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    Re: accuracy of Cook's lunars
    From: Tom Sult
    Date: 2012 Dec 31, 18:14 -0600

    Yes, sorry I should have address it properly. I forget it is not email but a list.
    
    Tom Sult
    Sent from my iPhone
    
    On Dec 31, 2012, at 17:22, eremenko---.edu wrote:
    
    >
    > Tom,
    > I suppose this was a reply to Frank's message.
    >
    >> I
    >> generally see about 4 times your error.
    >
    > I just want to mention that the accuracy of modern Lunars
    > with modern sextants was subject of discussion many times on
    > the list. And that some list participants have a different opinion from
    > Frank's opinion.
    >
    > Roughly speaking Frank expressed the most optimistic point of view
    > in this discussion, and some other list members (including myself)
    > consider this overoptimistic.
    >
    > Alex.
    >
    >
    >
    >
    >> Now I am feeling challenged. I will need to get my AH out and do some land
    >> based lunars.
    >>
    >> Tom Sult
    >> Sent from my iPhone
    >>
    >> On Dec 31, 2012, at 15:21, Frank Reed  wrote:
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