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by steamtrain13583
09 July 13 3:14 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: How do i log this Trig Point?
Replies: 4
Views: 1503

Re: How do i log this Trig Point?

GammaPiSigma wrote:That looks a lot like the TP at Hassans Walls from memory.
Oh yeah why didnt i click #-o , i was there also that day and logged it, although its now only the base. Oh well thats how you log it!
by steamtrain13583
09 July 13 12:22 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: How do i log this Trig Point?
Replies: 4
Views: 1503

How do i log this Trig Point?

How do i log this one! This is located in Lithgow and is part of a mural, i saw it awhile ago and only just found time to put it up here.

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by steamtrain13583
28 June 13 11:27 am
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: www.muggled.net
Replies: 18
Views: 4748

Re: www.muggled.net

GammaPiSigma wrote:Good story here: http://www.notaboutthenumbers.com/2013/ ... e-muggled/
That background made it so hard to read, had to copy to word!
by steamtrain13583
30 April 13 1:44 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: What should be a short trip....hours later
Replies: 3
Views: 1593

What should be a short trip....hours later

Im sure everyone else realises that trips that should take say only 3 and a half hours turn into 6/7 hours thanks to geocaching, we were returning home from the Wagga region and had the inlaws ring us every now and again saying "gee you should be there by now, what have you been doing?" and we only ...
by steamtrain13583
26 April 13 1:10 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Calculating offsets
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

Re: Calculating offsets

Three ways (or more!) Traditional - Grab a compass and start pacing! Set the destination on your GPS as the start point, and head off in the projected direction until GPS read the projected distance. Good for short stuff. Function - A lot of GPS units have a project function which makes this easy.....
by steamtrain13583
26 April 13 1:09 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Calculating offsets
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

Re: Calculating offsets

LouiseAnn wrote:Are you sure you linked to the right cache? I can;t see offsets in this cache.
Yeah sure did, in the description it says "use the clues to calculate the offset gz"
by steamtrain13583
26 April 13 12:58 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Calculating offsets
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

Calculating offsets

:oops: I feel rather embarrassed asking this but i started a puzzle cache yesterday and gathered the a,b,c,d's etc from an information board the description of the cache then asked me to calculate the offset using these clues, which i have no idea how to, if someone could point me in the right direc...
by steamtrain13583
24 April 13 4:27 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Dissapointing items in cache
Replies: 7
Views: 2349

Re: Dissapointing items in cache

Ok while exploring caches for our road trip tomorrow i came across this log, the two ciggies i found is nothing compared to this :shock:

http://www.geocaching.com/seek/log.aspx ... b93a115ea8
by steamtrain13583
22 April 13 10:29 am
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Missing Caches
Replies: 13
Views: 4187

Re: Missing Caches

Saw this coming a mile away #-o
by steamtrain13583
13 April 13 11:30 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: upsetting tupperware sales people
Replies: 10
Views: 2985

Re: upsetting tupperware sales people

mtrax wrote:$900 I hope that was a power trail of boxes, right?
Haha you would think so, though i reckon you would of been lucky laying down at least 30
by steamtrain13583
13 April 13 10:58 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: upsetting tupperware sales people
Replies: 10
Views: 2985

upsetting tupperware sales people

After a great morning caching my wife and i went shopping in town after my wife left me in the gaming store I caught up with her looking at some Tupperware kit costing close to $900 i couldnt help but say "mmm they could be great geocaches" after then explaining geocaching to the salespeople i was g...
by steamtrain13583
12 April 13 1:22 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: CZ - what does it mean??
Replies: 11
Views: 2759

Re: CZ - what does it mean??

CZ totally means Cache Zombie....gotta watch out for them... :stabby http://coord.info/GCJP0N Haha Thats Epic! Wish it was still around It has a cousin! http://www.geocaching.com/seek/cache_details.aspx?wp=gc1ebew Cool but i want to reach at least 50 finds before risking falling down cliffs for it ...
by steamtrain13583
12 April 13 10:48 am
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: CZ - what does it mean??
Replies: 11
Views: 2759

Re: CZ - what does it mean??

Hoojar wrote:
traineediplomat wrote:CZ totally means Cache Zombie....gotta watch out for them... :stabby
http://coord.info/GCJP0N

Haha Thats Epic! Wish it was still around
by steamtrain13583
11 April 13 2:09 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: I got banned! Permanently!
Replies: 3
Views: 1438

Re: I got banned! Permanently!

Happened to me as well and turning on and off the phone fixed it :D
by steamtrain13583
08 April 13 7:59 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: "Throwdown" or "angel cache"?
Replies: 84
Views: 16401

Re: "Throwdown" or "angel cache"?

Yep thats why I included the streak part, I knew it was probably missing just wantef to have a look anyways have a "man's look" my wife would say "woman's" lol