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Mountaineers

459 members, Created 28.9.2010 by Ironsmith

A group for all those that enjoy hiking, skiing and climbing on mountains.

  • 3.4.2011 Message from the group creator:

  • "It's always further than it looks. It's always taller than it looks. And it's always harder than it looks." - The 3 rules of mountaineering

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  • jfcalypso

    19.9.2014

    Hello, can you test, one of my applications in your sporting activities. In " Plan&Create " ; in "App Zone" ; in " Search Apps " ; input : jfcalypso . Kind regards

  • Septimus

    26.8.2014

    Hello everyone. I hope to meet some of you on the track.

  • afbmelo

    25.2.2014

    Hello mountaineers! I have an expedition to Aconcagua planned on next february and I would like to know if any of you has used the Ambit 2 to record data on long expeditions (15-20 days). Main questions would be: How to record gps data AND save battery life? How to recharge on the go? Is it possible to record HR data on such a long trip?

    • hajes

      20.7.2014

      Hi, I am not sure about Ambit 2 but Ambit is possible to unofficially recharge by external battery pack (I use Goal Zero) or solar panel (I use Solar Monkey Adventurer).

      It is not problem to recharge Ambit but memory capacity is poor that is your only problem on long trips unless you carry laptop for sync.

      Downside of recharging is it destroys battery...slowly but steady. As Suunto said...it is designed for USB charging. Sometimes, you get problem with sync. You have to try it again.

    • hajes

      20.7.2014

      I use 10s record interval, which gives you few days of record. Nobody provided accurate data My experience is if capacity is about same like paper battery life (about 20 hours) in 1 sec mode. In 10 sec mode it is 200 hours. Longest interval without sync with computer was about 150 hours so it my be true my theory.

      My battery lasts about 8-12 hours in -20 deg Celsius. Then comes recharging with battery pack on short trips.

  • LourdesL

    12.1.2014

    Hi, I summited Aconcagua last week. If anyone is interested in the routes, altitudes or other numbers, it's all in my moves. (from december 27th till january 6th).

  • ppiioottrr

    29.12.2013

    And now a MANUAL version available as well: http://www.movescount.com/apps/app10019655-Hiking_Biking_xcountry_skiing_manual_lap . The app shows you for each lap: MAX and AVG SPEED, DISTANCE, ELEVATION CHANGE, SLOPE %INCLINE (or GRADIENT). The automatic version was recognizing laps based on min 20sec 'no move' interval - this feature has been eliminated in this version, which makes it more suitable for hiking. And if you like the idea of auto-lap recognition go for the previous version .

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