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Old 07-28-2013, 01:56 PM
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What's the question? I have the same machine ;?
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What does the "L" stand for ?

Also, am I "8.889 sm" from tide data source, at a course of 51 degrees" ?
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Originally Posted by fish factory View Post
What does the "L" stand for ?

Also, am I "8.889 sm" from tide data source, at a course of 51 degrees" ?

'sm' is Statute Miles (as opposed to Nautical Miles ....)

From pages 8.1 & 8.2 of the manual:

TIME REFERENCE
GPS uses UTC time. If you would rather use local time, key in the time difference between it and UTC time.


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Local time as gdfisher indicated.
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You are 8.889 Statue Miles from the tide station, at a bearing of 51deg Magnetic... high tide will be at 10:30am Local time.

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