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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 3
  • Ease Of Use: 3
  • Usefulness: 5
Cheap and useful – Compass with Map Measuring Ruler Lanyard Reviews

posted by BrerRabbit on 10/30/2011 Certified Owner

Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

Pros:
Zoom area to read rich of signs map precisely
Matrix to draw checkpoins and startpoint
Arrow surprisingle stable
Ruler for two scales on map 1:50k and 1:25k
Solid lace strapped to body
Lightkeeping dots on directions
Cons:
2 fixings out of 4
Screw is quite poor, try not to detach main part
Other:
My compass had small peace of plastic at the edge, which prevent smooth rotation. I'd detach compass, cut the knob and lubricate it.
Bottomline:
Great for novice sport orienteering. Simple in use, light and solid

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