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Old 11-11-2011, 12:39 AM
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No... I understand and realize how close your marker would have to be for you to successfully straddle that far and how asinine it would be to do it. So I guess you are all right... Congrats
Oops, I missed your earlier comment about Chuck's post. I didn't realize that it was a reply to him and thought that it was a general comment about the OP.

I see what you're saying now. It would be silly, but legal.

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Old 12-09-2011, 11:44 AM
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At 10m, if you are straddling 1 m you have less than 5 cm difference between the perpendicular line and circle, and as you go further out it approaches the point where there is no practical difference between a circle or a perpendicular line. At 20m its less than 2 cm. At 40 less than cm.
So whether you use the circle or the line out there should not change how you place your feet really.
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