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Inreach and other PLBs

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Re: Inreach and other PLBs
« Reply #45 on: August 24, 2019, 11:26:31 AM »
I sent an "All is well" to my wife at the end of a day, and it did not get to her for about 16 hours which caused her some anxiety.

Did Garmin have anything to say about that? Or, is such an issue covered in the tiny print?
To Garmin's credit, I called and explained the problem, they looked into it and got back to me a few days later. Their conclusion was that the message had been transmitted out of their network to my wife's cell provider, Verizon, within a minute of my sending. So looks like this may have been Verizon's fault.

Sent from my SM-G930V using Big Bend Chat mobile app
I roamed and rambled, and I foller'ed my footsteps
   To the sparkling sands of her diamond deserts
   And all around me a voice was a'sounding
   This land was made for you and me



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