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Felix C

Bates Automatic Course Indicator ever used operationally?

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Felix C

 

Designed to provide S-shaped courses instead of zig-zags.

 

Apparently tested by the USN in the vessel USS Gem when attached to the Submarine Defense Association. (Apparently tested quite a few other items.)

Seems interesting and a book by the inventor provides what to me is good data. 

 

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