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    Re: Sextants
    From: Dan Hogan
    Date: 1999 Jul 27, 10:25 AM

    Barry:
    
    I have owned a Freiberger Sextant for many years. But I am going to buy
    a Davis MK 25 to take out on my boat to practice with. My Freiberger
    with it's wood box just take up to much room and I worry about damage
    or leaving it on the boat.
    
    >        Im a beginning Celestial Navigator and am seeking some
    >advise...I have access to a Davis MK25 Sextant to learn with..or
    >SHould I purchase the Astra IIIb to learn with..?? I don't plan any
    >crossing in the immediate future...One other thing, I was also
    >thinking of purchasing the Celesticomp V for checking my math and
    >learning with it. or should I pass on the puter to learn the
    >conventional way....
    
    
    Dan Hogan WA6PBY
    dhhogan{at}nav.cnchost.com
    Navigation-L: http://nav.cnchost.com
    

       
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