Silva compass Ranger is a traditional baseplate compass commonly used by hikers, mountaineers, backpackers and D of E paricipants
It has all the features you need for your adventure.
Ranger features rubber grip for easy handling and comes with a use-anywhere declination scale inside the capsule, a magnifying lens, and base plate map-measuring in mm and scales of 1:25k, 1:50k.
The baseplate is curved-up at the back-end for perfect fit in the hand.
The red/black north-south lines in the capsule bottom ensures easy and safe settling.
The distinct arrow and scales/markings in a clear contemporary font combined with lots of transparency in the baseplate makes navigating easier - when activated in light the luminous markings enable night time navigation.
The needle is made from finest Swedish steel with high quality magnetic features
Type: Base Plate Compass
Material: Acrylic / TPU
Dimensions: 10.7 x 5.4 x 1.1cm
Measuring Scales: mm 1:25000, 1:50000
Includes: Detachable scale lanyard, (1:25, 1:50)
Warranty: 5 years
Detachable distance lanyard with scales to measure longer distances
Map measuring scales; mm, GPS scales 1:25 and 1:50
Rotatable housing - use with the SILVA 1-2-3 System®
Magnifying lens for precision map work.
Rubber grip - easy handling
Declination scale inside the capsule.
Luminous markings that enables night navigation.
Robust material that withstands tough treatment and conditions.
D of E recommended product
This compass model is equipped with a detachable scale lanyard that works like a ruler
The scale lanyard has two scales on it; 1:25, and 1:50, which makes it easier to measure the distance of your hike.
Since its soft and bendable it’s easy to place directly on to your route on the map when you are out in the terrain – or when you are planning for your next adventure
N/S red & black lines