Ideal for outdoor activities like Orienteering, Hunting, Camping, Map Reading, Fishing, Hiking, Night Fishing, Night Flying, Backpacking etc
From the great Outdoor Accessory People at Coghlan’s comes this deluxe map compass.
Orient your way from point A to point B with the Deluxe Map Compass from Coghlans.
This compass features a liquid dampened needle to minimize darting.
See-through base (ideal for placing over maps) has a rotating housing, and is imprinted with millimeter and inch markings for 1:25000 scale.
Featuring a liquid dampened needle with luminous pointer and a see-through base with rotating housing, the Deluxe Map Compass is lightweight and compact.
Built-in magnifier and includes scales in millimeters and 1:25000 making it ideal for orienteering and general map reading.
- Liquid Filled Dampened Needle
- Floating luminous dial Liquid filled needle casing
- Luminous marking and hairline guides
- See-Through Base
- Rotating Housing
- Metric and Imperial Scales
- Inch and millimeter scales for mapping or plotting
- Scales: 1:25000, 1:50000, and millimeters (1:1)
- Made from Durable Plastic
- Liquid filled
- Light weight and portable
- Size: 59 x 139mm
Before you can use a compass to navigate you need to be familiar with the main features.
1. Compass housing – also known as the compass wheel, with a mark every two degrees covering 360 degrees, and N-S-E-W (the ‘cardinal points’).
2. Magnetic needle – end for north, & opposing for south.
3. Orienting arrow – fixed and aligned to north within the compass housing
4. Index line – extension of the direction of travel arrow.
5. Direction of travel arrow
## Manufacturers / Coghlan’s Code ## 9685 ##