Silva Ranger SL Compass
Quality Ranger Series compass by Silva of Sweden. The Ranger Compass is a lightweight, compact unit measuring approximately 5cm x 4.5cm x 1cm which can be transported easily. The Silva compass is designed around the Silva 1-2-3 System which is explained fully in the manual supplied with the compass. one that Ray heralds as “the perfect backup compass”.
It features a built-in sun dial, a sighting mirror in the lid, as well as a tough safety pin so that it can be attached to your jacket, thereby allowing you to keep both hands free. Ideal as a reserve compass for those attending one of our Wilderness Navigation courses.
The Ranger Series is specially suited for more experienced users, such as backpackers, mountaineers, hunters, fishermen etc. Equipped with the patented red/black North/South lines in the capsule for quick and correct course setting, North indicator on the red end of the compass needle and luminous markings for accurate navigation in the dark.
|Attachment||Detachable safety-release lanyard, Pin-on jacket function for hands-free use|
|Built in sun-watch||Yes|
|Patented red/black N/S lines in capsule||Yes|
|Sapphire jewel bearing for friction-free movement of the compass needle||Yes|
|Sighting System||Mirror sighting|
|Variant||Magnetic Equator, Magnetic South, Magnetic North|
|Dimension||58 x 42 mm (closed)|