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Re: Standard Horizon WS100

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Did all the lini-cali-prayer stuff and took it back to the top today. So far so good on the wind speed. But it takes many hours to freeze so hard to be sure yet. The wind direction was 180 out! First correction failed but second correction seems to have taken.

Hopefully we're good. Thanks much HyLyte!
I am pleased that you've had success so far. Unfortunately, getting the wind direction calibrated properly is something of a pain in the neck. Frankly, I settle for something that's within 5 or so as I mostly rely on our Windex anyway and I'm really only interested in relative differences on the SH when referring to that. Let's hope it continues to work for awhile as going to the masthead really is also pain in the neck.

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