The Expedition 15T Compass from Silva is ideal for hiking, climbing and trekking and gives compass accuracy and precision as well as durability.
- Lid with sighting mirror
- Clinometer needle for measuring slope angle
- Map measuring scales in mm or inches
- GPS Romer Scale for plotting positions on maps (1:25,000, 1:50,000)
- Magnetic declination adjuster
- Silva 1-2-3 system
This original mirror sighting compass is used by defence forces all over the world. It has Romer scales with plotting holes for finding and marking GPS coordinates on the map and rubber feet so it won't slide on the map. Luminous compound that need to be activated by daylight/flashlight etc. Will give light up to 4 hours. 360 degrees on the graduation ring and 6400 mils on the reverse side.
This Silva Compass is part of the Expedition Series and is a great tool for advanced outdoor navigation, with mirror sighting as a feature giving you 45 degree angle assistance and a clinometer for measuring slope angle. This compass is used alot within the geology and forestry field for its exact qualities. The Silva 1-2-3 System makes plotting a compass bearing easy and this system is explained in a booklet that accompanies the compass.