Brunton transit compasses: instruction manual (15 pages). Compass Brunton ECLIPSE Instruction Manual. Brunton compasses: instruction manual . Manuals and User Guides for Brunton ECLIPSE We have 2 Brunton ECLIPSE manuals available for free PDF download: Instruction Manual. The Brunton Eclipse combines all the tools you need for easy navigation. This unit offers three separate clinometer systems and much more. -.

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First, are the 1 degree increments on the bezel. Second, is that there is a magnification bubble to help you read the bearing. Brunton The Brunton is adjustable too, and even easier! Hold the compass level at your belly so you can look directly bruntno top of itpoint to an object, and box the needle. You may find another way, but here is what I did. This is where my real heartburn with the Brunton begins. Second, since the magnet and needle operate semi-separately it allows the user to get very sloppy with their level hold and still get accurate readings.

The Figure 12 the sight hole. Position compass at eye-level with mirror extending outward to the left.

Because of this, they have left meridian lines out of bgunton capsule. Again, we have both a line on the sighting mirror and a line opposite the capsule for proper alignment. Rotate azimuth ring until reflection of blue orienting circle, 5.


It is not hard to imagine what I am trying to document.

Brunton Eclipse Professional Sighting Compass – ASD

Hold the compass level at your belly, point to an object, and……and……wait a minute…. Brunton In this aspect, the Brunton did not fare so well. Rather than list them out in boring detail, I would rather point them out while showing how each compass operates.

And yes, glow thingies is a technical term! Don’t show me this message again.


That makes work in the field much simpler. Nothing big, but it is just different that most compasses, where it is read on the farther end of the capsule. Viewed from above, you can see that I was wrong. When you decide to jump from a baseplate compass into a sighting compass, there are no two bigger names that the Suunto MC-2G and the Brunton Eclipse The Silva Ranger is also an extremely popular choice.

Also, as an avid hunter, night time travel is almost a must.

I played with many, many different methods, manial I am not going to bore you with all the stuff that did not work. You must be logged in to post a comment. On the Suunto, there is obviously paint for the scales, but they are also etched into the plastic. Draw a line bbrunton both marks.


Now, we are holding it at eye level, with an angled mirror, and doghouse at yet another angle. Yet, because the needle is a line, and we have the doghouse lines, we just need to make everything parallel.

Brunton Cadet User Manual

I am not extremely happy about it, and it leaves the possibility for error in use still. In fact, it is probably one of the best that I have seen.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged mnaual to post a comment. The north arrow has illumination as well as the doghouse. Y ou simply hold the outer ring of the capsule with one hand, and turn the inner capsule with your other hand.

Which one fits your style? There is also a scale on back for the adjustment set to zero in this photo.