Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2008/08/29

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Subject: [Leica] re:GPS
From: images at (Tina Manley)
Date: Fri Aug 29 12:19:59 2008
References: <4BC1E0C648494C539285FEDD876AA31D@Bigguy> <> <>

At 01:52 PM 8/29/2008, you wrote:
>Be sure to buy a GPS that has a barometric altimeter rather than
>relying on GPS for altitude since down in the canyon you won't have an
>unobstructed view of the entire sky which will limit the angular
>spread of available satellites giving you less precision especially
>for altitude.

Thanks, Adam. That's the kind of thing I need to know.  I'll look up 
the specs on the ones I'm considering.


Tina Manley 

In reply to: Message from walt at (Walt Johnson) ([Leica] re:GPS)
Message from images at (Tina Manley) ([Leica] re:GPS)
Message from abridge at (Adam Bridge) ([Leica] re:GPS)