The Silva Ranger Compass Model 15CLQ (2800516) is the standard for accuracy among demanding outdoors people. The Ranger compass is used and approved by foresters, geologists, surveyors, scientific explorers, sports enthusiasts, military and others demanding accuracy, speed and utility. The Ranger Compass has been improved with the latest in compass technology, providing you with a superior quality instrument.
The Silva Ranger Compass is a best selling compass that has a large sighting mirror with a vee notch allowing for quick acquisition and accurate bearings to distant landmarks. An easy to use declination adjustment is on the back of the Ranger compass. The Silva Ranger Compass also features a clinometer, enlarged easy grip capsule with enhanced dial numbers. The CLQ has added Quadrant graduations N(0°) - E(90°) - S(0) - W(90°). Map scales in inch, millimeter, and 1:25,000 & 1:50,000 romers.
Other features of the Silva Ranger Compass include luminous points for night time use, new silicon map grippers, improved cover clip, lanyard with adjustable slider and screwdriver. Both models of the Silva Ranger Compass meet or exceed the US Forest Service and military Specifications.
Silva Ranger Compass 15CQL (2800516) dimensions: 4" x 2 1/2" x 11/16" (closed).
Posted by Charles D. Goodwin, MD on
These are excellent fairly reasonably-priced compasses that give a very accurate reading.
All prices are in USD.