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Re: BVI chart/nav app

Originally Posted by Robes View Post
...With HomePort set to Auto. Mag. Var., and a route plotted then downloaded to my Oregon 450 (which its "HEADING"- North Reference, is set to Magnetic) won't the compass Heading & Bearing be correct as seen in the dashboard data fields of the 450?..
How did you download routes from the iPad to the Oregon? I wasn't able to figure that out, and assumed that function was not supported unless you had a Garmin marine network interfaced with a full-fledged Garmin chartplotter.

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