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    Re: Plastic sextants and prejudice. was: GPS shortcomings.
    From: George Huxtable
    Date: 2005 Jun 11, 08:30 +0100

    Robert Gainer asked, about the Plastimo version of the Ebbco plastic sextant-
    
    >With that information, I found this;
    >http://plastimo.com/catalogue/article.php?listnom=Navigation%7CAntares%20se
    >xtant&LangID=1&ref=21001&
    >
    >It looks like the same sextant; do you happen to know if it is the same or
    >just a copy of the original?
    
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    Reply from George-
    
    It was behind glass in a display case, so I couldn't check for details. But
    as near as I could tell the Plastimo version was identical to the Ebbco;
    not just a likeness of it.
    
    
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    contact George Huxtable by email at george---.u-net.com, by phone at
    01865 820222 (from outside UK, +44 1865 820222), or by mail at 1 Sandy
    Lane, Southmoor, Abingdon, Oxon OX13 5HX, UK.
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