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    From: Henry McCoy
    Date: 2001 Jun 11, 1:44 PM

    Navigation-L Survey
    
    a) Dead Reckoning
    
            What is the method used most?
    
        Mid-Latitude-----:
        Mercator Sailing-:
        Rhumb Line-------:
        Other(Name?)-----: COURSE DISTANCE
    
    
    b) Sight Reduction
    
            Which is your primary Sight reduction method?
    
        Computer Program(Name?)--------: THE CAP'N
        Calculator(Name?)--------------: HEWLETT PACKARD 48GX  WID APPLIED
    PROGRAMMING SYSTEMS
                                                      NAVCOM 48 ROM
        Short Navigation Tables,
            H.O. 211 etc.(Name?)-------:
        Standard Navigation Tables,
            229, 214 etc.(Name?)-------: H. O. PUB. NO. 249
        Other(Name?)-------------------:
    
    c) Plotting
    
       How do you do your plotting?
    
        Computer Program(Name?)---: THE CAP'N
        Universal Plotting Sheets-: XXXX
        Manoeuvring Board---------:
        Radar Plotting Sheets-----:
        Home Made(Describe)-------:
    
    d) Navigation Manuals
    
       Name your main reference manual:
    
            Bowditch 1995 Ed.------------------:
            Bowditch (pre-1995)----------------: XXXX
            Mixter (Primer of Navigation)------: XXXX, DUTTON'S NAVIGATION &
    PILOTING
            Chapman's--------------------------: XXXX
            Celestial Navigation for Yachtsman-:
            Shute----------------------------------:
            Shirk----------------------------------:
            Porter---------------------------------:
            Hemenway-------------------------------:
    
        Name a manual/book that helped you the most:
    
            W.F. Buckley {at} Airborne/Video----------:
            Le Cours des Glenans-------------------:
            Bowditch-1995--------------------------: XXXXX
            Practical Celestial Navigation(HO 229)-:
            Self-Contained Celestial Navigation----:
            Mariner's Celestial Navigation---------:
            Navigation Afloat----------------------:
            Cruising Under Sail (E. Hiscock)-------:
            Shute----------------------------------:
            Shirk----------------------------------:
            Porter---------------------------------:
            Hemenway-------------------------------:
            Mixter---------------------------------: XXXX
    
    
    
    e) Do you use the Nautical Almanac?
    
            Commercial-----------:
            USNO-----------------: XXXX
            Self-design Software-:
            Computer-------------: (I.C.E)  INTERACTIVE COMPUTER   EPHEMERIS
    
            USNO Web Site--------:
    
    
    
    Henry S.McCoy, Jr.
    WH6P
    USY KAMA
    KaneoheBay Hawaii
    

       
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