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post #11 of 14 Old 11-08-2012, 04:26 PM
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i wouldn't use a gps i knew a guy that used one on his bike and BAM woke up with herpes the next day
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Originally Posted by CBRMike View Post
I do not condone what I did but the time I used one I used a car suction cup mount and stuck it to my tac. It stayed. LOL
haha, thats funny!!!

Chances are I won't be doing that. I'll figure out a way to mount it.
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I have a RAM mount for mine. On my BMW airhead it was almost a requirement if you wanted to know how fast you were really going. I find the CBR's speedometer to be accurate enough that the GPS is redundant.
I will still have one mounted whenever I go for a day or overnight ride, though.

That said, I have always used Garmin handhelds (because I am also a Geocacher).
It used to be a etrex Legend, but after my last hard drive reformat I could not get it to talk to my PC anymore.
So I upgraded to a Oregon 450 - still a pretty small screen but it is in color now.
It does have a touch screen, and that freaked me out until I tried it with my gloves on, and it works just fine.
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+1 on Nuvi 550. Works fine for basic stuff. use the back end of a ballpoint pen for a 'stylus' .
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