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Silva Compass 16DCL-6400 MILS/360 Degrees


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The military version of the Expedition S Compass, it uses mils instead of degrees and has a coyote brown bezel over a glowing mils dial. Use it to keep your adventures on track. With a sighting mirror and clinometer you can chart your course and gauge slope angles and make height estimates.

  • Trusted by NATO forces around the world
  • 0-6,400 mils glowing dial with large numerals at every 200 mil mark is easy to read in challenging conditions
  • Sighting mirror for plotting routes, can be used in emergencies for signalling
  • 1:25:000 and 1:50:000 scales, GPS scales, centimeter/millimetre/inch rules
  • Scale lanyard (1:25k and 1:50K) takes guessing out of plotting, and as a break-away lanyard it is safe and convenient
  • Clinometer for measuring slope angle and making distance and height estimations
  • Slope card helps you gauge difficulty of ascents, and assess avalanche risk
  • Coyote brown DryFlex™ rubberized mirror housing and bezel is easy to use with or without gloves
  • Magnetically adjustable declination
  • Declination scale
  • Clear baseplate with magnification lens for easy mapping and plotting
  • Silicone feet keep the compass from shifting

Tech specs

Ideal for
  • Professional trades
  • Backpacking
  • Emergency preparedness
Northern Hemisphere
Magnifying lensYes
Sighting mirrorYes
Made inChina


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