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Reviews Categories | Interfaces, Radio to computer, amp, rotor, coax switch, internet | Argent Data Systems - Garmin to NMEA Translator Cable Help


Reviews Summary for Argent Data Systems - Garmin to NMEA Translator Cable
Argent Data Systems - Garmin to NMEA Translator Cable Reviews: 3 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $48.00 US
Description: This cable connects a Garmin nüvi 300 series, StreetPilot c340, StreetPilot 7000 series, StreetPilot 2820 series, StreetPilot 2720 series, or zumo 400 and 500 series navigation receiver to the Kenwood TH-D7A, TM-D700, or TM-D710 radio.

Output is NMEA at 4800 baud with GPRMC, GPGGA, and GPGLL sentences. Waypoint input is accepted in GPWPL or Kenwood proprietary format. Please note that only the nüvi 350 is so far known to display received waypoints properly - other models may display duplicates for moving stations, or no waypoints at all.
Product is in production.
More info: http://https://www.argentdata.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=28&products_id=113
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VE7HJ Rating: 5/5 Jul 27, 2011 21:55 Send this review to a friend
Great Product Good People  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
I ordered the cable for the TM-D710 Kenwood and my Garmin 350. The first cable had a problem and after many hours of Scott Miller trying to help me, he decided to send a new one. Not only did he send it in 24 hours, he included the return postage to get the old one back to see what happened. Scott is number one in customer service a rare item these days.

Anyone who is not good at making custom cables should buy the GTRANS cable from Argent.

 
G1BYY Rating: 5/5 Apr 4, 2011 09:45 Send this review to a friend
Does just what it says!  Time owned: 6 to 12 months
I use this adaptor cable to connect a Garmin Nuvi 350 to a Kenwood TM-D710 or a TH-D7, and it works beautifully.
It means that with one GPS receiver I can send and receive APRS data, showing people where I am and plotting received stations on the Garmin screen, and it will also navigate me where I'm going, including to a place (say a Radio Rally) that sends its position via APRS.
Highly recommended if you want to do the same!
 
VA3FAW Rating: 5/5 Apr 21, 2009 14:01 Send this review to a friend
Works as Advertized  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
This allows APRS enthusiasts to use common off the shelf Garmin products which do not support NMEA.

I connected my Kenwood D710 to a Garmin nuvi 360...it works well.
 


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