Archive for June, 2011

 Adding GPS Coordinates as a way point with the Garmin astro 220

Another Trick someone asked me along these same lines is He wanted to save GPS coordinates and Locations that you are not physically at. This one took me a while to figure out But the question was how to input in GPS coordinates. But Let’s Say your friend looses his dogs or get’s Hurt and [...]



 Marking a Location Other than Your location Garmin Astro 220

Here is how to Mark a Location other than your location.  For example You might want to mark the Tree before you get to it encase your dogs leave the tree.  Most of the time If you are like myself You want to Scroll over and Hit the Mark Button,  However that will just Mark [...]



 Garmin to Aquire Tri-Tronics.

Released today is the announcement that Garmin intends to Acquire Tri-Tronics.   There are many reasons for a company would aquire another company, but it leaves most hounds men to Assume that Garmin is Interested in building a Tracker/Training system as the next step.   Here is the Link to the Official Press release from Garmin. [...]



 Official Garmin Press release for Astro 320

http://garmin.blogs.com/pr/2011/06/garmin-introduces-next-generation-astro-320-dog-tracker.html Garmin® Introduces Next-Generation Astro® 320 Dog Tracker Posted June 2, 2011 | 06:00 AM in Industry-Leading Map Capability, Increased Range, Enhanced Features OLATHE, Kansas/June 2, 2011/Business Wire/ – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the Astro 320, a new handheld dog tracking [...]



 Garmin Astro 320 Vs Astro 220

  Garmin Astro 220      VS       Garmin Astro 320 Display Size 1.6″ x 2.2″. x 1.3″ 2.3″ x 6.3″ x 2.6″. ; 2.6″ diag (6.6 cm) Display Resolution 160 x 240 pixels 160 x 240 pixels Display Type 256 level color transflective, 65-K color TFT Weight 6.5 oz 9.2 oz Battery 2 AA batteries 2 AA batteries Battery [...]