Garmin Vista HCx

Garmin Vista HCx

Bush Search and Rescue are now using Garmin Vista HCx GPS units in the field.   These units have the following advantages over the older eTrex models:

  • Rapid acquiring of satellites
  • Greatly superior satellite reception - they work well under forest foliage
  • Mapsheets can be purchased and loaded - including roads, tracks, walking tracks and even 10m countours for most of Australia
  • Colour display with a good backlight
  • USB computer inteface
  • Joystick toggle simplifies inputting information

See also: Garmin Vista HCx tips and tricks

 

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