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    Re: Chronometers (WAS: Re: Sextant shops in Hong-Kong?)
    From: Dan Hogan
    Date: 2001 Apr 24, 9:43 PM

    For over six years I used two(2) quartz watches, a Timex and a Casio. Then
    when my WWV radio packed up, I picked up a third at a yard sale. I set them
    prior to departure and averaged their readings for SR. If you are REALLY
    detail oriented you could rate them prior to departure.
    
    On 24 Apr 2001, at 19:57, Yves Arrouye wrote:
    [Snip expensive watch stuff]
    
    > What watch do you use at sea? I am not intent on spending $$$ on it, but I'd
    > like one with easy access to preset chronos for racing, and big numbers for
    > these sextant times (need to move my watch to the left hand...).
    >
    > YA
    
    
    Cheers
    -Dan-
    

       
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