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    Re: TWO at the Lake with sextants
    From: Gary LaPook
    Date: 2010 Mar 17, 12:49 -0700
    I was out at the beach at Channel Islands yesterday trying out Greg's Kamal and comparing the readings with my SNO-T but I didn't see anybody else there with a sextant but I did get some questions from passers-by.

    gl

    --- On Wed, 3/17/10, Frank Reed <FrankReed@HistoricalAtlas.com> wrote:

    From: Frank Reed <FrankReed@HistoricalAtlas.com>
    Subject: [NavList] Re: TWO at the Lake with sextants
    To: NavList@fer3.com
    Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2010, 12:20 PM

    Peter H, you wrote:
    "About a year and a half ago my wife was showing me her childhood home town of Dana Point, California. We walked down to the beach and encountered two fellows, one with a sextant, observing the sunset. "

    Really?! Wow. I NEVER see people practicing with sextants. Today was the first time in ten years I've bumped into someone else with a sextant apart from groups that I've organized or helped organize.

    Meanwhile, here is a photo from my road trip...

    -FER
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