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Garmin GPS 17N

Garmin GPS 17N
alaAverage 4.4

3 reviews

Sep, 2014

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Amazon.com review summary for Garmin GPS 17N

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Garmin GPS 17N from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other GPS on Amazon.com.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Garmin GPS, GPS 17 HVS, RECEIVER, WAASGARMIN GPS 17HVS

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Works great

 

Pro: Works right out of the box...The unint is very well ruggedized and I am sure will stand up to harsh marine environment. Con: It does not come with the DB-9 connector. You have to make the RS-232 interface yourself. There is no GPS map software...

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Product Specifications

The Garmin GPS 17HVS is designed primarily for use in marine applications. It delivers exceptional accuracy while standing up to the harshest environment (meets IEC 60529 IPX7 standards). The 12-channel receiver allows for continuous tracking of all visible satellites - and it's WAAS capable, which means it can provide position accuracy of less than three meters (on average). This incredible accuracy is possible without the use of an external DGPS beacon receiver. The GPS 17HVS also offers excellent EMI/RFI performance for easy integration into systems that will be operated near mobile computing devices and wireless communications equipment. The 30-foot cable is terminated in loose wires. This pole-mounted GPS receiver produces asynchronous serial data at true RS-232 levels in the industry-standard NMEA 0183 data format. This makes it ideal for interfacing to devices (such as laptops and chartplotters) that expect to hear NMEA 0183 data from a serial com port. The GPS 17HVS also is capable of producing a TTL-level Pulse-Per-Second (PPS) signal whose rising edge is aligned to the UTC second boundary within 1 uS for all conditions in which the GPS receiver has produced a valid and accurate position for at least the previous four-second interval.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:3.4in/3.6in
Height:3.6in/4.3in
Weight:6.4oz/6.7oz/7.1oz
Width:3.4in/3.6in

GPS Compatibility

Interface:Serial

GPS System

DGPS:DGPS ready
Product Type:GPS receiver module
Receiver:12 channel
SBAS:EGNOS / WAAS/WAAS

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Manufacturer:Garmin
Model:17HVS/17N
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Garmin GPS
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