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RITCHIE NAVIGATION SportAbout Hand Bearing Compass

Model # 184855Mfg # X-11/YELLOW

$43.99

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Product Description

Get a quick fix day or night

A compass made for sailing and watersports hold it in your hand, or tieit down to your kayak with special mounting harness. Compass featuresRitchie's QuickSight V-notch sighting system for easy heading alignmentand a lubber line for reading the compass. Small non-electric chemicallight sticks (3 included) provide 18 hours of lighting at night.Easy-to-read dial is 2" in diameter. International safety yellow,impact resistant case with neck lanyard.

  • Puck style hand compass
  • Sighting System: Arm's length
  • Quicksight V-Notch & Lubber Line
  • 2 9/16"dia x 1 3/8"H
  • Illumination: Three small chemical lightsticks
  • Warranty 5 years

Specs

SportAbout Hand Bearing Compass

Apparent Card Dia 2-1/4" dia
Card Type Direct
Clinometer? No Clinometer
Color Yellow w/ white card
Internal Light Internal Light
Dimensions 1-3/8"H x 2-9/16" dia
Sight Style Front Reading
Type Handheld
Warranty 5 Years

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Ritchie Navigation Sportabout Hand Bearing Compass
 
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1.0

Not for racing sailors

By Dawn

from Oyster Bay NY

About Me Professional

Pros

  • Inexpensive

Cons

  • Difficult To Read
  • Inaccurate

Best Uses

    Comments about Ritchie Navigation Sportabout Hand Bearing Compass:

    This compass is over half the price of the others but if you are tyring to site a layline pay the extra money.

    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    sportabout hand bearing compass

    By joe

    from annapolis md

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Accurate
    • Compact
    • Reliable Performance
    • Strong Construction
    • Waterproof

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • River Trips

      Comments about Ritchie Navigation Sportabout Hand Bearing Compass:

      I bought this to use while kayaking at night - worked out great .

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