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One for the detectorists GARMIN GPS60

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Plot all your tips with this clever machine




Garmin GPS 60 Overview

Backwoods, boundary waters, blue highways — the Garmin GPS 60 is your trusted guide to the great outdoors. The GPS 60 and its counterpart, the GPSMAP 60, are packed with several of the features found in the 60-series color navigators, but sport an affordable, high-resolution monochrome display for outdoor enthusiasts on a budget.

Get Rugged Navigation

The robust, waterproof Garmin GPS 60 is the perfect, low-cost navigator for wherever your spirit of adventure takes you:


Large, sunlight-readable, four-level grayscale display with bright LED backlight makes it easy to find your way, day or night

Up to 28 hours of battery life for more hours of outdoor enjoyment

WAAS-enabled for even more precise location and navigation

Both serial and USB connections for fast and versatile connection to your computer

Get Fun-filled Features

GPS 60 has one megabyte (MB) of internal memory for storing points of interest, and it comes factory preloaded with a worldwide city point database. Just find the place you want to go to, and the GPS 60 creates a straight-line route to your destination. The GPS 60 also offers special geocaching features, indoor and outdoor games, an alarm clock, sunrise/sunset and moon phase tables, optimal hunting and fishing times — plus much more.


Garmin GPS 60: Making it easy to navigate the great outdoors on a budget.




Physical & Performance:

Unit dimensions, WxHxD:

2.4" x 6.1" x 1.3" (6.1 x 15.5 x 3.3 cm)

Display size, WxH:

1.5" x 2.2" (3.8 x 5.6 cm)

Display resolution, WxH:

160 x 240 pixels

Display type:

4 level gray LCD


7.0 oz (198 g) with batteries


2 AA batteries (not included)

Battery life:

up to 28 hours



PC interface:

serial and USB

RoHS version available:

Maps & Memory:

Ability to add maps:

accepts points of interest data

Built-in memory:

1 MB





Track log:

10,000 points, 20 saved tracks


Geocaching mode:

Outdoor GPS games:

Hunt/fish calendar:

Sun and moon information:

Area calculation:


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That's a nice one Dooly. I have a 60cx whish has the color screen. Very reliable GPS's. I use mine on my mortorcycle sometimes.

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I used to own a handheld on our boat. This GSP with chart plotter/auto pilot will take you where you want to go without touching the controls. (open water)There's a ton of wiring that accompanies this.





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