Welcome to the NavList Message Boards.

NavList:

A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding

Compose Your Message

Message:αβγ
Message:abc
Add Images & Files
    or...
       
    Reply
    Re: Mark IX sextant manual
    From: Hein Bodahl
    Date: 2009 Aug 17, 12:29 +0200

    On 11.08.2009 16:59, Paul Brewer wrote:
    > My abject apologies!
    >
    > There is a Mk IXB. It is as an A model but has a double time automatic 
    attachment. This can be set to take 60 shots in either 1 or 2 minutes.
    >
    > The addition of am M (as in IXAM or BM) indicates a double eye piece, one normal and the other X2.
    >
    > I have never seen an official manual for the B model so I for one will be 
    interesting to see what arrives.
    >
    > Paul.
    
    However, mine is a IXBM, not a IXB as i claimed.
    It has a revolving eye piece holder but it can only hold one eye piece.
    In the end they probably figured you don't need magnification.
    
    The manual is for a IXA.
    
    Hein
    
    --~--~---------~--~----~------------~-------~--~----~
    NavList message boards: www.fer3.com/arc
    Or post by email to: NavList@fer3.com
    To unsubscribe, email NavList-unsubscribe@fer3.com
    -~----------~----~----~----~------~----~------~--~---
    
    

       
    Reply
    Browse Files

    Drop Files

    NavList

    What is NavList?

    Join NavList

    Name:
    (please, no nicknames or handles)
    Email:
    Do you want to receive all group messages by email?
    Yes No

    You can also join by posting. Your first on-topic post automatically makes you a member.

    Posting Code

    Enter the email address associated with your NavList messages. Your posting code will be emailed to you immediately.
    Email:

    Email Settings

    Posting Code:

    Custom Index

    Subject:
    Author:
    Start date: (yyyymm dd)
    End date: (yyyymm dd)

    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site