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    Re: body not aligned with reflection in artificial horizon
    From: Robert Eno
    Date: 2007 Nov 25, 14:10 -0500

    Thomas,
    
    True to a point but you can also be out of alignment by a bit and still see
    the reflection in the pan.
    
    In any event, I was grasping at straws on this one. David indicated that he
    had already performed the necessary adjustments to his sextant.
    
    cheers
    
    Robert
    
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Thomas Kleemann" 
    To: 
    Sent: Sunday, November 25, 2007 1:07 PM
    Subject: [NavList 4084] Re: body not aligned with reflection in artificial
    horizon
    
    
    >
    > Robert Eno wrote:
    >
    >> level. But you also indicated that this problem is occurring in a pan of
    >> water which is self-levelling.  Try shifting your position so that the
    >> sun,
    >> the pan of oil and you, are all in a straight line.
    >>
    >
    > Excuse me for bouncing in.
    >
    > In my understanding one can only see a reflection in the pan
    > if already aligned.
    > I'd bet on the horizon mirror adjustment.
    >
    > David, you might try to check the index correction star-star;
    > in the process you see, if there is the same misalignment.
    >
    > Thomas.
    >
    > --
    > I am no navigator, but an interested layman.
    >
    >
    > >
    >
    
    
    
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