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    Re: GPS shortcomings.
    From: Peter Fogg
    Date: 2005 Jun 9, 10:22 +1000

    Can be financed from the savings made from not needing to buy all those
    nautical almanacs, sight reduction tables, etc.
    
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: Navigation Mailing List [mailto:NAVIGATION-L{at}LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM]
    > On Behalf Of Peter Fogg
    > Sent: Thursday, 9 June 2005 10:14 AM
    > To: NAVIGATION-L{at}LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM
    > Subject: Re: GPS shortcomings.
    >
    > > On Behalf Of Lu Abel
    > >
    > > We're talking about the sextant being a backup navigation instrument,
    > > not the primary one, so I must ask why you think a Davis Mk 15 or Mk 25
    > > wouldn't be up to the task.
    >
    > Metal is more reliable. Won't warp and is less liable to temperature
    > effects. Nothing new or controversial here.
    
    
    

       
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