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Silva 4/45 Expedition Compass

Advantages: High quality, durable and accurate, range of features.
Disadvantages: Can be expensive

... First impressions Who ever thought that a compass could/would be good looking? I would say it is pretty difficult to be attracted to a compass based on its looks, but reputation is everything in a market like this. Silva made their first compass ba ...

danielclark691 29.07.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Silva Compass Expedition 54

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Know where you are going

Advantages: Robust and reliable
Disadvantages: not cheap

When camping and I have been feeling more adventurous, I would decide to avoid the usual commercial camp sites and head off into the wilderness, armed with a compass and a map or two. Well not the wilderness more off of the beaten track. It can be fun, bu ...

sit2020 05.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Silva Ranger 3 Compass

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Silva Ranger Compass

Advantages: many
Disadvantages: none

Essential compass for the professional walker and climber and mountaineer. Retails at approximately £15 but worth the money. It is housed in sapphire bearing and does not suffer from needle wobble as do most of the cheaper varieties. Also housed in ...

daveboxer 15.05.2011 · Read full review
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The Silva expedition 4 compass is a very reliable compass

Advantages: its the ideal size
Disadvantages: nothing

The Silva expedition 4 compass is a very good compass at a very good size for all aspects of the outdoor life from day up the mountains to expeditions when you have limited space in your bag,not really a compass for the novice navigator,must have some exp ...

jamz29 05.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Silva Expedition 4 Compass

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Essential Equipment For the Great Outdoors!

Advantages: Lots of detailed information
Disadvantages: Expensive, rather large when fully opened up

When I look back to my early childhood it would seem that not long after I had learned to read and write that I had mastered the skill of map reading. Most weekends my Parents would take my Brother and myself up onto the Moors and I was always the one th ...

micksheff 27.02.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Os Landranger Ordnance Survey Maps

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