This totally revised edition of GPS Vehicle Navigation in
Australia brings the reader the most up-to-date detailed
information on GPS systems, equipment, software,
accessories and user techniques. GPS Vehicle Navigation
in Australia is written for both the novice and
experienced Australian GPS. GPS guru Robert Pepper
explains in plain English what the Global Positioning
System is and how it works.
Robert also details how to
utilise your GPS unit for navigation, how to use it with
your laptop computer or PDA, how your GPS works with
moving map software and answers many of the most
frequently asked questions about this technology. Packed
with illustrations, GPS Vehicle Navigation in Australia,
details how GPS users can dramatically increase the
usefulness of their GPS receiver with simple, but
About the Author
- Written for both novice and experienced GPS users with a focus on technology and mapping available in Australia.
- Packed with illustrations, learn the theory behind the science with this indispensable guide.
Robert Pepper is a freelance motoring driver trainer based in Melbourne, specialising in offroad vehicles and navigation. He has had over 400 articles published in 16 magazines and newspapers in Australia and around the world and has twice judged the annual awards for Overlander 4WD magazine.
Robert is closely involved in the 4WD club movement at several levels from leading trips ranging from day journeys to outback treks, organsing events such as abandoned vehicle recovery days and helping form responses to industry and government changes affecting offroaders.
Robert is also a senior instructor with 4WD Victoria, and has rewritten the basic training course, created a towing course and written an advanced vehicles course from scratch. He also trains commercially, and has contributed to and reviewed the Australian national 4WD training standards.
Prior to his involvement in offroading Robert was a private pilot with an interest in aerobatics. He has an interest in most things with wings, wheels or sails.
Series: BOILING BILLY
Number Of Pages: 243
Published: 20th September 2007
Publisher: Boiling Billy Publications
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 24.0 x 17.000
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised