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    Re: Ebay Sextant?????????
    From: Joel Jacobs
    Date: 2004 Nov 9, 17:21 +0000

    Alex gets my applause for identifying the frame as that of a SNO-M sextant.
    
    But, there is more, lots more.
    
    Joel Jacobs
    
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     -------------- Original message ----------------------
    From: Alexandre Eremenko 
    > The frame looks exactly like a frame
    > of an old Soviet SN or SNO-M sextant.
    > (These old Soviet sextants were probably
    > modeled on C Plath, but I've never seen
    > a C. Plath with exactly this shape of frame).
    > Where does the arm come from I could not
    > determine.
    > The scope is obviously not from this sextant
    > (as many people noticed).
    > And they seem to have painted the teeth of the arc(!)
    >
    > Alex
    >
    > > Check this eBay listing and let's see who can say
    > > what's wrong with this
    > > sextant.
    > >
    > > Joel Jacobs
    
    
    

       
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