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Determine geographic North

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Subject: Determine geographic North
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Date: Fri, 25 Oct 1996 17:08:15 -0700
>>> Polaris is within 2 degrees of true or celestial north.  The usual yagi
has a beam width of more then 20 degrees.  If we're located at 15 degrees
north latitude or higher Polaris will do.  If not, I recommend a boy scout
mag compass built into a knife.  73
                              Stu Greene WA2MOE 
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                          Phoenix, Arizona 85051  USA


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