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post #16 of Old 05-03-2012
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Re: Dead Reckoning

Originally Posted by -OvO- View Post
How do you plot an upwind course before you get out on the water and see which direction the wind is REALLY coming from?
You really can't, but you can check out the route for nav aids and hazards.

You can use DR by noting every tack change with the course and speed.

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