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Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2008, 08:59 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,524
Posted By spicychili
should have hit the 911 button and taken it back...

should have hit the 911 button and taken it back to the store. get enough of those and they will learn to un-register them.

I wonder if REI and other retailers know that when they take one back...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-27-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 388
Views: 16,737
Posted By spicychili
I am a maybe for this ride. :lurk

I am a maybe for this ride. :lurk
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-25-2008, 07:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 578
Posted By spicychili
Ram Mounts. ...

Ram Mounts.

http://www.ram-mount.com/cataloglarge/RAMB149ZGA20.JPG

http://products.ram-mount.com/rammount/productdetail.aspx?partnumber=RAM-B-149z-GA20U
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-24-2008, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By spicychili
kind of a winding route through colorado but...

kind of a winding route through colorado but highway 550 (million dollar highway) and independence pass into aspen are a couple of nice rides.
...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Rockies 07-23-2008, 08:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,492
Posted By spicychili
Yep. Great ride. Done it many times. Next time...

Yep. Great ride. Done it many times. Next time you do it stop in Cayon City at Cayon Cafe. Good food and great coffee.

If you are into cherry cider and other juices like that right down the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-22-2008, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,524
Posted By spicychili
They are not batch processing. It has happened...

They are not batch processing. It has happened to me and my wife a couple times.

When I got home from a ride, I checked her computer and refreshed the page. no tracks for several hours. I...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-21-2008, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2,933
Views: 402,148
Posted By spicychili
Garmin Mobile ...

Garmin Mobile

https://buy.garmin.com/shop/shop.do?cID=139&pID=13484

cant get any easier
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-20-2008, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 702
Posted By spicychili
Ram-mounts. ...

Ram-mounts.

http://products.ram-mount.com/rammount/productdetail.aspx?partnumber=RAM-B-149z-GA7U

:thumb

http://www.ram-mount.com/cataloglarge/RAMB149ZGA7.JPG
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-16-2008, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,035
Posted By spicychili
at this point, if I were you I would hold off on...

at this point, if I were you I would hold off on the colorado for now. Wait until some good reviews come out on the Oregon. If the Oregon is a Colorado with a touch screen I would just get the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-15-2008, 07:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 14,635
Posted By spicychili
Also another thing, while not all that critical...

Also another thing, while not all that critical when riding a bike. when you plug it into a computer can it be used with nroute with out having to install additional software?

I checked it out...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-14-2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,046
Posted By spicychili
Make sure that from the main menu - setup -...

Make sure that from the main menu - setup - system - the option external power lost is set to "stay on"
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-14-2008, 09:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 929
Posted By spicychili
Sometimes when you have a long route and the...

Sometimes when you have a long route and the start and end points are close to one another, and you dont have intermediate points along the route, the zumo will recalculate the route.

Pain in the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-13-2008, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 896
Posted By spicychili
You need map source and some mapping data (either...

You need map source and some mapping data (either city navigator or topo) to load maps and routes or tracks to your unit.

There is a sticky thread in this forum that shows alot of detail about map...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-13-2008, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,933
Views: 402,148
Posted By spicychili
unless you jacked up the insides by soldering,...

unless you jacked up the insides by soldering, hardwiring should bypass the battery terminals and solve (well at least provide power) the problem.

Will garmin replace it for you? Have you taken...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-12-2008, 12:20 AM
Replies: 2,933
Views: 402,148
Posted By spicychili
If you get the CSx you can turn off the compass. ...

If you get the CSx you can turn off the compass.

I havent really had a problem burning batteries. The 60CX and 76CX are probably the last handhelds that you will be able to get from garmin with...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-11-2008, 09:10 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 14,635
Posted By spicychili
< hijack > They are awesome. I have many of...

< hijack >
They are awesome. I have many of them in different sizes for different batteries. They make them in different colors and even ones that glow.

I think the clear ones are actually the...
Forum: Equipment 07-11-2008, 09:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 870
Posted By spicychili
< hijack > They are awesome. I have many of...

< hijack >
They are awesome. I have many of them in different sizes for different batteries. They make them in different colors and even ones that glow.

I think the clear ones are actually the...
Forum: Equipment 07-11-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 870
Posted By spicychili
I agree with Sandstorm. I dont hardwire my 60...

I agree with Sandstorm. I dont hardwire my 60 series to the bike either. Batteries. Easier on and off the bike if you are into geo caching as well. For those of you wanting an easy way to carry...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-11-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 14,635
Posted By spicychili
I agree with Sandstorm. I dont hardwire my 60...

I agree with Sandstorm. I dont hardwire my 60 series to the bike either. Batteries. Easier on and off the bike if you are into geo caching as well. For those of you wanting an easy way to carry...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-11-2008, 03:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 729
Posted By spicychili
Are you riding alone? How much is your life...

Are you riding alone? How much is your life worth? Are you riding in remote areas where people are few and far between and no cell phone service?

The one that you are asking about is probably...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-11-2008, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,106
Posted By spicychili
60csx is a great all around GPS. it comes with a...

60csx is a great all around GPS. it comes with a pretty poor base map so you will have to also purchase city navigator in order to get turn by turn directions and build in points of interest.

I...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-09-2008, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By spicychili
According to the web site...

According to the web site (http://www.fathomevents.com/details.aspx?eventid=725). Here is the list of the theaters that it is showing at in Colorado.

Southlands 16
Aurora

Century Boulder...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-09-2008, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,119
Posted By spicychili
Do you have Map Source from garmin on your...

Do you have Map Source from garmin on your computer?

If so, download the data (tracks, routes, etc) from your GPS using map source, save that file as a GPX file, then in sport tracks when you go...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-08-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,119
Posted By spicychili
I havent used sport tracks but I will download it...

I havent used sport tracks but I will download it and take a look as I also have a 60csx.

One thing you might look into is the Garmin Training Center...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-08-2008, 12:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 14,635
Posted By spicychili
I have a 60csx and a zumo and the setup with the...

I have a 60csx and a zumo and the setup with the two is great. I almost bought a colorado and after reading several reviews online it just didnt stack up to the 60csx I already have.

I am looking...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-08-2008, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By spicychili
How long did you want this to take? ...

How long did you want this to take?
...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-07-2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 917
Posted By spicychili
The web site already lists one ...

The web site already lists one

http://products.ram-mount.com/rammount/productdetail.aspx?partnumber=RAM-B-149Z-SPO1

http://www.ram-mount.com/cataloglarge/RAMB149ZSPO1.JPG
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-01-2008, 09:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,998
Posted By spicychili
You can always stop by the local REI and pick up...

You can always stop by the local REI and pick up the new 2009 maps if you really wanted to. The map source program itself should be able to download the update from the garmin site. Unless it is...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-01-2008, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,998
Posted By spicychili
Try this file

Try this file
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-01-2008, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,998
Posted By spicychili
You can always have someone save them as a GPX...

You can always have someone save them as a GPX file. Then open up that. Let me send you one.
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2008, 12:15 AM
Replies: 5,805
Views: 1,056,961
Posted By spicychili
Actually here are the mirrors I swapped to. ...

Actually here are the mirrors I swapped to.

http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/1/4/68/6300/ITEM/Bikemaster-Folding-Mirror.aspx

Screw right into the existing post.

The clamp on the OEM...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2008, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5,805
Views: 1,056,961
Posted By spicychili
I did the same thing once. If you still have the...

I did the same thing once. If you still have the mirror and the post all you need is part number 2 from this image.

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMid/B0002795.png

15 bucks. ...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-29-2008, 06:48 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,583
Posted By spicychili
No. Not Possible. I have tried it many times...

No. Not Possible. I have tried it many times with a Zumo 550 with firmware 3.3 and 4.2 and have never been able to get it to do this.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-28-2008, 10:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 597
Posted By spicychili
map source works great. You can either split the...

map source works great. You can either split the track into two, or you can have the software take the 700 point track and trim it down to 500 points.

There is a pretty good thread on here that...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-28-2008, 10:29 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,583
Posted By spicychili
I am sorry that you think I am hyjacking your...

I am sorry that you think I am hyjacking your thread I though I was answering your question.

Let me answer your question. The ZUMO DOES NOT support saved tracks. It supports a bread crumb trail...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-28-2008, 10:24 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,583
Posted By spicychili
Okay I did a test for y'all. I uploaded a 200...

Okay I did a test for y'all. I uploaded a 200 mile track that was about 5000 points to see what kind of route it would create in my zumo compared to what I see on map source.

The results are that...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-28-2008, 10:07 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,583
Posted By spicychili
I am not sure how great the route becomes from a...

I am not sure how great the route becomes from a track uploaded into the zumo as I have never followed the route.

I know that on other units that when you upload a track, to be used as a track,...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-28-2008, 07:34 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,583
Posted By spicychili
Just downloaded and tested with the most recent...

Just downloaded and tested with the most recent software for the 550 zumo, and when I upload track they are converted to routes.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-28-2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,583
Posted By spicychili
I just tested this on my 550. When I import a...

I just tested this on my 550. When I import a track, it is transformed into a route. It does not display as a track like on my 60csx.

That is with Software Version 3.30

I will download the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 11-30-2007, 01:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 681
Posted By spicychili
60 series users question

So I plan a route (all off road tracking)

A - B - C - D - E

Following the route on the GPS I find that I cant get to point C so I trail blaze around C



A - B - F - D - E (C being way...
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