The SILVA Ranger SL compass is a compact mirrored sighting compass with built-in sun dial. Can be attached to a jacket with a safety pin for hands-free navigation.
- Sapphire jewel bearing for friction-free movement of the compass needle
- Durable hot-stamping of scales/graduations
- Mirror sighting for accurate bearings
- Patented red/black orienting lines inside the compass housing
- Map measuring scales mm and inch
- Built in sun-watch
- Pin-on jacket function for hands-free use
- Luminous markings for night navigation
- Detachable safety-release lanyard
- Attachment: Detachable safety-release lanyard, Pin-on jacket function for hands-free use
- Built in sun-watch: Yes
- Illumination: Luminous markings
- Patented red/black N/S lines in capsule: Yes
- Sapphire jewel bearing for friction-free movement of the compass needle: Yes
- Scales: mm, inch
- Sighting System: Mirror sighting
- MS model - balanced for use in the southern hemisphere
- Weight: 23 grams
Please note that this compass is prone to forming a small bubble when exposed to changes in temperature and air pressure, which should not affect the accuracy of the compass. Warming the compass, such as placing in the sun, should dissipate the bubble.
5-year SILVA warranty
All compasses we stock are MS models which are balanced for use in the southern hemisphere.