It’s Christmas time, let’s see what the world is talking about this year as we approach the festive season.
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So, without a further a do let’s get on with this month’s GPS Training Podcast
Two-way satellite communicators – the big change over the past year
inReach messenger, Zoleo to compliment inReach mini2, 66i. 700i and 750i
It has certainly got us thinking the best way to communicate whilst off grid with the apps a. umber of these devices are now using
Best budget – Garmin Instinct
Best top end – Garmin Fenix 7
We have adjusted prices this past week so very competitive on price
Don’t forget you get Gold Support package
Best budget – 32x, 65s
Best top end – 66s, 66sr (mention stock of 66sr coming up to Christmas – Garmin no stock until Mid to Late Jan 2023)
Best large screen – Montana 700
Don’t forget you get – Online resource and support packages from us from GPS Training.
Best accessories for presents – Stocking fillers
Headtorches – discussed in last month’s podcast
Aquapacks – for phones and rucksacks
If people keep asking you what you want for Christmas, why not get that person to book you onto a place on our two-day training courses we have around the country.
Two ways of doing this –
Clayton, South Downs
Burley, New Forest
Calver, Peak District
Mungrisdale, Lake District
Peebles, Scottish Borders
To find out more about our GPS courses please go to our website – GPSTraining.co.uk > then select either Garmin or SatMap courses
15% – 20% loss of battery life in winter in the UK
it’s possible for your iPhone to suddenly die despite indicating 30% battery lifetime left. So why is it that your iPhone battery dies in cold weather?
If your phone’s level of warmth drops below 0 degrees Celsius (32 degrees Fahrenheit) or gets above 35 degrees Celsius (95 degrees Fahrenheit) its function is likely to fail.
Zoleo Two Way Satellite – if you are not paying for the Location Share + as an add-on (£4.50 per month) for live tracking, as Check-in messages are now free with all packages why not use the simple check in message (tick icon on unit) or from the app or from the app using the tick icon , if you want your location to also be shown goto cogwheel (Setup) on app – Check-in, Location & SOS settings – Check in Settings make sure Include Location with check-in messages selected
Manage your 5 x check-in contacts from website myzoleo.com
Garmin Outdoor watch great for quick check of Grid reference to cross refer with OS Map.
To find more top tips please do sign up for the GPS Training online resource, this is packed full of video top tips. Go to our website – gpstraining.co.uk and click on the – Online resource – on the top menu bar
Tel: 01669 621044