[ntp:questions] Too much offset from GPS?

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Tue Mar 11 18:01:22 UTC 2008


On 2008-03-11, Unruh <unruh-spam at physics.ubc.ca> wrote:
> Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org> writes:
>
>>The USD249.99 GPSMAP 60 is a mapping receiver.
>
>>The USD74.50 GPS18 LVC is a timing receiver.
>
> 68.50

The exact price is irrelevant.

The key detail here, which you overlooked in your haste, is the
price differential between a ~$70 GPS suitable for timing and a ~$250
suitable for geocaching.

>You are quoting the USB which is useless for timing.

I quite clearly wrote "GPS18 LVC". Again, the exact MSRP is not the
point here.

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Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
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