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Hi, I live near the border of Camberwell and Burwood, Melway 60G4, Australian Map Grid 332140 E 5809620 N (interpolate between red AMG grid lines in the directory), Lat -37.8454 Long 145.0922. I was able to transform the AMG grid coordinates using the Redfearn's Formula calculators at <http://www.auslig.gov.au/geodesy/datums/redfearn_grid_to_geo.htm> and <http://www.auslig.gov.au/geodesy/datums/redfearn_geo_to_grid.htm>.

I currently own a Power Macintosh 7300/200 with Mac OS 9.1. In March 2003 I intend to replace this by building a Mandrake Linux 9.0 computer. I am interested in setting up a TCP/IP wireless network with Melbourne Wireless.

I studied Maths, Physics, and Chemistry at Matriculation in 1962, and have worked as a book editor, computer salesman, and technical writer contractor, at present employed 'permanently' as a technical writer.

I contributed the instructions for converting between Australian Map Grid coordinates (Melway) and geographic coordinates (latitude and longitude) to the Connecting to the Network page of the TheEvolvingFAQ.

Hedley Finger

28 Regent Street

Camberwell VIC 3124

Tel. +61 3 9809 1229

Mob. +61 412 461 558

Email. hfingerAThandholding.comNOSPAM.au


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