Originally Posted by Rusty123
Funny you should mention that, I just checked out my local club yesterday, and they have a meeting this weekend which I'm planning to attend. They're also administering a licensing exam next month, so that's the one I'm shooting for.
The high-end Kenwood radio
does have GPS
built-in, but it's pricy.
Correct - the 710GA has a built-in GPS
. It's a seriously complex unit though - I played with one in the store. It pushes my gadget buttons, but on a boat I'd go for a simpler unit.
Good luck with the extra! I just got mine a few weeks ago, bought an HF rig and got on the air (W6GAJ). 20 meters is super active out this way.