The SILVA Compass and How to Use It. <<Your Name>> D of E <<Your Position>>
Aim The AIM of this lesson is to introduce you to the SILVA Compass to enable you to take a Bearing on a Map and transfer it to the ground – and vice versa.
Method • Characteristics • Components • Magnetic North • Bearings • Revision
Characteristics • Plastic • Lightweight • Robust • Functional • Luminous
North • True North • Grid North • Magnetic North • Magnetic Variation • Mag-to-Grid: Get Rid • Grid-to-Mag: ADD
Place the Compass on the Physical Feature on the Map and Line up the Guider Lines with the Grid Lines