Welcome to the NavList Message Boards.


A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding

Compose Your Message

Add Images & Files
    Re: WWII astrocompass still on Offer
    From: Brian Whatcott
    Date: 2002 Oct 3, 18:54 -0500

    I did surrender to the call of the ..er.. astrocompass.
    Of the three mentioned on eBay, I topped the bidding on the third
    and highest priced one - at $67 plus S&H  None with bases though.
    One of them had a noticably wrinkled sight screen (ivory plastic sheet)
    which I suppose was heat damage.
    And I am glad: do you hear? Glad!
    At 07:15 AM 9/25/02, you wrote:
    >Well worth the price my friend. I paid $350.00 Canadian for mine (astro
    >compass only)in 1983 so Celestaire's price is quite reasonable.
    >Once you have it in your hot little hands, you will not regret it! Now
    >slowly come to the light...yes, that's it...closer...
    > >Hmmmm.... $295 + $30 for the base.  Still on offer at their URL.
    > >Just how lustful am I, anyway?  :-)
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >Thanks again,
    > >Brian W
    Brian Whatcott
       Altus OK                      Eureka!

    Browse Files

    Drop Files


    What is NavList?

    Join NavList

    (please, no nicknames or handles)
    Do you want to receive all group messages by email?
    Yes No

    You can also join by posting. Your first on-topic post automatically makes you a member.

    Posting Code

    Enter the email address associated with your NavList messages. Your posting code will be emailed to you immediately.

    Email Settings

    Posting Code:

    Custom Index

    Start date: (yyyymm dd)
    End date: (yyyymm dd)

    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site