Basket Close Menu Search Store Finder Twitter Facebook Instagram Blog Engage voice search Offer logo Click and collect logo Delivery logo

Silva Expedition 4 Military Compass

Member‘s Card Price£40.50

Retail Price £45.00 Save 10%

[spacer][spacer]
[spacer]
Choose size in stock:

Selected size:

View product information

Product code: 15898381 / 300157

The Silva Expedition 4 Military Compass is a classic baseplate with almost all the scales you'll ever need in the palm of your hand.

It has a magnifier for detailed map reading, milimeter and inch scales for all types of map.

Great for walkers, trekkers and anyone who needs more from a compass.

  • Silva 1-2-3 System baseplate compass
  • Compass capsule / needle
  • Magnifying lens - Yes
  • Declination adjustment: Decl scale in capsule
  • Active time after activation in light: 4 hours (luminous compound - Tritium compound 80 mCi)
  • Silicon friction feet
  • Patented red/black N/S lines in capsule
  • Available graduations: 6400/360 (360 inside the capsule), 6300, 360
  • Resolution degrees/mils: 2 / 50
  • Measuring scales on base plate in mm, inch
  • UTM position plotting scales (Romer scales): 1:25k, 1:50k, 1:40k
  • Settling time from 90 degree angle within +/- 3 deg: 2.7 sec
  • Settling time from 90 degree angle to complete rest: 5 sec
  • Accuracy: +/- 1 degree (17.8 mils)
  • Waterproof: IP68 - (more than 100 m)
  • Altitude use: 5000m@-15 C
  • Impact resistance: 30g in XYZ directions and free fall from 1,5 m height into gravel
  • Temperature operating range: -40 to +60 C
  • Material: Acrylic
  • Size (mm): 126 x 60 x 10
  • Weight: 36g
Yes
Nocolour
Silva

This product qualifies for the following delivery methods

Standard Delivery (3-5 Days) (£3.95)

FREE on orders over £70.00

Available

Once despatched you will receive updates from the courier.

Express 2 Day Delivery (£5.95)

Unavailable

Express delivery takes 2 working days when order is placed before 1pm Monday-Friday. Once despatched you will receive updates from the courier.

Reserve and Collect (within an hour) (FREE)

Available

We will notify you when your order is ready to collect.

Click and Collect (3-5 Days) (FREE)

Available

You will be notified when your order is ready to collect.

Next Day Delivery (order by 6pm Mon - Fri) (£5.95)

Unavailable

Contactless delivery. Your courier will send updates once the order is despatched.

AM Delivery (£7.95)

Unavailable

Order by 8pm and get your item delivered to you by 12pm the next working day (Not available for NI, Channel Islands or Highlands)

Standard Large Delivery (3-5 Days) (FREE)

Unavailable

Standard Large Delivery (3-5 Days) (£200.00)

Unavailable

Bike Delivery (£4.95)

Unavailable

Bike delivery is £4.95. This applies to all bikes, and these orders are upgraded to a DHL courier service.

British Forces Post Office (BFPO) (FREE)

Unavailable

Delivery before 10:30am (£8.95)

Unavailable

Saturday Delivery (order by 6pm Friday) (£5.95)

Unavailable

Click and Collect Next Day (order by 6pm Mon - Fri) (£5.95)

Unavailable

Order online and have your items delivered to a store, ready to collect the next day (excluding weekends)

Returns

Returning orders to us is easy. Whatever your reason, we offer a refund or exchange within 28 days of delivery or collection.

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Rating

4.75 out of 5
4 reviews
Write a review
4.75 out of 5

Milli, radians.

It does not matter if your compass is calibrated in degrees, Mils, bananas or anything else.
The military use mils coz it can be easily used to estimate distance. An object 25 mils wide at 1000 metres = 25metres
A line of 5 parked battle tanks 55 metres wide showing 50mils on a sighting compass =1,100 metres distance.
A useful tool in ww1, ww2 and today. Providing you yourself are not a tool.

4.75 out of 5

Compass

Best compass Ive ever used fantastic for naving on the mountains and hill!

4.75 out of 5

Silva compass

You get what you pay for. This product is more robust and reliable than the cheaper options available.

4.75 out of 5

good bit of kit

I like it a lot but it is quite tricky to read the bearing in degrees.

Found a lower price online? We'll beat it by 10%