Compass with map is extremely valuable equipment. It’s everywhere. Used by scouts and hikers, pilots and campers, in airplanes, in mobile phones, captains of ships at sea, on spaceships and guided missiles, by car drivers and mountain climbers... This book is with lots of pictures and as little text as possible to make it quick to read, easy to follow, easy to remember and easy to recall. More
Compass is extremely valuable equipment used by scouts and hikers, pilots and campers, in airplanes, in mobile phones, captains of ships at sea, on spaceships and guided missiles, by car drivers and mountain climbers... It’s everywhere. It is such a simple and powerful tool that you should know how to use it. Prepare yourself to always find the way!
This book is with as little text as possible and lots of pictures to make it quick to read, easy to follow, easy to remember and easy to recall.
See here Table of Contents to know what to expect from this book:
Forewords The history The compass Types of Compasses Digital and Modern Compasses Basic compass Advanced Compass Compass Rose Scales Declination Terminology The Three North Magnetic Declination Basics Declination Changes Over Time Magnetic Meridians Inclination or Dip Local Anomalies
Compass Use Compass Use Accurate reading Orienting compass Taking and following bearing Direction of object and direction of travel Map
Map and Compass Orienting Map and Land Measure a Bearing on a Map with compass Compass bearing on map Determine Your Position on Map Determine Position of an object on a Map Measure Distance to objects Calculations
Directions without Compass The sun The stars Analog Watch Shadow-Tip Nature
DIY How to make a Compass Emergency compass Simple homemade compass How to Make a Protractor How to Make a Clinometer
Popular compass manufacturers Do you need one?
Appendix Compass Tips and Terminology Tips Terms The 32 Points of the Compass Inclination slope Declination Vectors Declinations Online