Holding the eTrex Summit level, line up the sighting marks on the case with a distant landmark. When mounting the eTrex Summit in a car or on a cycle, the unit will need to be tilted in order to see the display, making the compass less accurate. If you know the exact cur- rent elevation or barometric pressure, you can calibrate the altimeter manually. Ephemeris data contains important information such as satellite status healthy or unhealthy , and the current date and time. You can also change the symbol, name and elevation.
The normalized pressure is referenced against the last calibrated altititude or pressure. Such repairs or replacement will be made at no charge to the customer for parts or labor. The assigned name can be easily changed to something more meaningful to help in identifying the waypoint. Why should you register your eTrex Summit? In the eTrex Summit, a route is at least two waypoints that describe the path you are going to travel. Compass Ring Selectable Trip The Pointer Page Data The Pointer Page helps guide you to a destination. The assigned name can be easily changed to something more meaningful to help in identifying the waypoint. You can clear the track log, but it is always activated.
Turning the compass off when not needed will help conserve battery power. And you can add your own detailed description to any waypoint - store as much information as you need. It also shows the strength of the satellite signals that are being received. These pages are The SkyView, Map, Pointer, Elevation and Menu. The active tracklog holds 10000 trackpoints. Insert the batteries observing proper polarity.
This equipment gener- ates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed or used in accordance with the instructions may cause harmful interference to radio communications. The 24 hour option sets the eTrex Summit to display a 24 hour cycle Military Time. You should relocate the eTrex Summit or move to a place that has a clear view of the sky. Waypoints Page The Waypoints Page organizes all of your waypoints in a organized alphabetical list. Our goal is to provide you with a quick access to the content of the user manual for Garmin eTrex Summit.
Below is a descrip- tion of the available formats. Failure to calibrate the Electronic Compass can result in gross inaccuracy of the compass feature. With the Menu Page you can create and view waypoints, create a route, save and view track logs, calibrate the electronic compass and altimeter or access the system setup features. There's no need to mark waypoints as you collect data - just snap photos at each site. To start viewing the user manual Garmin eTrex Summit on full screen, use the button Fullscreen. You do not have to print the entire manual Garmin eTrex Summit but the selected pages only. Advertisement Print version Many people prefer to read the documents not on the screen, but in the printed version.
As you move over the map, the current township, range, and section is displayed. Enter coordinates in any format, in any datum. Waypoint name Summary of the content on the page No. And you can as well. Waypoint comments notes can contain up to 30 characters. Summary of the content on the page No. Except as expressly provided herein, no Summary of the content on the page No.
Calculate area by tracing over a map or aerial photo. From the Waypoints Page you can also locate the nine nearest waypoints or delete all of the user waypoints. Add and remove keywords and descriptions. However, if you do not want to take up too much of your disk space, you can always download it in the future from ManualsBase. With the Menu Page you can create and view waypoints, create a route, save and view track logs, calibrate the electronic compass and altimeter or access the system setup features. Compass The eTrex Summit will allow you to turn the Elec- tronic Compass on and off.
There are two ways to insert a waypoint into a route. To change the waypoint name:. The eTrex Summit will automatically select the correct sensor for you based on your speed. This section discusses the route method. You may also choose from 17 other position formats.
Create routes the easy way! The problem is that once you have gotten your nifty new product, the garmin etrex summit hc manual espanol gets a brief glance, maybe a once over, but it often tends to get discarded or lost with the original packaging. Regarding position format, the eTrex Summit allows you to choose from more than eighteen different grids. The option to print the manual has also been provided, and you can use it by clicking the link above - Print the manual. This equipment gener- ates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed or used in accordance with the instructions may cause harmful interference to radio communications. All of your data is automatically reprojected to the new format and datum. The eTrex Summit will keep tracking.