The GPS 76 is designed to provide precise GPS
positioning using correction data obtained from the Wide Area Augmentation
System (WAAS). This unit features a built-in quad helix antenna for
superior reception and can provide position accuracy to less than three
meters when receiving WAAS corrections.
The GPS 76 provides 1 megabyte of internal user memory to be used
for storing downloaded data. This 1 megabyte of storage area is preloaded
from the factory with worldwide cities (populations greater than 200,000)
and nautical navigation aids such as lights, buoys, sound signals and day
beacons, and is perfect for downloading points of interest detail from
Garminís line of
MapSource CD-ROMs. The GPS 76 is also preloaded with tide data for the
An extra-large display measuring 1.6"W x 2.2"H gives users a clear
view of information, while a waterproof case means the GPS 76 will keep
working well even if it's been submerged in water. Even more amazing, this
unit will actually float if accidentally dropped in the water.