Compass Applications

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RADIANT Compasses

 

Code: 1686

An accurate and sensitive instrument, capable of measuring small angular variations and suitable for a wide range of applications.

This hand held NATO coded compass 6605-99-527-5338 (equiv code:1686) is manufactured by SIRS and is used in both the private and military sectors as a Hand Bearing compass, particularly in connection with marine applications. 

The compass is manufacture mostly from non-magnetic brass and liquid filled to provide steady and stable card damping over a wide temperature range.  A large high quality prism is used to magnify the card reading and obtain accurate headings to be taken through the prism sight line, a sight wire located above the compass card and the object being observed.

The compass is supplied with an impact resistant ABS stowage box and a calibration certificate. 

Features
  • Accurate magnetic readings
  • High visibility card and graduations
  • Night time use with 'beta light' illumination 
  • Used by military and civil customers
  • 3 year warranty.
  • Stowage box supplied with compass.
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RESOURCE INFORMATION

code DESCRIPTION BODY COLOUR brochure
1686
COMPASS WITH STANDARD INDICATION GREY Coming Soon
1686-REV COMPASS WITH INDICATION REVERSED BY 180 DEGREES GREY Coming Soon
1686-CASE SPARE STOWAGE CASE GREEN Coming Soon