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#6060757 - 12/01/15 01:55 PM Astro 220 question
68rustbucket Offline
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Is there any way to lock the buttons on a Garmin Astro 220 unit? Tired of the buttons getting accidently pushed while in my vest pocket.

Thanks


Edited by 68rustbucket (12/01/15 01:55 PM)

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#6060870 - 12/01/15 02:55 PM Re: Astro 220 question [Re: 68rustbucket]
bill oxner Offline
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Good question. It happened to me yesterday several times.
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#6060924 - 12/01/15 03:17 PM Re: Astro 220 question [Re: 68rustbucket]
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I scanned the owner's manual and found nothing. I have the same problem with my training collar remotes.
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#6061278 - 12/01/15 06:05 PM Re: Astro 220 question [Re: 68rustbucket]
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I don't think you can. But fyi, Garmin has great customer service. Go on their website and click "contact us" send your question and you will get a response. Or call them.
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#6061360 - 12/01/15 06:37 PM Re: Astro 220 question [Re: 68rustbucket]
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#6063532 - 12/02/15 07:15 PM Re: Astro 220 question [Re: blanked]
68rustbucket Offline
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I got a return e-mail today from Garmin. The key pad cannot be locked. I may look into a holster.
Thanks for the replies

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#6063865 - 12/02/15 09:47 PM Re: Astro 220 question [Re: 68rustbucket]
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Anyone added a better map to their's? I used mine in nebraska for the first time the other day and it was just a cursor and a white background where we were. I ended up just using the compass mode.

What other features do y'all use a lot of?

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#6064025 - 12/03/15 12:43 AM Re: Astro 220 question [Re: 68rustbucket]
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I just hang mine around my neck with a lanyard and don't to have a problem with buttons getting pushed.
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