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All Forum Posts by Jonathan Shefftz

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inReach first month = prorated
The first month for the inReach is prorated -- or at least mine was last year. And the month is not a calendar month, but a 30/31-day period that starts on the 7th and ends on the 6th . . . or at ...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
July 17, 4:35pm

no-goTenna
So let's see: - DeLorme inReach can send and receive messages with any SMS or email address anywhere in the world vs - goTenna can send and receive messages only with another goTenna-linked ...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
July 17, 4:33pm

Track Export Feature
Nice that the track export feature has returned -- migrated to a new spot, which also has just the right amount of available real estate to its left to allow for an "import" button (pleas...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
July 07, 8:17am

More Feedback on Explorer
I posted a detailed review here: http://www.amazon.com/review/R2JLBBG6VLZGUD/ref=cm_cr_pr_viewpnt#R2JLBBG6VLZGUD ... which prompted a follow-up from DeLorme (with gpx support coming soon, yeah!).

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
June 29, 2:11pm

Take this up with Liberty Mountain (the distributor)
Although the other suggested approaches might work in other contexts, I highly doubt these various agencies will be very invested in such a relatively small financial dispute over such an arcane di...

In GEAR » 123mountain.com CAUTION
June 20, 7:28pm

in the cloud . . .
Unfortunately all the navigational data storage is only on the device and in the cloud with no file import capability. And the only export capability is for track logs originally created on the d...

In GEAR » DeLorme announced today the inReach Explorer - It incorporates many navigation functions
June 15, 11:04am

Explorer = very limited navigational functions
Load a topographical base map, hah! Can't even load waypoints and/or tracks/routes via gpx file. Instead, to transfer any navigational data beforehand to the device, you have to click on a we...

In GEAR » DeLorme announced today the inReach Explorer - It incorporates many navigation functions
June 13, 2:23pm

Explorer & gpx files
I had already placed my order when I read your post about the lack of gpx file support. I hoped that was incorrect, but as of now it is true, sigh... Actually, the truth is even more complicated,...

In GEAR » DeLorme announced today the inReach Explorer - It incorporates many navigation functions
June 07, 8:52pm

Explorer Invoicing Problems
The latest invoice just arrived: even though I'm supposed to get 10 freebies per "monthly" billing cycle (7th of each month through to the 6th of the following month), DeLorme is now...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
June 07, 11:03am

Deja Vu all over again...
Yes, it's like the initial SE roll-out all over again! (Even took five rounds of phone calls with DeLorme tech support to get my Explorer to realize it was indeed an Explorer and not some sort...

In GEAR » DeLorme inReach SE announced, ships mid to late April
June 06, 4:08pm

All Reader Reviews by Jonathan Shefftz

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Patagonia Spraymaster
I bought this in part motivated by a glowing review in Backpacker magazine, plus this review from Outside: http://outside.away.com/outside/gear/gear.tcl?gear=Patagonia-Spraymaster&gear_id=2461&am...

In Clothing - Raingear
May 31, 6:49pm

Wild Things Epic Wind Shirt
Note: this is for the non-hooded partial-zip pullover model. The downsides: - Heavy by BPL standards, although then again, we’re talking just a few ounces of excess over my Helly Hanson Mars or Mo...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
May 31, 6:31pm

Camp XLH95 Harness
After using this harness for two days of training on snow (but not a real glacier) and a few indoor practice sessions, I finally used it for real the last two days on Mt Baker. (We hiked up to the ba...

In Climbing Gear & Accessories
July 05, 1:15pm