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    Re: De Lurk
    From: Rodney Myrvaagnes
    Date: 2003 Feb 8, 01:04 -0500

    On Fri, 7 Feb 2003 21:54:42 -0500, Fred Hebard wrote:
    >On that bare boat charter of a few years ago, the GPS was rigged to
    >indicate heading, but it was about 15 degrees out of whack. I found
    >it easier to plot a few bearings than to plot GPS lat and long, since
    >the GPS wasn't integrated with the chart.  I do recall vividly when
    >using the radar, my first exposure to it, that it was like cheating,
    >being able to see right through the fog.
    It was clearly set to true, rather than magnetic (or vv). Any GPS can
    be told to display either one. Not a GPS problem.
    Rodney Myrvaagnes         NYC                       J36 Gjo/a
    "WooWooism lives"  Anon grafitto on the base of the Cuttyhunk breakwater light

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