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Offline Roger W

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Re: Compass errors
« Reply #25 on: February 25, 2009, 10:07:20 am »
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Offline mikem

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Re: Compass errors
« Reply #26 on: February 25, 2009, 04:23:41 pm »
A watch on the arm holding the compass could give a consistent error - especially the modern chunky altimeter inclusive models.

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Re: Compass errors
« Reply #27 on: March 06, 2009, 11:25:12 pm »
I've recently seen the batteries on Scurions throw compasses way off.  Tis a mite concerning as they're designed to be interference free.