Description

GPS Mapping Co-ordinates - Record & Share, Field Notes, Movement Tracking & Handbook

FEATURES
• RFS Buddy works anywhere
• The RFS Buddy app does not need wifi or any phone carrier’s reception to work.
• RFS Buddy works directly from the iPhone’s internal GPS.
• Easily share your location with others via email.
• Simple "one click" to start tracking your movement.
• "Add Bearing" tool with camera zoom. With 2 or more Bearings you can triangulate the position of a point of interest in the distance, e.g. Smoke Sighting.

Developed to assist Australian volunteer Bushfire Fighters from the NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS), and also anyone that need GPS location services.

RFS Buddy translates your GPS location into the main RFS MGRS standard, including the LPI Map name and number. Also includes a number of other formats, and a Fire-ground Field Notes feature to record reference points of interest such as hazards, smoke etc.

GPS CO-ORDINATES IN 5 FORMATS

1. RFS Mapping
The Standard MGRS format used to match the RFS maps used in the field. Includes:

- Full RFS Grid Reference (100m).
- Short RFS Grid Reference
- LPI Map Name, Reference Number & Scale
- GPS Accuracy

2. Aviation
3. Standard GPS
4. Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
5. Easting Northing

FIELD NOTES

Name and record your current position in a list that (on swipe right) shows all 5 GPS formats.

- Ability to Select Location Reference Type Icon.

- Text to Convert for Location feature.
Convert a Grid Reference into Lat-Long or Lat-Long into Grid easily, quickly and accurately – and immediately check it on the included map for confirmation.

- Share / Publish location to your preferred setting of either State, District or Brigade.

- Saved Locations now expand to show all Lat/Long formats plus map.

RFS FIREFIGHTERS POCKET BOOK

A useful reference tool to always have on hand. This copy has a scrolling menu to easy get to the page you need. Also bookmarks, sharing and printing features included.

What's New

Version 1.4.8

updated feedback email address.

Customer Reviews

Well thought out app.

AppZorbed

Well thought out app. Look forward to the upcoming features.

Field notes for firefighters

Firefighter Doubles

Great app for recording field notes with DTG and geo-references. Also handy having RFS Pocketbook to use when needed.

Refs best mate

hiwordquota

Been waiting for something like this. For anyone involved in rfs it will help immensely during fire fighting. Good one

Information

Seller
MACRJ PTY LIMITED
Size
23.7 MB
Category
Utilities
Compatibility
Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Location
This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
Copyright
© 2015 Sodacode
Price
Free

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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