[Loadstone] Realtec

Shawn Kirkpatrick shawn at odyssey.cm.nu
Wed Jun 20 12:25:02 BST 2007

The battery life on my receiver does seem to be pretty much 17 hours.

On Wed, 20 Jun 2007, Michael O. Hanson wrote:

> Mr. Upshaw,  do you mean a Royaltec RBT-2110?  If so, that is a pretty good
> receiver in my opinion.  I sent Rob Melchers a log from this receiver.  It
> picks up direction changes well.  Its battery life is listed as seventeen
> hours.  I don't know if that is accurate.
> It can take a few minutes to acquire a signal in my experience, when carried
> in a pants pocket.  Once it gets a signal, it generally does not lose it.  I
> also like the on-off switch, as opposed to a butten.  The cost of about $90
> is close to what I paid for mine (within a dollar or two), excluding
> shipping.
> You will probably not bite off more than you can shoo.  There is no software
> configuration involved with this receiver.  All you need to do is pare this
> receiver with Loadstone.  You can do that under "GPS" in Loadstone's menue.
> That is not dificult.  For best results, do not pare this receiver with a
> cell phone in my experience.
> Mike Hanson
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