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post #7 of Old 08-13-2010
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Originally Posted by night0wl View Post
If you plot your course across the trip, you'll find yourself making an "S"...with the first south leg....a drift northeast across the Gulfstrean then another south leg as you get close to the island and outside of the Gulfstream.
Damn good advice.
Assuming 'normal' flow in the Gulfstream, I find I head from Miami at '~15 more southerly on the compass' my S-curve is automatic, just following a 'compass course', not a GPS course.
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