Posted February 17, 2017 1:17 am by Comments

By Doug Gilmer

SPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger

By Doug Gilmer
Doug gives us a fresh look at tactical inventions or product enhancements that are crossing over into the hunting world.

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SPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger

Improved Global Positioning System technology has trickled down to the commercial market and is being used effectively by hunters to locate treestands, trail cameras and to keep them from getting lost. The accuracy of today’s technology is far beyond what we had just a few years ago. Companies like SPOT have Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger devices to not only keep you from getting lost but also communicate with others when out of cellphone range and bring you help in an emergency based on its locator technology.

I am more of a traditional hunter, preferring wood stocks, wool, a Buck 110 knife and a compass. There is no denying the impact the military and tactical market has had on hunting and will continue to do so for some time. While I will never carry an ozone machine into the woods or hunt with a laser guided shooting system I do try to keep an open mind.

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