Fundamentals of Orienteering – Parts of the Lensatic Compass
Today’s post is about the Lensatic compass
. This is a military
style Cammenga compass and I lay out some of the parts below. If you click on the image you should get a larger picture to look at.
There’s also a short video below that points out the various parts just to make sure you can see everything.
Link to video
I’m taking this course in little bites for two reasons. First, it gives me time to prepare
the next section and second, it gives you time to assimilate the information before moving on to the next segment. Don’t worry, it’ll get more interesting soon. For now we need to learn the tools of the trade before we get to the good stuff.
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