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#1 Miguel Bunster

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Posted 12 June 2006 - 11:19 AM

Hi,
Does anyone use another brand of clinomter thta is not Suunto? I need to buy one asap but looking for options. And as well where..
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#2 Rob van Gelder

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Posted 13 June 2006 - 04:55 AM

In the DIY market you can find leveler sets that have a similar, but more crude device in them, a weighed disk with a needle that can rotate and has 1 squeare corner and 2x 45 degrees.
simple but does give you a estimate of the angle on a camera or head or set.

the official name is INclinometer.
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#3 Miguel Bunster

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Posted 14 June 2006 - 12:09 AM

I am looking actually for a pricese instrument to mcalculate sun position like the Suunto "The Suunto Tandem which is "a liquid-filled precision compass and clinometer ". From Suunto web page.
Gona check what you mentioned.
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#4 Rob van Gelder

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Posted 15 June 2006 - 01:45 AM

I stand corrected :)
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#5 Rob van Gelder

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Posted 15 June 2006 - 03:48 AM

But I did find this for you, and there is a lot more on this website that you want to read!

http://www.rondexter..._clinometer.htm
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