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by knotman
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: True and Magnetic North to align after 360 years.
Replies: 2
Views: 112

Re: True and Magnetic North to align after 360 years.

Dwalco: this site confirms what you say about Skerries. Even 26 degrees at one stage. https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/historical_declination/ Just click on any isogonic line for an supposed accurate declination since 1590 ! Enjoy. Sennen PS: I recall, perhaps incorrectly, that a town called Eurek...
by knotman
Mon Sep 02, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: True and Magnetic North to align after 360 years.
Replies: 2
Views: 112

True and Magnetic North to align after 360 years.

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/aug/30/compasses-to-point-true-north-for-first-time-in-360-years?CMP=fb_gu&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook&fbclid=IwAR2Mgo9RXidFKr_3w7FBLnJTQ50-ioAmauTzUR3jfb2tS5N8lI2R2NBvybQ#Echobox=1567166523 For all you navigators. (naviguessers as well :lol: ). Sen...
by knotman
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ROB cottage, a steal.
Replies: 1
Views: 433

ROB cottage, a steal.

https://www.breakingnews.ie/ireland/two-lighthouse-cottages-for-sale-in-donegal-for-less-than-the-cost-of-a-one-bedroom-apartment-931014.htm Basically only accessible by sea-kayakers and helicopters. Mick O'Farrell and myself landed by sea-kayak last summer, just to clarify [heli in for service]. Wh...
by knotman
Sat May 11, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Paddle Floats
Replies: 3
Views: 668

Re: Paddle Floats

https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwj2wc3hipPiAhXHTBUIHU1sCxIQjRx6BAgBEAU&url=https%3A%2F%2Fnatureinfocus.blog%2F2009%2F10%2F17%2Fsome-more-mermaids-purses-from-gower%2F&psig=AOvVaw3Yxg_c1c3Sn74pun58DVhF&ust=1557650475012888 Dave: Reminds me of a Mermaid's Pu...
by knotman
Wed May 08, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Training/diet for round Ireland trip.
Replies: 0
Views: 981

Training/diet for round Ireland trip.

https://www.rte.ie/archives/2018/0425/957178-around-ireland-in-a-currach/ Eileen Murphy/Mick O'Farrell: was just wondering if either of ye used this approach to your training or did you try something different. The cold water immersion training at the end looks like it is worth trying. :lol: :lol: S...
by knotman
Tue May 07, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Paddle Floats
Replies: 3
Views: 668

Re: Paddle Floats

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Can'thelp you Dave but you might find something useful here. Sennen
by knotman
Tue May 07, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: inishfree-island-donegal/
Replies: 0
Views: 862

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