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Silva Expedition Compass

Silva Expedition 4 Compass
Hire Charges:  
Two Day Hire: £6.00
One Week Hire: £6.00
Two Week Hire: £6.00
The RRP is:£42.00
So You Save Up To£36.00

Hire Terms & Conditions

The Silva Expedition 4 Compass is used by many defence forces around the world. This full-size base plate compass for experienced and novice navigators contains everything you need in a compass and has added functionality for GPS. The compass housing is made from Dryflextm and the rounded base plate is comfortable and fits any hand size. The patented red/black orienting lines make it easy and fool proof to take bearings and the map measuring scales mm, inch Romer scales, 1:25k, 1:40k, 1:50k are compatible with virtually any map. Luminous markings enable night navigation and the friction feet increase precision in map work.


The hire package consists of one one Silva Expedition 4 Compass. Product colours may vary from images.

Silva Expedition 4 Compass


Accuracy:± 1º (17.8 mils)
Declination adjustment:Declination scale inside capsule
Graduation:6400º / 360º (360º inside the capsule), 6300º, 360º
Illumination:Luminous markings
Magnifying lens:Yes
Patented red/black N/S lines in capsule:Yes
Resolution degrees / mils:2 / 50
Scales:1:25k, 1:50k, 1:63.360k, mm, inch
Silicon friction feet:Yes
Size:126 x 60 x 10 mm
Temperature operating range:-40 to +60 ºC
Type of compass:Silva 1-2-3 System baseplate compass
Water resistance:IP68 - (more than 100 m)
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