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by bobtail
Fri Jun 21, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Navigation
Topic: Which navigation thing!!
Replies: 1
Views: 398

Re: Which navigation thing!!

As I keep repeating here, you're better off getting a decent smartphone if you're just following a GPX track (ie, what the TET is). A decent refurbished Android or iPhone shouldn't cost you more than 150EUR and there are plenty of free maps and apps that will work better for the TET than the cheaper...
by bobtail
Fri Jun 21, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Navigation
Topic: Guru maps on iphone
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Re: Guru maps on iphone

Here is the manual that explains the process of importing a GPX file There are several options, the easiest one is probably using the URL. EDIT I removed a link I previously posted after being told those were the wrong files. Sorry about th...
by bobtail
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Navigation
Topic: GPX navigation with Garmin GPSmap 60CSX?
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Re: GPX navigation with Garmin GPSmap 60CSX?

Hi, The problem with this device is that it's limited to 500 points per track and the TET track for Belgium has many thousands. When you transfer the GPX file, it will reduce those thousands of points to 500. The problem then is that the device will try send you not from point 1 to point 2, but on a...
by bobtail
Fri Apr 12, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Navigation
Topic: GPS Units
Replies: 34
Views: 17471

Re: GPS Units

Here's my two cents: My Garmin GPSMAP60 csx is an old but good device, but it is not compatible with the TET gpx. The reason for that is that it can only hold tracks with 500 points. After transferring the .gpx file you can see the TET track on the map but the device has reduced the track from over ...
by bobtail
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: Navigation
Topic: Can I use my Samsung s6 for tet
Replies: 4
Views: 765

Re: Can I use my Samsung s6 for tet

Generally speaking, off-road tracks are not routeable which means a GPS or phone won't have arrows telling you where to go. Openstreetmaps are the best, which is a set of maps that can be used in various apps on your phone, or on various GPS devices. You'll see a map with all roads & trials (even do...
by bobtail
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Navigation
Topic: TET onto Google Maps
Replies: 15
Views: 3279

Re: TET onto Google Maps

@mitchelmores - to see the TET on google maps the easiest solution is: - Visit (this is NOT the normal Google Maps) - Create A New Map - At the top left you'll see the "layers" and a link to "Import" - Select the TET gpx track The track and all waypoints will then be displayed on t...