• An error has occurred, which probably means the feed is down. Try again later.
  • Choosing the Right Exhaust System For Your Land Rover
    There are lots of ways that our vehicles let us know when it's time for some major exhaust work. For me, that usually happens in the middle of a long trip and I end up leaving some portion of the exhaust system on the side of the road or taking it home with me on […]
  • Last Chance to Order a New Defender
    If you fancy a brand new Defender off the dealer lot, you might have to settle for second best. The last day to place an order was June 26th, 2015.
  • Land Rover Marks 45 Years of Range Rover
    June 17th of 2015 is the 45th Anniversary of the launch of the original Range Rover. To mark the occasion, Land Rover has produced a video, along with a press release with photo gallery detailing the highlights of each model Range Rover throughout the years.

GPS Mount

My interest in mapping off road trails has taken me to the next level. I am now testing using a lap top with a deLorme Earthmate and Topo maps. So far I have only tested it mapping some newer areas near where I live. Topo maps offers all the features needed to track and map any area. These can be converted to roads,trails, ect on the maps. I have also imported some gps track files from my PDA and created test maps. One problem was to mount the lap top in my Disco. Before ordering a mount, I wanted to make sure of what I wanted , so here is the beta mount.


Laptop Mount


I have gone from this , to this…..An iPad running MotionX GPS. I use the OpenStreetMap, an open source mapping program.
Ipad gpsX

2 Responses to “GPS Mount”

Leave a Reply

Comment spam protected by SpamBam