GPSMAP 176 provides full-featured navigation and quick map draws
using a high speed RISC processor. The
GPSMAP 176's 10-level grayscale display measures 3.75 inches
diagonal and delivers a crisp picture thanks to a pixel count
of 320 x 240.
model is equipped with a built-in
Americas Highway basemap and tide data for the United States.
detail can also be downloaded to GARMIN
data cards from MapSource
CD-ROMs and plugged into the GPSMAP 176.
WAAS-enabled, 12 parallel channel GPS receiver
Adjustable quad-helix receiving antenna with remote
Large numbers option for easy viewing.
Backlit display and keypad.
Waterproof to IPX7 standards; can be immersed in one
meter of water for up to 30 minutes (as long as you don't push the
Weighs approximately 1.5 lbs with batteries (only 14.5 ounces
without the mounting bracket!)
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5" x 3.5" x 1.5"
(handheld for those with large hands!)
Stores up to 3000 waypoints with name and graphic
symbol, and comments, as well as proximity support
50 reversible routes with 254 waypoints/route, plus
MOB and TracBack modes
2500-point automatic track log; 15 saved tracks; 500
points per track let you retrace your path in both directions.
Area Calculation: Saved track area calculation (added
in version 2.07)
Built-in celestial tables provide for sun and moon
by date and position
Operates on four AA batteries for up to 15 hours (without
backlighting), use a power/data cable to hardwire to a DC power
source, or choose the option with an included cigarette lighter
adapter for simple power supply in a vehicle.
Marine Bundle: Unit,
Marine Mount, PC Interface Cable, Power/Data Cable, Manual.