Garmin Confirms Coated Windshields Can Block GPS Reception

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Re: Garmin Confirms Coated Windshields Can Block GPS Reception

Postby JasonLee » Fri Jan 30, 2009 12:52 pm

Of course you can but your window to the satellites may be at best from over-head to the horizon in front of you and a lateral field of at best 180 degrees. This may reduce the accuracy of elevation readings if satellites near the horizon are not in front of you but at the sides or behind you. If the other windows and rear windscreen do not block out the available signals, they can be picked up by your GPS.
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Re: Garmin Confirms Coated Windshields Can Block GPS Reception

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