[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: [pct-l] What's a backstaff?
- Subject: Re: [pct-l] What's a backstaff?
- From: "Kurt Herzog" <kpherzog%40cdsnet%2Enet>
- Date: Mon, 29 Dec 1997 12:34:50 -0800
> From: Greg Hummel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: [pct-l] What's a backstaff?
> Date: December 29, 1997 11:47 AM
> Any crester out there ever carry a sextant to chart his northward (or
> southward) progress?
I doubt it. You need a horion to use a standard sextant; that's not
generally available on the PCT! You could carry a "artificial horizon"
sextant, but with the acompanying math tables etc. it would be quite
Kurt P. Herzog = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = =
1440 N.E Tenth Street | firstname.lastname@example.org | COBOL Lives!
Grants Pass, OR 97526 USA | CompuServe 72122,2023 | The Mainframe Rules!
* From the Pacific Crest Trail Email List | For info http://www.hack.net/lists *