Research on the Kamal: The Knot-spacing Algorithms used, and a Theory about the Precision Trick (Paperback)

Research on the Kamal: The Knot-spacing Algorithms used, and a Theory about the Precision Trick By Filiusventi Cover Image
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Tracing the research and the origin of an ancient instrument, including a comparison of various methods to derive knot-spacing, as well as original research on how to increase reach and precision with a limited size instrument. Also computing the optimum size of a Kamal for a given set of altitudes.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781724731890
ISBN-10: 1724731890
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: August 1st, 2018
Pages: 30
Language: English