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Old 03-05-10, 10:30 AM   #1
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Timex HRM Problem

Recently purchased a Timex HRM, one of those to be worn on the wrist like a watch.
Works fine on the wrist, but when I go for a ride I mount it on the handle bar of bike so I can see it better, wrapped around a piece of pipe insulation, and it seems to work for a few minutes, then loses the signal, it is no further way then my wrist, and I am wondering if may be due to the cold, the temperature is starting to climb a little above freezing here now.
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Old 03-08-10, 02:18 PM   #2
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batteries?

Are you talking about the signal from the GPS unit to the watch or the HRM? My guess is the battery is low- possibly due to the low temp. I put the GPS on my belt or strapped to my arm, works fine.
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