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Feeling woozy and wondering if youAAAve entered the Death Zone' Or maybe just wondering how much vertical is left until that 10,000-foot pass' Either way, the Highgear ATF8 Altimeter gives you a fast accurate altitude reading, in addition to its compass, barometer, thermometer, and watch functions. Highgear also added standard and ski chronographs to track your vertical progress, and a carabiner clip so you can hang it on your jacket or pack.

- Backcountry.com

All-in-one digital altimeter, barometer, compass, thermometer, ski chrono, time chrono, and watch that easily clips to any backback, shoulder strap, or belt loop. Altimeter measures current and accumulated altitude, rate of ascent/descent, with a range of -2303 ft to 30058 ft. Barometer displays weather forecast and 24 hr graphic pressure trend. Compass features graphic display with 360 degree compass bearing and adjustable declination. Ski chrono calculates rate of decent. Other features include lap timer and split timer (max 50 laps), EL backlight system, and time/temp display. Integrated carabiner clip/stand flips up for easy viewing and storage.

- Altrec Outdoors

The HighGear ATF8 Multi-Function Altimeter from High Gear offers multiple valuable features in one easy-to-use instrument. This digital altimeter also functions as a barometer, digital compass, thermometer, chronograph, ski chronograph and watch. High Gears sophisticated design provides more than just navigational information- the ski chrono, for example, tracks your rate of descent as well as your vertical speed. The ATF8 Multi-Function Altimeter is water resistant to 30m and includes an EL backlight system, user replaceable battery and more.

- CampSaver.com

Built to help guide you up the mountain and back down again, the Highgear ATF8 is a veritable source of information.


Bring along this High Gear digital information center for instant access to elevation data, direction, time, current temperature and even the weather forecast. Digital altimeter with 3 presets reports current elevation. Barometer with weather icon reports changing trends in the weather. Digital thermometer reports temperature in Fahrenheit or Celsius. Digital compass accurately reports direction. Watch features time along with day/date display, standard chronograph and ski chronograph. Backlit for easy viewing in low light. Carabiner-like gate clips to straps or lanyards easily. Water resistant to 30m (98 ft.).


Highgear ATF8


The ATF8 has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$95.99 - $160.00

The Highgear ATF8 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen March 12, 2012 at Backcountry.com.

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