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    Re: Ball Recording Sextant Mark 1 Mod. 0
    From: Gary LaPook
    Date: 2008 Mar 19, 12:18 -0600

    Gary LaPook writes:
    
    Try these links:
    
    
    http://f1.grp.yahoofs.com/v1/oFThR5DgPaGaO-NsOKBLI3NeRS05Z3hX0M5as37CY2hAdgWtK-Vv0mALiEkaN9hPFlT8fzmqlJATSQrGerXkh7RNxw8hkohrQyxZgGmQYjJVW9CJ/Mergenthaler.pdf
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    http://f1.grp.yahoofs.com/v1/oFThR5-o65uaO-Ns3nRYkJ1nEI1vFtPjJoJ_0GT_i1NstOUVYU2rav5PW0zgVa7d40igVsi0bFLqqAtakj-GRf4ujI6wXNgH6wpRM_7w4yXHocpq/ws.pdf
    
    
    
    
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Sextants/files/
    
    
    
    
    rob wrote:
    
    >I have just obtained one from EBay, but it needs a bit of work. does
    >anyone on the list have:
    >
    >1) a manual for one?
    >
    >2) one in working or original condition?
    >
    >3) a good idea of how they work and is willing to offer some clues?
    >
    >The major conundrums I face are:
    >
    >1) It seems to need some carbon paper or similar material, and I am
    >not quite sure what to use or where to insert it (please be polite on
    >replies to that one).
    >
    >2) it appears a previous owner dismantled and reassembled the scopes,
    >and I am not certain they are reassembled right. What recticules go on
    >which scope?
    >
    >3) There is a scale on the bottom of the ball chamber, and I am not
    >certain how to use/read it.
    >
    >Thanks in advance
    >
    >Rob
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