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Offline Jarnhamar

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« on: June 25, 2016, 13:56:13 »
Looking to buy a GPS watch, have my eye on a Garmin Fenix 2.  Refurbished ones (with 1 yr warranty) run around $200 with new being $300.

I'm not a watch/ GPS watch guy.  Is paying the extra $100 worth while to pick it up new or are refurbished ones good to go? I've never bought something refurbished before.
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Re: GPS Watch; new or refurbished?
« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2016, 14:27:16 »
In my experience new is the way to go. I'd recommend picking one up at MEC. 15% military discount and never ending no hassle return policy. I bought a Suunto Vector. Pricy but worth it.

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« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2018, 17:11:10 »
Hi i'm looking, i looked back to old subject, but didn't find what i was looking as a good answer for me.

So i'm looking to buy a GPS Watch, i'm not looking for the best one, but want to buy the best one for me at a fair price...

So i'm looking the be a GPS, so i can see the topography, i can make waypoints, track or a route in a software in a computer (like base camp with garmin),
it can give a map grid so i can find myself faster, it as a compass

Not necessary a Garmin i know them and they are expensive, but if they are good in what i'm looking for just tell me

thanx you guys (and gyrlz)

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Re: GPS watch
« Reply #3 on: May 14, 2018, 17:15:45 »
GPS watches are also discussed in,

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« Last Edit: May 14, 2018, 19:16:24 by mariomike »
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