. I navigated from Baltimore to Cape Coral Fl.
Shown at right Carry Lanyard: Provides convenient method for car- rying the eTrex Legend. Which interface mode are you using with the Garmin? To Setup the Navigation Page: 1. You can also mark a waypoint at your current location by pressing and holding. Contrast Adjustment - Can be adjusted from light to dark using the slider adjacent to the contrast bar. Selected saved tracklogs can be displayed on the map page. Configurable vehicle icons select car-shaped icons for map navigation : No 48. Alkaline batter- ies can rupture at high temperatures.
Street Map Compatible: No 17. What port settings do i set on the port, and what communication settings do i set the vista to. Marine Software Compatible: No 19. It is accurate and provides all necessary functionality for hiking use. As soon as you change direc- tion, the eTrex Legend begins to display the area traversed thus far.