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distox [2018/12/19 01:04]
brucemutton move disto [Troubleshooting Erroneous Measurements]
distox [2018/12/20 19:14]
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 ===Compass and Clino=== ===Compass and Clino===
 Both the compass and clino sensors seem to stick sometimes. ​ If you see that the last several compass or clino readings are identical regardless of the orientation of the distoX, then you can be sure they have '​stuck'​. ​ A very gentle tap with your finger usually fixes this (remember it is a delicate device).\\ Both the compass and clino sensors seem to stick sometimes. ​ If you see that the last several compass or clino readings are identical regardless of the orientation of the distoX, then you can be sure they have '​stuck'​. ​ A very gentle tap with your finger usually fixes this (remember it is a delicate device).\\
-Ferrous objects and magnetic fields will affect the compass of course. ​ Take care not to use the distoX within say 300mm of your light, SRT gear, bolts etc.+Ferrous objects and (handheld) (electro-)magnetic fields will affect the compass of course. ​ Take care not to use the distoX within say 300mm of your light, SRT gear, bolts etc.
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