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    Re: Fluxgate compass
    From: Rodney Myrvaagnes
    Date: 2002 Jan 28, 8:34 PM

    The most recent mounted fluxgate compasses will adjust themselves if you make 
    a circle at constant speed, I am told. The old Sailcomp which came on our
    boat and was destroyed by lightning did not, but it was 1989 or earlier.
    
    On Mon, 28 Jan 2002 19:38:50 -0500, Craig wrote:
    
    >In referring to Bowditch chapter 6 concerning compass adjustment, I would
    >like to know if this applies to electronic fluxgate compasses.  Does anyone
    >here have any experience with this or could refer me to other references?
    >
    >Thank you,
    >
    >Craig
    
    
    Rodney Myrvaagnes                   J36 Gjo/a
    
    "Win98 ate my sig block."
    

       
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