Brunton TruArc 5 Baseplate Compass

5044-021

Description

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The TruArc 5 is a simple compass with adjustable declination, a global needle, a long baseplate, and a magnifying mirror.

  • Global needle finds magnetic north regardless of hemisphere.
  • Adjustable declination.
  • Magnified readout.
  • Liquid-free dial won’t freeze in cold settings.
  • 2° resolution.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Travel
Hemisphere

The earth's magnetic field varies considerably so most compasses are designed to work in the specific hemisphere zones for which they are being used. A global compass can be used anywhere.

Global
Dimensions 10.6 x 7.4cm
Magnifying lens Yes
Clinometer

Measures angles of slope, elevation or inclination.

No
Sighting mirror No
Luminous markings

Luminous markings allow you to read your compass in dim light conditions.

No
Adjustable declination

Sets the compass to indicate true north instead of magnetic north.

Yes
Made in USA