Bowie formula

Bowie formula

[′bō·ē ‚fȯrm·yə·lə]
(geophysics)
A correction used for calculation of the local gravity anomaly on earth.
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The blade measurements are right in line with the Rezin Bowie Formula. Made from good quality carbon steel hardened at 57 58 Rockwell C, it takes and maintains a very aggressive edge.