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post #51 of Old 07-21-2007
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sailaway21 said,
“The only time we can sail a "magnetic" course is when deviation is zero. Otherwise, we have no instrument that actually tells us our "magnetic" course,”

Does a fluxgate compass indicate magnetic north or is it also affected by deviation?
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Robert Gainer
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