[ntp:questions] GPS clock for Linux

Uwe Klein uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de
Fri Sep 12 08:49:54 UTC 2008

Terje Mathisen wrote:
> Uwe Klein wrote:
>> Steve Kostecke wrote:
>>> The GPS 18 LVC costs less than $70. Add to that the time for someone to
>>> work out the wiring and solder up the connector (well under an hour for
>>> a competant tech).
>> If you ask Garmin Europe for a quote : ~190Euro + VAT Grrrrrrr.
> Huh???
> I bought (i.e. ordered) one from a local dealer here in Oslo, I paid 
> about $120 at the time, a few years ago.
> Anyway it is so small and cheap that I'd simply order one from the US: 
> Even if you have to pay freight and customs, you're still far below that 
> Euro price!

friend of mine is a reseller for garmin. I had him ask for the price
at Garmin DE about a year ago. I was quite astonished.


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