Foretrex401 GPS in Kenya

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by gimpmask, May 23, 2012.

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  1. Chaps,

    I'm off to Kenya at the end of the week - I have a foretrex 401 and wondered what changes I need to make so the right grid comes up when I get there?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. wgs94

    mgrs
     
  3. Have we switched from WGS84?
     
  4. What do I need to do?
     
  5. My bad...fat iPhone fingers!
     
  6. Go into 'setup', then 'units'
    And copy the picture:
     

    Attached Files:

  7. Glad about that or i have just shot a survey in the wronf datum!!
     
  8. You're obviously on an iPhone!
     
  9. Thanks very much
     
  10. Nah, just a rubbish speller!!
     
  11. You know that because I showed you......
     
  12. It was set as that prior to the exercise.

    How is your GPS now that I returned it to its owner? Arms distance......badmin boy!