Best GPS for Big Trucks

Discussion in 'Trucking Electronics, Gadgets and Software Forum' started by Crossroads, Mar 28, 2013.

  1. Crossroads

    Crossroads Light Load Member

    Feb 28, 2013
    Lumberton NC
    Any suggestions for GPS unit for big trucks?

    This unit has route planning, truck restrictions based on vehicle profile and type of load (hazmat). If you switch trucks you can have multiple profiles. I know GPS units are not 100% but have used Gamin for my wife's car and it is pretty good.

    So anyone using this or have a better suggestion?

    I am not endorsing that site. Just chose that link because they have a good description. If you like this unit you can get it for aroound $200 online.
  2. TruckerPete1990

    TruckerPete1990 Road Train Member

    Jul 16, 2012
    Rogers Arkansas
    well... there is so many topic has so many threads.. but garmin sucks i have one and it dont find everything takes u down roads you shouldnt be on. i would tell ya to stay away from it.
  3. Balakov100

    Balakov100 Road Train Member

    May 10, 2012
    Alert, Canada
    Probaply between Garmin and Rand McNally.
    I use the Rand and I'm happy with it.
    Remember none of them are perfect and likely never will be.
  4. Njnoob

    Njnoob Light Load Member

    Oct 26, 2012
    Northcentral NJ
    My boss has a Magellin (not sure if that's spelled correctly ...). He says it was the biggest waist of money he ever spent.

    Still didn't alert him to a couple of low bridges.
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