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    Re: Sextants with Polarizing filters
    From: Peter Fogg
    Date: 2006 Jan 27, 12:53 +1100

    > From: Bill
    > While I do admit to enjoying the benefits of polarized sunglasses for
    > pleasure sailing, when dinghy racing on our local pond in light air they
    > inhibit my ability to read the water and distinguish between calm
    > water/holes and the ripples (dark water) from cat's paws or a breeze.
    >
    > They can also be a pain in the rear when trying to read digital
    > instruments
    > on the big lake.
    
    Yep. That's fair enough. On the other question of possible danger, do
    sextants fitted with polarizers also have other filters available?
    
    
    

       
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