Re: http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/FGCS/BlueBook/ (fwd)

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From: R Knapp (gyp_caver_at_yahoo.com)
Date: Thu Feb 07 2002 - 13:40:43 CET


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From: "R Knapp" <gyp_caver_at_yahoo.com>
To: "John Halleck" <John.Halleck_at_utah.edu>
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On Wed, 6 Feb 2002 21:51:15 -0700 (MST), John Halleck wrote:

> On Wed, 6 Feb 2002, R Knapp wrote:

> > Would the use of meters provide a solution?
 
> A solution? No... you still have to know which state plane coordinate systems
> are US feet and which are International feet. (Lists are availiable for those that
> care.)

> But, it does mean that those of us that generally really don't care don't
> have to worry about it. (I.E. my didly tools don't need to do anything
> whatsoever with the issue.)

But it would separate CaveXML units from the State Plane system so it could be tied in at
a later date, correct? That way, each value doesn't have to be concerned about the State
Plane "System" until it is given an entrance location. Nice.

        Richard Knapp
        gyp_caver_at_yahoo.com


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