Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

What3Words

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • What3Words

    I saw this elsewhere on the interweb, looks like it could have all sorts of uses, I am going to have a play with it I reckon.

    http://what3words.com/

    I love things that are so simple yet have the potential to be so brilliant, I guess time will tell about those things.

    Cheers Andrew
    [COLOR="#FF0000"]So Long and Thanks for all the Fish![/COLOR]

    [url=http://www.4wdadventurers.com/showthread.php?3840-AJ-s-120-Prado]MY PRADO AND DIY CAMPER TRAILER[/url]

    [url=http://www.4wdadventurers.com/showthread.php?3975-AJ-s-79-series-Cruiser-Ute]MY HZJ79 Landcrusier[/url]


    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

  • #2
    Havenít used it in this context, but know it is used quite a bit by first responders for mass crowd movement events eg music festivals, as itís an easy gps specific communication over radio in loud environments without having to spit out a lot of numbers, or hope a paramedic can find someone by eyesight in a mosh pit

    Comment


    • #3
      Can also be good when calling 000 when remote, as getting a Lat/Long can sometimes be problematic when users struggle with numbers and decimals or minutes/seconds . Words are often an easier get.
      Have: '03 120 GXL, 'Dune', Injected LPG, Safari Snorkel, ARB Winchbar (colourcoded cos it looks sexy), ARB Reversing Camera, Cooper AT3, Rhino 3-Bar Sportz Racks
      Soon to have: AMTS Bash Plate
      Want: Lift, Winch, Fat Rubber, Roof Basket, Rear Shelving, Fridge, and so much more 'stuff' but need to convince the Minister of Finance

      Comment

      Working...
      X