Reply to post: Re: Does anyone still use them?

Fun fact: GPS uses 10 bits to store the week. That means it runs out... oh heck – April 6, 2019

Ken 16 Silver badge

Re: Does anyone still use them?

+ an up to date map because the world they represent changes over time

+ a calibrated compass because the magnetic north pole has been going walkabout

+ an accurate watch (I prefer a manual wind with no date and a sweep hand)

And yes, I can get almost where I want to be without those or a GPS but sometimes almost isn't good enough.

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