Garmin Approach G8 Golf GPS Mounts

The Garmin Approach G8 Golf GPS is the latest generation in a long line of devices for golfers.  It’s built upon Garmin’s handheld GPS platform that’s typically used for hikers.  There is a 3 inch display and the device is preloaded with more than 39,000 golf courses all over the world.  Something new with the Approach G8 is automatic wireless course updates.  Older Approach models required attachment to a computer to do that.  There are no fees or subscriptions.  There is the ability to tether this to your iPhone to get email messages on your Approach G8 which is an interesting feature that I’m not too … Read more…

Mounts for Izzo Swami 4000 and 4000+ Golf GPS

The Izzo Swami 4000 GPS and Izzo Swami 4000+ GPS for golfers has been available for a few years.  It has a lot going for it at a reasonable price.  It’s pre-loaded with over 30,000 golf courses so there is a reasonable chance your neighborhood course will be covered.  The purpose of this GPS is simple.  Based upon where you are standing it will provide accurate distances to front, center and back of the green.  The Izzo Swami 4000+ incorporates distances to hazards like traps.  It has a digital scorekeeper and shot distance measurement.  The device is a small handheld model measuring 3.8 inches … Read more…

Mounts for Callaway uPro Golf GPS

The Callaway uPro GPS line for golf enthusiasts have been available for several years.  Today we will concentrate on mounts for the handheld models – namely the MX, MX Plus and Go models.  Most of these models measure roughly two inches across so we will need a mount that features a cradle that can close this small.  The most popular locations to mount a golf GPS has always been the cup holder or windshield of an electric golf cart or the handlebar of a pull cart or the golf bag itself.  We will discuss all of these options in detail. We always … Read more…

Mounts for the Garmin Approach Golf GPS

The Garmin Approach GPS line for golf enthusiasts have been out for a number of years and have been through at least five generations of handheld devices plus several generations of models worn on the wrist.  Today we will concentrate on the handheld models of mounts for the Garmin Approach Golf GPS lineup.  The most popular locations to mount a golf GPS has always been the cup holder or windshield of an electric golf cart or the handlebar of a pull cart or the golf bag itself.  We will discuss all of these options in detail. Most of the models that … Read more…