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by Glider
Sat Aug 17, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Photo Thread
Replies: 28
Views: 13200

Re: Photo Thread

Last Thursday night, tent bivouac on Monte Jafferau, Bardonecchia, TET Italy section 2. A cold, windy night, so windy I was obliged to place the tent downwind the fortification ruins. Thanks to a full moon, the sight was amazing. No one in a radius of chilometers, just me, my tent, my bike and the n...
by Glider
Thu Jul 18, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Navigation
Topic: Galaxy Samsung Tab Active 2 as nav device
Replies: 12
Views: 5043

Re: Galaxy Samsung Tab Active 2 as nav device

I wrote here my experience with Galaxy Tab Active 2.
by Glider
Thu Jul 18, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Travel Kit
Topic: Smartphone for Navigation
Replies: 8
Views: 1471

Re: Smartphone for Navigation

After few months and about 4.000 km I confirm what Didado said, almost impossible to power the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 with POGOs on my Husqvarna 701. In the beginning I tried with a typical motorbike USB charger bought on Amazon. The first time I used it I got a heavy rain, after 15/20 minutes ...
by Glider
Sun Apr 21, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Travel Kit
Topic: Smartphone for Navigation
Replies: 8
Views: 1471

Re: Cheap Smartphone for Navigation

Didado,

I just received the Galaxy Tab Active 2 RAM cradle and I'm installing it on my bike, but neither the power connector nor the POGO pins seems to be waterproof.
Have yoy ever used it in wet/rainy conditions?
by Glider
Wed Apr 03, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Navigation
Topic: Can I use my Samsung s6 for tet
Replies: 4
Views: 648

Re: Can I use my Samsung s6 for tet

I can suggest the app Locus . There is a free edition with few limitations and an advertising banner or a € 10 pro version. You can navigate using on line maps (some for free, some to be paid) or, better for off road bikers, free off line maps taken from OpenAndromaps , very easy to download and ins...