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02-23-12, 09:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 599
Posted By luv2climb

Max shows up in the post ride summary file...

Max shows up in the post ride summary file however.
10-06-11, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By luv2climb

You might get better responses to this question...

You might get better responses to this question over here:

https://forums.garmin.com/forumdisplay.php?s=&daysprune=&f=245
10-01-11, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,933
Posted By luv2climb

Courses are a type of file. They have an...

Courses are a type of file. They have an extension of TCX or CRS.
10-01-11, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,933
Posted By luv2climb

Courses can provide turn by turn directions but...

Courses can provide turn by turn directions but they must be manually added to the file. Some of the websites that create courses will add them for you however I find that using Garmin Training...
08-28-11, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,028
Posted By luv2climb

I have only lost one tail light and it was when I...

I have only lost one tail light and it was when I ran off the road around a sharp downhill curve. That's it in 25 years of riding.

Due to the constant vibration it is also really important to...
07-09-11, 08:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 539
Posted By luv2climb

There are no GPS applications for an iPod. Only...

There are no GPS applications for an iPod. Only iPhones have the ability to receive the GPS satellite signals.
05-30-11, 07:23 PM
Replies: 1,232
Views: 112,065
Posted By luv2climb

Based on the things you have tried here are my...

Based on the things you have tried here are my thoughts:
- Magnet alignment may be off. Be sure it is passing the arm along the indicated line. It is hard to tell from the picture but it appears...
05-08-11, 09:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By luv2climb

I would post your question over here: ...

I would post your question over here:

https://forums.garmin.com/forumdisplay.php?s=&daysprune=&f=245

There are folks from the Netherlands on the forum and they can tell you which maps work...
04-02-11, 03:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,469
Posted By luv2climb

Don't have a 500 anymore. Replaced it with the...

Don't have a 500 anymore. Replaced it with the 800. To answer your question though, I think the 500 has only a total odometer and not a separate one for each bike.

If you have some more questions...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-06-11, 01:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 455
Posted By luv2climb

You can get all of those fields on the course...

You can get all of those fields on the course screen. In fact you can place them on jus about any screen. The only two fields that are locked to the screen with the graphic are the time/distance...
02-12-11, 11:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 783
Posted By luv2climb

If you have properly paired them then on future...

If you have properly paired them then on future rides all you have to do is change to the profile you want to use and the Edge will function just fine.
01-29-11, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 599
Posted By luv2climb

The GSC10 you received may have a battery that is...

The GSC10 you received may have a battery that is almost dead. Seems to be a fairly common occurrence. I am guessing a new battery may fix the problem.
01-28-11, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 936
Posted By luv2climb

If you bought it new it came with two mounts in...

If you bought it new it came with two mounts in the box.
01-22-11, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 799
Posted By luv2climb

- Turn off the backlight - Turn off the compass...

- Turn off the backlight
- Turn off the compass
- I there may also be a battery saver feature on that unit but not 100% sure

I routinely get over 8 hours when I use my rechargeables as the other...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-11, 12:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By luv2climb

+1 on that one. Donnie is great. Don't worry...

+1 on that one. Donnie is great. Don't worry about the weather too much. You will want full finger gloves, arm and knee warmers for part of the descent. You will eventually strip them off. I did it 3...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-10, 12:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 819
Posted By luv2climb

The 800 has an alert to help avoid this. If the...

The 800 has an alert to help avoid this. If the unit senses you are moving but the timer is off your will hear a beep and get an on screen prompt to remind you to press start.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-30-10, 11:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 819
Posted By luv2climb

It does not create a new lap. It will create a...

It does not create a new lap. It will create a new file completely. Not big deal it you know ahead of time but very irritating if you are not expecting it.
12-29-10, 10:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,914
Posted By luv2climb

I have a Dinotte 140R-AA and love it. It's is...

I have a Dinotte 140R-AA and love it. It's is extremely visible during the daytime and I use it on ALL solo rides. It is too bright for group rides and can blind someone drafting behind me. A single...
12-19-10, 02:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 707
Posted By luv2climb

I had the 705 and now the 800. Both have worked...

I had the 705 and now the 800. Both have worked just fine for in car navigation. Keep in mind it does not talk to you like a made for car unit, it just beeps. Also, the screen is not very big.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-10, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By luv2climb

I have tried to use the 60CSx on the bars of my...

I have tried to use the 60CSx on the bars of my road bike. It did pop out several times on the first ride and I never did it again. Luckily I had looped the lanyard around the bars so it did not go...
12-08-10, 09:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,336
Posted By luv2climb

I have used the older Garmin hard strap for years...

I have used the older Garmin hard strap for years with no issues. I purchased a Garmin soft strap back in January. Works great. Very little rust, I don't wash after every ride so washing more...
11-25-10, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 650
Posted By luv2climb

Which HR strap do you have. Garmin has three...

Which HR strap do you have. Garmin has three different ones that I know about on the market. One hard plastic one and two soft fabric ones with a trasmitter.

Off the top of my head one thought is...
10-19-10, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 631
Posted By luv2climb

It will use the circumference that it currently...

It will use the circumference that it currently has stored from the 32c tire. It does not switch between manual and auto.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-10, 09:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 838
Posted By luv2climb

No issue here either. As was mentioned go to a...

No issue here either. As was mentioned go to a shop and look at one.
10-08-10, 10:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,452
Posted By luv2climb

Good point! I do this too when I am out in pitch...

Good point! I do this too when I am out in pitch black. I actually use my Dinotte on EVERY ride, day or night.
10-08-10, 09:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,452
Posted By luv2climb

Depending on the light it may have a failsafe...

Depending on the light it may have a failsafe mode. When my batteries get too low to continue running in whatever flashing mode I have set it to the light turns on solid red. Granted it is at a much...
09-23-10, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By luv2climb

More bundles will probably be offered later. I...

More bundles will probably be offered later. I agree with the other folks that you should get it without the SD card pre-loaded with maps. While the maps on SD card are just fine the DVD give you the...
09-13-10, 09:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,776
Posted By luv2climb

You could browse through the postings here: ...

You could browse through the postings here:

https://forums.garmin.com/forumdisplay.php?f=219

But if all else fails dont hesitate to call Garmin. They are pretty good at taking care of customers.
08-31-10, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By luv2climb

A great place for info is the Garmin forums site....

A great place for info is the Garmin forums site. There is a group specific to the 500. Here is the link:

https://forums.garmin.com/forumdisplay.php?s=&daysprune=&f=219
08-26-10, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By luv2climb

It is certified to IPX7 water resistant...

It is certified to IPX7 water resistant standards.

"Most newer Garmin® GPS units are waterproof in accordance with IEC 60529 IPX7. IEC 60529 is a European system of test specification standards...
06-26-10, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 605
Posted By luv2climb

+1

+1
06-19-10, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By luv2climb

The street names can be an issue. Each city and...

The street names can be an issue. Each city and state may frequently place the common name of the street on signs. The City Nav pulls the data from sources that only list the official street numbers....
06-19-10, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By luv2climb

I had a 705 for two years and used it for car...

I had a 705 for two years and used it for car navigation on many occasions. If you have the City Nav maps that works just fine. What maps were you trying to do it with?

I now have a 500. It is...
06-11-10, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 981
Posted By luv2climb

This is actually a bug on the Edge 500 currently....

This is actually a bug on the Edge 500 currently. It does not matter if you properly reset or not. Take a read over here for more details.
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06-09-10, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 615
Posted By luv2climb

I have the 500 now and had the 705 previously. ...

I have the 500 now and had the 705 previously.

Garmin does have Garmin Connect which is online. They also have Garmin Training Center for PC's. There are however other programs that you can use....
06-09-10, 09:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 615
Posted By luv2climb

What features are you seeing in the Polar that...

What features are you seeing in the Polar that the 705 does not have? In addition to being a GPS the 705 also supports courses for use with the virtual training partner and can also be paired with a...
05-31-10, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By luv2climb

Yes it will do it. I had the 705 and used it for...

Yes it will do it. I had the 705 and used it for the car on many occasions. The biggest draw back is screen size, makes it hard to see when you are watching the road too. As you already know you will...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-10, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By luv2climb

Well since she has only done it once so far I...

Well since she has only done it once so far I would have to say that she was saying you feel duing and after the workout. In a few more weeks I will know more.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-10, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By luv2climb

My wife is actually getting her trainer...

My wife is actually getting her trainer certification on it this weekend for the gym she works at. We will then be getting the gear shortly there after so she can put me through the workouts at home....
05-03-10, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 599
Posted By luv2climb

How about splitting a piece of PVC pipe? It will...

How about splitting a piece of PVC pipe? It will lay flat against the stem but give you a curved surface for the mount. It may also give the zip ties a better angle to get purchase against.
04-27-10, 02:47 PM
Replies: 1,232
Views: 112,065
Posted By luv2climb

I have heard that story about how the avg speed...

I have heard that story about how the avg speed was used to calculate the course ETA but never found that the unit deviated from the 12 mph figure.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-26-10, 09:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 651
Posted By luv2climb

As for accuracy, are you using the GSC10 sensor...

As for accuracy, are you using the GSC10 sensor or trying to rely only on satelite signals?
04-14-10, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By luv2climb

Hmm, tried to open it using TC and MapSource...

Hmm, tried to open it using TC and MapSource neither of them would touch it.

Is your Edge running the latest firmware? There were some bugs in earlier firmwares that on occasion would cause...
04-08-10, 10:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By luv2climb

Can you attach the file here and I will take a...

Can you attach the file here and I will take a look at it.
04-07-10, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By luv2climb

Did you reset it prior to the ride you are...

Did you reset it prior to the ride you are looking for. If not it will be combined with the previous ride you did.
04-06-10, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1,232
Views: 112,065
Posted By luv2climb

The ETA at destination does not use your actual...

The ETA at destination does not use your actual or even average speed. At one point I had calculated it and it was using something like 14mph. I have not heard of anyway to get it to use anything but...
04-06-10, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By luv2climb

The 705 does not create CRS files. It only...

The 705 does not create CRS files. It only creates TCX files. Is there a chance you placed a course CRS file in the history folder by accident?
04-02-10, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1,232
Views: 112,065
Posted By luv2climb

Glad to hear you will get it swapped out. I take...

Glad to hear you will get it swapped out. I take it you dont have an REI near you as they would swap it in the store for you?
04-02-10, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 589
Posted By luv2climb

This is correct. The 705 uses the sensor if it is...

This is correct. The 705 uses the sensor if it is in use. There is only one sensor that Garmin offers and it is intended to be mounted on the left chain stay (not seat stay). This accessorie is an...
04-01-10, 09:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 810
Posted By luv2climb

You are experiencing what many of us call FJS...

You are experiencing what many of us call FJS (flapping jersey syndrome). For some reason the Garmin HR starps suffer from static electricity build up. It is the worst in cool dry climates. In...
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