Posted 12 February 2014 - 08:42 AM
If you cache with a GPS enabled smart phone and good app in your pocket, the 62s remains a heckuva radio to accurately point the way, especially in canopy forest, and do so for 25-30 hours on a single set of Eneloops, With embedded systems, finding bugs takes time on new products. It's just the way things are. Nearly all kinks have long been worked out on the 62s. If you can live wo touch screen and wifi etc., 62s remains king in my mind.
I've seen some refurbs going for 199 w warranty on occasion. Thought about buying a second myself;)
Why am I all sweatty and late? Umm...