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    Re: What's a time hack?
    From: Don Seltzer
    Date: 2015 Nov 10, 09:32 -0500
    I find numerous references to 'Hack Watches' in 19th century navigational texts.  It was a portable timepiece with a second hand used to record the time during sights, and was later compared to the chronometer stowed safely below.  It was synonymous with 'Job Watch'.

    Don Seltzer 
       
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