The 10-level grayscale GPSMAP 182 and the
16 colour, sunlight readable GPSMAP 182C are large screen models well suited for
automobile, SUV and RV use as well as for marine and even VFR aviation applications.
large numbers option of these models makes them even easier to read, continuously
displaying your location and trip data as you travel. The
high speed processor allows you to rapidly zoom in on the display for quick access
to greater street detail and points of interest information such as address and
map detail from a variety of MapSource
CDROMs can be loaded into GARMIN
data cards (available in sizes ranging from 8MB to 128MB) to provide quick
and easy GPS access to street level detail and points of interest data including
locations of rest areas, fuel stations, lodging, emergency services and more.
Loading of map detail to data cards can be performed in just minutes with the
use of an optional USB Data Card
GPSMAP 182 and GPSMAP 182C do not automatically calculate a route
but you can easily plan your own routes as a series of waypoints
and then program the 182 to navigate those routes, directing you
from waypoint to waypoint with ease. Routes of your own choice
can be planned either directly on the GPS unit or on your computer
and then transferred to the GPS using a PC
Interface Cable. Many travelers prefer the greater flexibility
provided by this manual routing; 50 reversible routes with 50
waypoints per route can be stored.
of an external antenna provides greatest flexibility of positioning for optimal
viewing and convenience. Either GA29
or GA 26C are suitable; for automobile
use, the smaller GA 26C is most often
automobile use the GPSMAP 182 and GPSMAP 182C can be conveniently
powered with an optional cigarette
lighter cable and a variety of mounting options are available.
If space and suitable positioning permits, the supplied gimbal
mount can simply be screwed in position, but a RAM
mount solution may provide more viewing options allowing for
the GPS unit to be tilted and swivelled as required for passengers'
or driver's convenience. GPSMAP 182 models measure 6.18"
H x 6.30"W x 2.6" D.
a built-in worldwide
basemap, both GPSMAP 182 models are also fully compatible
with GARMIN's new BlueChart marine cartography for even greater
Canada data cards are available now!