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 hbs
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I am looking for a Garmin forerunner GPS unit. It is one that you wear on your wrist to track your runs. Does anyone know where to find one on STT? I tried to order it online but no online dealer will ship to the VI.

 
Posted : October 8, 2007 12:59 pm
(@captpete)
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check with the local boat or marina supplier stores. They have the smaller hand held Garmin units.

 
Posted : October 8, 2007 1:31 pm
 hbs
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I didn't think of them. Thanks!

 
Posted : October 8, 2007 1:34 pm
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Did you check Roadrunner??

 
Posted : October 8, 2007 1:37 pm
 hbs
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I didn't see any garmins on Road Runner. They only seem to have watches. Best Buy will ship it, but they are charging $60 more for it than what everyone else is charging.

 
Posted : October 8, 2007 1:45 pm
(@Texas_girl)
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check out pcnation.com. I got the forerunner 205 for $160 total - shipping was free. I don't know if they ship to STT, but for the price, you might want to check them out. I love it, by the way.

 
Posted : October 8, 2007 11:36 pm
dntw8up
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There are plenty of sellers on eBay willing to ship Priority Mail to the USVI.

 
Posted : October 9, 2007 1:03 am
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I've been playing hell trying to order a reasonably priced Garmin eTrex 10 online. Either I can't get it shipped here or the shipping charges more than double the cost. Before I break down and pay full price from a vendor like Best Buy, I'd rather try to find the unit on island and support the local economy. Anyone have any ideas? I looked online at Radio Shack already. I am on STT, btw.

 
Posted : January 14, 2013 3:07 pm
(@vicanuck)
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Have your online store ship it to VI Cargo in Florida. www.vicargo.com

Never fails.

 
Posted : January 15, 2013 12:16 pm
(@STXBob)
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The OP wants it on STT. VI Cargo serves STX.

 
Posted : January 15, 2013 1:06 pm
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I decided to look one more time on eBay and found one for $75 -- free shipping! I've even recieved a tracking number, so we shall see when it arrives within the next ten days.

 
Posted : January 15, 2013 2:46 pm
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I usually have items sent to my son-in-law in Chicago, usually free shipping and he will then send it USPS Priority Mail. Also try West Marine on line. They ship to the islands.

 
Posted : January 18, 2013 1:53 am
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