The Silva Ranger® CL compass delivers superior accuracy, even in the
most demanding conditions. The large mirror enhances accuracy
when sighting on distant landmarks. Three scales provide quick, easy
plotting with any topographic map. Romer scales can be used to create
grid references for use with ordinance maps. Silicone feet provide
positive grip on a map. The geared declination allows you to set and
forget the declination for the area you are in, ensuring constant
compensation for this variable when taking bearings. The declination
scale sets easily from the bottom of the compass. A clinometer lets
you measure angles of inclination. The clinometer is graduated in 2 degree increments
from 0 to 90 degrees. The base plate of the compass has map scales for
1:24,000, 1:25,000, and 1:50,000 scale maps. Other scales on the base
plate include a 1/20th inch scale, and a millimeter scale.
Declination is adjustable, using the special tool provided with each
Luminous points allow use of the compass in low light conditions.
Hinged lid holds the sighting mirror, and when closed it protects the
Complete with lanyard, declination adjustment tool, and instructions. Northern Hemisphere only. Shipping weight 1 lb. Leather case, DO 664,is shown on page 1 of Leather
Field Equipment Category.