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    Re: Constructing A Logarithm Table
    From: Peter Fogg
    Date: 2009 Jan 14, 12:44 +1100
    Thanks for this, Hewitt. From another, offlist source (reproduced with permission) comes this:
     
    Bayless' Table is based on the following relationship,
                                  100000*log (1/sin x )
    Pepperday's Table is similar, viz,
                                  100*log (1/sin s)/log 11.4953
    (which I have derived empirically).
     Where x and s are the required angular values of the argument and
    all logs are to the base 10.

    On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 12:27 AM, Hewitt Schlereth <hhew36---.com> wrote:

    It looks to me that the "S" Table is a table of logarithms to base
    11.5 multiplied by minus (-) 100.

    Hewitt

    On 1/11/09, Piterr11---.com <Piterr11---.com> wrote:
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    >  Does anyone know what mathematical function Michael Pepperday was using to construct his 'S' tables?  They seem to differ from Bayless, which are based on the Modified HO 211 (Ageton's Tables).
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