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    Re: C+P Navy Mk Iii Followup To My Last
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2004 Mar 21, 14:39 -0500

    I have seen some sextants on EBay in the description of which stated
    that they were assembled in New York from C. Plath parts.  I don't
    recall the dates of manufacture.
    
    Fred
    
    On Mar 21, 2004, at 1:02 PM, Jared Sherman wrote:
    
    > Considering the cost of manufacturing equipment, dies, etc, as opposed
    > to
    > the volume of sextants sold even then, perhaps "Made" means "assembled
    > by"
    > various firms in order to produce a "genuine US Navy" sextant? And
    > that they
    > were simply buying and assembling the parts from Cassens & Plath under
    > license?
    >
    
    
    

       
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