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post #5 of Old 08-06-2011
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Old army compasses had the lid open up and then a sight fold up as well to take bearings. Looks like a fold up sight visible through the glass.

Ray
S.V. Nikko
1983 Fraser 41
La Conner, WA


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Boating for over 25 years, some of them successfully.
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