The Silva Field Compass is the perfect entry-level baseplate compass for beginners and students. The Field compass features graduations in degrees, map-measuring in mm, scales of 1:50,000 and 1:25,000, a rubber bezel for improved comfort and grip, and a detachable safety-release lanyard.
- Rotating capsule with graduations in degrees
- New graphics & colours – more distinct, easier to read
- Soft, easy-grip Dryflex bezel
- Map measuring scales in millimetres, 1:50.000 and 1:25.000
- Sapphire jewel bearing for friction free movement of the compass needle
- Durable hot-stamping of scales/graduations
- Rounded base plate
- Patented red/black orienting lines inside the compass housing
- Declination scale inside the capsule
- Detachable safety-release lanyard
- Waterproof and shockproof
- 5-year warranty*
- MS model: calibrated for Southern hemisphere
- Weight: 28 grams
- Dimensions: 85 x 55 x 10 mm
- Silva article number: 37501
- Map measuring scales mm, 1:50k and 1:25k
The Field compass is also available in a protective carry case of 28 – ideal for schools and groups.
*5-year warranty against defects in manufacture or materials.
All compasses we stock are MS (magnetic south) models balanced for use in the southern hemisphere.