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j.m.

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#1
Is this from magnetic north (ok south in this case:rolleyes: ) or true North ........? :cool:
 

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#3
True south.
 

j.m.

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Gawd...... More calculations to do..........:rolleyes:

All repeat after me "Google is my Friend" :D
 

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#5
Better to set it with a meter J.M., use a compass for rough setting, but only a meter or receiver will give you the exact setting.
 

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#6
Yep..True to magnetic ADD variation west...Magnetic to true SUBTRACT variation west.....True magnetic SUBTRACT variation east...Magnetic to true ADD variation east.
 

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waverider said:
Yep..True to magnetic ADD variation west...Magnetic to true SUBTRACT variation west.....True magnetic SUBTRACT variation east...Magnetic to true ADD variation east.
How do ya calculate the variation? :cool:
 

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#8
If you have windows 98, the magvar programme in the utilities section should work.
 

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#10
As am I, so it doesn't work on my desktops. :)
 
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