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    Re: Logs
    From: Vic Fraenckel
    Date: 2003 Jun 10, 18:43 -0400

    Thanks for the quick responses to my query. It's easier than I thought and I
    think I will build one for Windsway Too. Has anyone any idea as to the
    traditional material for the board? Aubrey's Mids where always reporting
    speeds like 6 knots and 2 fathoms. Any idea how long a nautical mile was in
    Aubrey's time (ca 1800). I am sure it has been standardized since then.
    Perhaps it was defined as some number of fathoms, which I assume was 6 feet.
    Any ideas?
    Any enlightenment will be appreciated.
    Victor Fraenckel - The Windman                 vfraenc1@nycap.rr.com
    KC2GUI                                                      www.windsway.com
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