The design for the International Pocket Transit effectively reduces needle "dip" when professionals travel to different hemispheres. (Call us for the special balancing required for absolute precision in distant areas.) Powerful Alnico V magnets are mounted to a polished, cupped sapphire jewel bearing, allowing for smooth needle movement.
Due to the highly technical nature of this product, please call 1-800-443-4871 PRIOR to ordering.
Specifications and Features:
Alnico V magnets for quick magnetic north needle alignment
Needle has a lower center of gravity allowing for use in a wider range of countries
Vertical angle measurements to 90 or 100% grade
A percent grade scale with increments of 5%
Induction dampened needle for quick, accurate readings
Sapphire jewel bearing allows for smooth needle movement
Magnetic declination adjustment allows for east or west declination settings to 180
Short and long sights for increased accuracy when sighting azimuth or vertical angles
Precision aligned mirror with convenient "see-through" sighting capability
Cast aluminum body makes the International Pocket Transit nearly indestructible
Ball & socket tripod mount for increased accuracy
Sealed with silicon for waterproofing and increased reliability
Leather case included
Overall dimensions: 3.1"x2.8"x1.3"
Weight: 6.8 oz
Limited lifetime warranty