The degrees which must be added to or subtracted from the current heading to reach the course to the intended waypoint. Waypoints can be established anywhere to mark a location; the device will even store symbolized waypoints to let you mark fishing holes or camps with small graphics that appear on the stored GPS routes. Small hand held GPS receiver with easy to read display, electronic compass, barometrical altimeter and serial interface. The Garmin Geko series has been discontinued and is no longer available to buy from Garmin. December 17, Affordable Optics:

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Garmin/Geko series

The feature I really like about this item is the computer screen where you can customize it with just about any feature you want. December 17, Affordable Optics: The mode saves recording unnecessary gemo when waiting at bus stop or at a junction.

I played with the device for a half-hour before looking at the manual and had the basics figured out. This wipes everything, including waypoints, owner information etc.

The standard garmin serial cable allows you to ge,o tracks and waypoints off it with, for example, gpsbabel.

I was using Geko and work very good for my aplication. Adhesive base for dashboard mounting kit to use it in a second ge,o.


The geko is a small, cheap unit that runs off two AAA batteries with maybe 12 hours of life. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times.

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Current elevation Elevation diagramm Maximal elevation. The Geko series has an excellent capability for accumulating an “Active Track” and can acquire up to 10, track-points until it starts rewriting the previous data. These are economical for the server and gejo a matched resolution.

OK on a mountain bike, but the compass will not work when it’s mounted on the handlebars, so you have to move a few feet before it knows its way. The trackback feature on the Geko lets you retrace your journey from the last point, which is a great help to outdoor enthusiasts like hikers, trekkers and cyclists. View More Gift Guides. The direction from the beginning landmark of a course to its destination measured in degrees, radians, or mils or the direction from a route waypoint to the next waypoint in the route segment.

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Sherpak Elite — Car-top carrier. An electronic compass in this GPS receiver determines your direction even while you are stationary. For these three modes, the Geko has enough memory for 38,miles respectively.


Next waypoint Distance to waypoint Heading Direction to waypoint Current speed gemo.

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This is the easiest to use, lightest GPS for hiking. A Gekowith a magnetic compass and a pressure altimeter. While in the active track mode the unit gek save the track exactly as received including positional errors from initial satellite tracking, restricted satellite view and other bad conditions.

The barometric altimeter is unnecessary, as the satellite altimeters already work fine. Pretty cheap and small. I use the following recording intervals: I bought this GPS to use while I ride my bike geio the mountains and it works great. The Geko — the top-end model in a line of three — measures a scant 1.

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Waypoints Travelled path Track Current scale. Basic features include, a digital compass, an altimeter all standard GPS navigational tools and grko built-in GPS games.

I find it user friendly and easy to operate.