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    Re: The Darn Old Cocked Hat - the sequel 1
    From: William Hawes
    Date: 2013 Mar 31, 12:31 -0700

    My understanding is that the missile position is determined by a Rockwell Retro Encabulator. See:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXJKdh1KZ0w

    wmh
    _________original message of 13 NMarch 2013 {at} 04:11 -0400 ______________

    On 3/11/2013 6:56 PM, Hanno Ix wrote:
    > 2. If you please will forgive me: below there is a remark of yours
    > that makes no sense to me:
    > What counts most at sea is not your best estimate of where you are,
    > but the confident knowledge of where you're not.

    Hanno

    I did not seen answer to your question. Perhaps this classic
    explanation of missile-guidance systems (it knows where it is by knowing
    where it is not) will shed some light on the subject. It certainly
    cleared things up for me ;-)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Bby5pOVZJ0

    Bill B

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