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    Re: Cleaning arc of Vernier sextant.
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2006 Oct 23, 17:27 -0400

    
    On Oct 23, 2006, at 1:18 PM, Richard M. Pisko wrote:
    
    >
    > On Sun, 22 Oct 2006 23:05:20 +0100, George Huxtable wrote:
    >
    >> I'm after some tips, please, on the best way of cleaning the
    >> silver arc on an old Vernier sextant. It's been left nicely
    >> alone and unpolished, with the result that the arc divisions
    >> are as good as new and quite unsullied. Same applies to the
    >> Vernier. I am anxious to keep it that way. So I want to know
    >> about gentle techniques for cleaning it up, without any need
    >> to get it bright.
    >>
    > Congratulations, George.
    >
    > --
    > Richard, 2006-Oct-23 11:02:37 AM GMT - 6 hours for summer
    
    
    George,
    
    Congratulations.  My curiosity got the better of me; is it item
    320038599150 on eBay?
    
    Fred
    
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