From:
Patrick De Gagne <ve2vfd@sympatico.ca>
Sent: 9/18/2000 9:01:44 PM
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Re: [gpsstash] utm versus lat/lon


At 20:26 18/09/00, djr718@aol.com wrote:
>does anyone else use utm for their position format with their gps. i
>use a garmin 12xl for my hikes and carry paper maps. i can find my
>position very accurately on a map with utm.


I also use UTM almost exclusively. Working with Natural Resources Canada
(our version of USGS) paper maps it's the only way to go.

Pat

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