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    Re: body not aligned with reflection in artificial horizon
    From: Robert Eno
    Date: 2007 Nov 24, 21:28 -0500

    David
    
    Try rocking the sextant as you would for a sea horizon observation. This
    should do the trick, unless I have misunderstood your question
    
    Robert
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "landlocked" 
    To: "NavList" 
    Sent: Friday, November 23, 2007 3:52 PM
    Subject: [NavList 4064] body not aligned with reflection in artificial
    horizon
    
    
    >
    > Even after adjusting my sextant as well as I can for perpendicularity
    > and side error, I still have the following problem when using an
    > artificial horizon:  When I bring the body down to the horizon
    > (regardless of whether it's a pan of water or a mirror), the "brought-
    > down" body is well to the left of the body reflected in the artificial
    > horizon.  Have I not corrected enough for perpendicularity?  What
    > other error might this be?
    >
    > David C.
    >
    > >
    >
    
    
    
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