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.
Why Should I Learn Map Reading?
The Pace Count
The Pace Count 2
Using the Pace Count
Parts of the Lensatic Compass
Understanding the Topographic Map
Discussion of Grid and Magnetic Azimuths
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