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    Re: C. Plath on ebay
    From: Joel Jacobs
    Date: 2004 Dec 6, 22:00 +0000
    Robert,
     
    This is a better forgery than the first which used a Tamaya case and 7 x5o scope with a Russian SNO-M
    frame.
     
    This one is a SNO-M frame with 7 x scope and a SNO-M case.
     
    The Plath imprint and logo on the frame are simple to do. The logo on the handle if it is actually molded and just bonded would take some extra effort.
     
    IMO, polishing it, makes it look very attractive as a decorating item.
     
    Joel Jacobs
     

     

    -------------- Original message from Robert Gainer <robert_gainer_2{at}HOTMAIL.COM>: --------------


    > I definitely doesn�t look its advertised age does it. The frame is too clean
    > and the engraving is too sharp and clean to be that old. On the other hand
    > it looks complete and faithful to the design. Do you think it�s a forgery?
    > All the best,
    > Robert Gainer
    >
    >
    > >From: CarlZog
    > >Reply-To: Navigation Mailing List
    > >To: NAVIGATION-L{at}LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM
    > >Subject: Re: C. Plath on ebay
    > >Date: Sat, 4 Dec 2004 13:20:30 -0500
    > >
    > >It's starting to look like somebody's got a little factory going. I expect
    > >we'll see more of these popping up.
    > >
    > >
    > &! gt;----- Original Message -----
    > >From: "Alexandre Eremenko"
    > >To:
    > >Sent: Friday, December 03, 2004 1:21 PM
    > >Subject: Re: C. Plath on ebay
    > >
    > >
    > >>But notice their advanced technology:
    > >>they made a very nice C. Plath logo
    > >>on the plastic handle:-)
    > >>
    > >>On Fri, 3 Dec 2004, Yourname Here wrote:
    > >>
    > >>>Alex,
    > >>>
    > >>>I saw that too. Hope everyone knows what it is now.
    > >>>
    > >>>ATB,
    > >>>
    > >>>Joel
    >
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