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[TowerTalk] RE: Compass question

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Subject: [TowerTalk] RE: Compass question
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Date: Thu Feb 13 13:53:42 2003
On Thu, 13 Feb 2003 08:50:31 -0800, Michael Tope wrote:

> >From the looks of it, the Garmin unit is nothing more
> than standard GPS handheld with a built-in flux gate
> compass

But remember, a magnetic compass can be inaccurate anywhere near steel, such
as a tower.  I wouldn't rely on anything read from the top of a tower with


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