how many times have you wished you knew exactly where the end of the dig was

never - sod digging - its a mugs game
4 (57.1%)
sometimes - but I just keep on diggin
0 (0%)
every day - please god let us break through tommorrow
3 (42.9%)

Total Members Voted: 7

Voting closed: January 17, 2003, 02:08:02 pm

Author Topic: Snowboarding/caving, possible links  (Read 3113 times)

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« on: January 17, 2003, 02:08:02 pm »
Highly unlikely you think

well Ive just bought and avalanche tranceiver for my forthcoming snowboard holiday (quivers with excitement  :P ). It can locate another tranceiver - giving direction and distance - up to 40 meters.

Who reckons this may work underground ( i.e for radio locating).

I need to know more about the gubbins to asses whether this would work through rock but in some instances ( eg the snakes pyjamas/taylors way connection, bagshawe) it would come in for distance determination.

if it isnt powerfull enough to work through rock - you could possibly create a powerfull emitter that replicates the pulse from an AT  and use the AT to track the signal.

Ps - cant believe caves.org.uk blocked blubbas advert for this site! :roll:

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« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2003, 03:24:33 pm »
When Bubba's up to his neck in shattered, icy snow, are you going to dig him out with a mattock and move the snow in kibbles?

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« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2003, 03:27:42 pm »
Knowing that lot they'll just leave me there....

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