Hand Bearing Compasses
Using these precision marine hand bearing compasses| you can easily obtain quick magnetic bearings on shore or floating objects. Obtain a bearing simply by aligning front and rear sights on an object and reading off bearing. Uses include quick bearing or position set| determination of angular gain or loss on the competition while racing| checking distance offshore| establishing lee-bow set while cruising or racing in currents| drift vectoring and plotting a line of position.
Compass features a liquid-damped compass card graduated in 5° segments and a large| contoured handle. Lanyard and instructions included.
The illuminated compass sports a solid-state LED with a positive push-on switch.