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Festive 500 Cycling Computer Road Test // 8 Days // 8 GPS Units Tested

For the recent Festive 500 challenge (500kms in 8 days from Christmas Eve to the last day of the year) I took the opportunity to use a differentΒ cycling computerΒ / GPS / head unit for each ride. I thought this would be a good way for me to spend more time with each unit to get […]

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Garmin Varia Radar w/ Wahoo ELEMNT GPS: Christmas Image Pack πŸŽ„πŸŽ…πŸ½ 🦌

Get into the festive season by customizing your Wahoo ELEMNT/BOLT/ROAM Radar icon with one of three GPLama Christmas icons. Download Pack: https://gplama.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/GPLama-Wahoo-RADAR-Icon-Xmas-Pack.zip Details PNG format. Size is β€˜around’ 25Γ—28 pixels. Transparent background. File name radar_car.png (to be placed in /wahooligan/) Colours work for the image on the ROAM! Links:GPLama Garmin Varia RTL510 Video: https://youtu.be/az6_XX9bIMsGarmin Varia RTL510 […]

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Garmin EDGE 530/830 & 1030 Firmware Updates // Indoor ClimbPro & Lots More…

A huge release of updates this week (Late October 2019) for the Garmin Edge 530, 830, and 1030 Cycling GPS Computers. Here’s my wrap of the change-log top to bottom with a Lama Lab test of the improved indoor trainer control and virtual ClimbPro. Links for More Information: Edge 530 Firmware 5.00 Details: http://bit.ly/2NjRpqH Edge […]

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Garmin Varia ANT+ Radar Battery Level Indicator // Garmin Edge Tip

What’s the best way to keep an eye on your Garmin Varia Radar battery level on your Edge head unit? The simple way is to add the LIGHT Battery status field to one of your activity profile pages. This works because the Garmin ANT+ RADAR devices are also also ANT+ LIGHT devices. Tail Light Field […]

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Garmin EDGE 1030 Firmware 8.00: ClimbPro & LOTS of New Features!

Garmin Edge 1030 software version 8.00 brings this unit up to x30 level features with ClimbPro and more metrics than you could ever imagine. This is the most significant update to the 1030 cycling GPS unit since release over two years ago. Garmin Edge 1030 Official Firmware Site: http://bit.ly/2lRIliP Garmin Edge 1030 (Amazon US): https://amzn.to/2O4kwAg

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Tacx NEO 2T Smart Trainer: Details // Unboxing // Initial Review

The flagship direct drive trainer from TACX gets an update with the Neo 2T. With a more powerful motor/resistance unit, quieter operation, and native thru-axle support. Pedal stroke analysis is soon to be implemented in the form of Cycling Dynamics. My video contains all the details, the unboxing, and my initial review (not final review) […]

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Garmin EDGE Cycling GPS: Startup Screen Text Tip // Personalize your Garmin

How to customise the start up messages on your Garmin Edge unit to ensure a lost unit has the best chance of finding its way home, or if you just want to make your Edge more personalised. Details: – Connect your Edge via USB.– Open the GARMIN folder on the USB drive.– Open the startup.txt– Edit […]

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Garmin EDGE: Installing Public Beta Firmware // Getting New Features Faster!

Ever wanted to be ahead of the curve when it comes to features (and fixes) on your Garmin cycling GPS head units and wearables? Here’s the run-down on what you need to know for installing Garmin Public Beta firmware. This video covers four key areas: – The pros and cons of using public beta firmware. […]

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Garmin EDGE 530 & 830 Firmware 3.50 Updates // ANT+ & BLE Fixes

The Garmin Edge 530 and 830 – The latest cycling offerings from Garmin haven’t been without their release issues. Firmware 3.50 for both the Edge 530 and Edge 830 list a number of fixes to the most commonly reported software bugs. Be sure to update! Please remember to click SUBSCRIBE to support my YouTube channel […]

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