Suunto A-10

2 reviews
5-star:   0
4-star:   1
3-star:   1
2-star:   0
1-star:   0

Specs

Weight 27 g / 0.95 oz
Dimensions 57 x 90 mm / 2.2 in x 3.5 in

Reviews

0

Great compass for a first timer. This compass only…

Rating: rated 3.5 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $15

Summary

Great compass for a first timer.

Pros

  • Cost

This compass only has what you need, which is what I like about it. Easy to operate, semi light, and glow-in-the-dark needles. 

0

Solid, solid compass. Yes, you could spend $200 on…

Rating: rated 4.5 of 5 stars
Source: received it as a personal gift

Summary

Solid, solid compass.

Pros

  • It does its job

Yes, you could spend $200 on a compass, but when it comes right down to it, this puppy will do the same job for much much less. It doesn't have a mirror but it will work as all Suuntos do and is easy to use with a map. Highly recommend!

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Suunto's A-10 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Suunto A-10 Partner II compass features an anatomically correct base plate that is easier to hold, even for small hands. Also a new snap-action removable lanyard adds to the standard features of a liquid filled dial, self-cleaning capsule bearing, luminous points and base plate markings with measuring scales.

- CampSaver.com

This basic compass offers reliable navigation at an outstanding price!

- REI

The Suunto A-10 is a basic compass, great for beginners. The A-10 is a compact, high-accuracy instrument made from durable, clear, scratch resistant acrylic that have been ergonomically designed to fit into the palm of your hand for optimum ease of use. Fixed declination correction scale Patent-pending lanyard snap-lock Jewel bearing

- OMCgear

When you don't need a mini computer to help you find your way, but you know you need the compass basics, pick up the Suunto A-10 Compass. This field compass includes a fixed declination correction scale, so you'll never be off target. The detachable lanyard lets you carry the A-10 Compass around your neck or in your hand--Suunto designed it to fit ergonomically in your palm. Stick this compass in your backpack and hit the trail.

- Backcountry.com