GPS

New Garmin TT-Tri Mount // x2 Varia Radar Mount Options

A hands-on look at the new Garmin TT/Tri Mount, the Seat-post Quarter Turn Mount, and the D-Post insert for the Varia that ships with the newer Varia Radar units and is now available as an after-market purchase for those with older Radar units (RTL500/510/511). Links: Garmin TT/Tri Mount Amazon US: https://amzn.to/3jnF7wJ Garmin Direct: https://buy.garmin.com/en-AU/AU/p/107165 Varia™ […]

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New Garmin EDGE Cycling GPS Units: Edge 1030 Plus // Edge 130 Plus

Two recent updates have been released to the Garmin Edge Cycling GPS range – The Edge 1030 PLUS and the Edge 130 PLUS. Here’s a rundown on all the updates and features you’ll find on these two new units. Quick Summary: ● Edge 1030 Plus – Faster processor speed. – More internal storage – Worldwide […]

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New Garmin Varia Radar Releases: RTL515 // RVR315 // Varia Mobile App

New updates from Garmin to their Varia Cycling Light and Rear View Radar range – Introducing the RTL515, the RVR315, and the Varia App. Tech Details:  RTL515:  – Physically identical to the RTL510 (Almost impossible to tell them apart) – Same weight as the RTL510: ~71g. – Light Modes: Solid, Peloton (new), Night Flash, Day […]

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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 different cycling computer / 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 🎄🎅🏽 🦌

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 ‘around’ 25×28 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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Leomo TYPE-S // Full Android Bike Computer that runs Zwift!

The Leomo TYPE-S Sports Performance Computer. An Android phone made into a bike computer, or a bike computer that just happens to run the full Android OS? Here’s my take on this unit after a few weeks on the road. Full Specs: Operating System: Android 9.0 Available Apps: LEOMO App and all Android apps available […]

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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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GPLama vs Magpies: Round 2 // Swoopr Technology 🚴🦅😂 (Custom Wahoo Radar Icon)

A bit of fun with this one showcasing a (possible) upcoming feature of the Wahoo Elemnt units that allows customisation of the alert/car icon for the Radar support. Australia swooping season can be a nervous time on a bike. Here’s how these crafty creatures defend their territory and my tips to coexist with them for […]

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