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P3A Australian Compass Calibration

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Angoo, Dec 14, 2015.

  1. Angoo

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    Hey there,

    I just bought my P3A today and I heard that some people are saying that in Australia you need to do the compass calibration the opposite way to which the app tells you.

    E.g) APP: Turn 360 degrees Clockwise. AUSTRALIA: Turn 360 degrees Anti-Clockwise.

    Is this correct?
     
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  2. msinger

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    You can do it either way.
     
  3. Reed L

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    Make sense to me, you guys are upside down from us right, hehe :p I think you owe your friend a beer for successfully pulling your leg :)
     
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    I do my compass calibration standing on my head...
    [​IMG]
     
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    Thats correct or you can turn the phone upside down.
     
  6. Mako79

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    Do it anti-counter-clockwise. Counter-clockwise will aggravate the drop bears.
     
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    Drop bears are an extremely aggressive deadly animal that live in trees and drop on you and attack.
     
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    Here is an example of a chick being attacked by a drop bear...
    [​IMG]
     
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    I don't think that is correct - I've just bought a Ute load of tartan paint & some glass hammers if you're interested? Oh, and a couple of long stands...
     
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    You forgot the skyhooks? Pfah!
     
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    it's [moderator edit: expletive removed.]
     
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  12. Rocket_Aus

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    You might need a left handed screwdriver :)
     
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    Don't forget the elbow grease and a bucket of steam ......
     
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    And some stripey rope.
     
  15. ianwood

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    You got your answer in the first reply.

    Some levity is allowed. That you are upside down (or we are) should not be insulting. That said, that's enough levity from the peanut gallery.
     
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    Hahahaha... Welcome to the club Angoo!

    Just suck it up.. You know you'd laugh at someone else!