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    Re: Sextant on ebay
    From: dgroose
    Date: 2006 Sep 5, 10:30 -0500

    90 Euro = 115.735 US Dollar today.


    Courtney Thomas wrote:

    > My understanding is that 90 Euros is a lot more than <$100 but would
    > be pleased to be wrong  :-)

    > Courtney
    >     ----- Original Message -----
    >     *From:* jean-philippe planas <mailto:jeanphilippeplanas@yahoo.com>
    >     *To:* NavList@fer3.com <mailto:NavList@fer3.com>
    >     *Sent:* Tuesday, September 05, 2006 1:39 AM
    >     *Subject:* [NavList 1160] Re: Sextant on ebay
    >     Yes this is the common inverting scope 6x or 7x that one finds
    >     with SNO-Ms and SNO-T. The scope itself is worth less than 100$.
    >     It can be had at RegioZeist, a Dutch seller,
    >     http://www.regiozeist.nl/eng_scheeps_sextant_freiberger_parts.htm,
    >     for 90 Euros.
    >     JPP
    >     */Bill <billyrem42@earthlink.net
    >     <mailto:billyrem42@earthlink.net>>/* wrote:
    >         Alex responded>
    >         > Yes,
    >         > This is definitely an SNO-M,
    >         > silver-painted, with C-Plath logos and
    >         > numbers stamped. Some parts are painted
    >         > "bronze". This is not the first case
    >         > we see such forgery on e-Bay.
    >         >
    >         > Alex
    >         So would that be the famed inverting scope with grid we see on
    >         the sextant?
    >         Perhaps worth the price just for the scope?
    >         Bill
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