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post #3 of Old 01-12-2013
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Re: sextant practice

I learned using a cheap $35 Davis sextant and an artificial horizon. Try using just a bowl of water as an artificial horizon instead of buying one. It's a neat skill to learn.

S.V. Nikko
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