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Silva Starter 1-2-3 Compass

Silva Starter 1-2-3 Compass

Product Description

The precise, easy-to-use Silva Starter 1-2-3 compass offers superior performance at a modest price. Base plate fits large or small hands; features inch and millimeter scales for measuring and a lanyard hole for easy carrying. Fixed declination scale accounts for difference between magnetic and true north. Red orienting arrow and black lines make for an easy needle match. 2deg graduation lines are accurate and easy to read. Features tungsten steel needle, friction-free sapphire bearing and scratch-resistant acrylic construction.

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12/05/2009 11:47AM
Simple basic compass at a good price. I carry 3, on in use, one in my fishing gear, one in the survival-first aid kit.

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08/18/2014 02:08PM
I selected this compass for my first BWCA trip based on the affordable price and it looked durable. I have to say that it did a fantastic job. This compass took a beating every day on a 5 day trip and showed no signs of abuse. It gave a quick and accurate read every time. I have never navigated the wilderness before using a map and compass and I had no problems with this one at all. Unless you are a very serious wildeness person that may need more features, this compass is all you need for basic outdoors navigation for a very low price.