The Silva 4 Militaire compass is as for the Expedition 4, but graduated in mils rather than degrees as favoured by the forces. With it's full sized base plate is the choice of experienced navigators and Nato forces around the world. The needle and cardinal points have Tritium compound 80 MCi illumination that once activated by daylight or torch light will provide up to 4 hours of illumination.This compass is often used by the infantry or as an officer's compass. Magnifying glass and rubber feet enable precision map work.
Features:Specifically designed for use by UK militaryAccuracy to within 1 degreeImpact resistance 30g in XYZ directions and free fall from 1.5 m height into gravelWill work at altitudes of up to 5,000mUTM Plotting scales (Romer) 1:25k, 1:40k, 1:50kSettling time from 90° angle to complete rest: Less than 5 secondsBase plate marked in millimetres & degreesUses Silva 1-2-3 SystemMagnifying lens
Specifications:Luminous compound: Tritium compound 80 mCiSize: 126 x 60 x 10mmWater resistant to IP68 (more than 100m)Weight: 36g
The Silva Expedition 4 is an advanced compass for serious navigation and high levels of accuracy. Primarily used by rescue workers and outdoor enthusiasts on demanding trips, the Expedition 4 offers everything you need in a compass to navigate advanced and precise techniques. It also features a handy map magnifier and Romer scaled suitable for 1:25, 40 and 50,000 grids. Thanks to its luminous markings it is possible to use for night navigation as well.
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This classically styled compass is ideal for hiking, walking, backpacking, orienteering and mountaineering, who wish to navigate using a map when outdoors in the hills/ mountains. Fitted with a ruled edge to measure distances easily and accurately and made a lightweight, durable base-plate this compass can withstand rigorous and frequent use outdoors.
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