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    Re: Cleaning arc of Vernier sextant.
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2006 Oct 25, 01:39 -0400

    I got your suggestion.  PLEASE continue to contribute.  You are a
    bright patch of sunlight within the fog of the Navlist!
    Fred Hebard
    On Oct 25, 2006, at 12:01 AM, Henry C. Halboth wrote:
    > To all:
    > It would appear that my posted messages are, for some reason,
    > simply not
    > getting through. The following response to George's message on the
    > subject has drawn no response whatsoever, even though it seems to
    > be the
    > only one actually addressing the question posed. Not responding is so
    > unlike George that I am lead to believe something is wrong
    > somewhere - as
    > this is happening repeatedly I am beginning to feel there to be no
    > point
    > in my wasting time in responding anymore. Did no one receive the
    > following:
    > Any suggestions as to what I may be doing wrong or is something
    > screwed
    > up with the List.
    > Regards,
    > Henry
    > On Sun, 22 Oct 2006 20:42:04 -0400 "Henry C. Halboth"
    > writes:
    >> George,
    >> The old fashioned way to clean a silver arc was always with
    >> cigarette or
    >> cigar ashes. Personally did it many times and my arcs are as good as
    >> new.
    >> Regards.
    >> Henry
    > >
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