Backwoods Map Compass


Product Code: 9398
  • This compass consists of a magnetized metal needle that floats on a pivot point. The needle orients to the magnetic field lines of the earth. The basic orienteering map compass is composed of the following parts.

    • Base plate
    • Straight edge and ruler
    • Direction of travel arrow
    • Compass housing with 360
    • Rotating ring
    • North label
    • Index line
    • Orienting arrow
    • Magnetic needle