The Ultimate Firearms Destination for the Gun Lifestyle

Suunto Compasses for Competitive Orienteering

Vaanta, Finland based Suunto recently told us about some pretty badass compasses they've been developing. We thought we’d pass along the info to you.

Suunto Compasses for Competitive Orienteering

Says Suunto:

We are happy to introduce two new compasses for competitive orienteers. Both Suunto AIM-30 baseplate compass and Suunto AIM-6 thumb compass were developed together with Sprint Orienteering World Champion Mårten Boström.

Suunto 2

AIM-6 NH COMPASS, THE ELITE THUMB COMPASS, CLEARER AND EASIER TO READ THAN EVER

This thumb compass features an exceptionally stable and visually optimized needle along with specially designed navigation aids for speed and flexibility. Developed in cooperation with sprint orienteering world champion Mårten Boström.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Easily switch between different orienteering methods
  • Exceptionally fast and stable needle
  • Graphics design based on visual psychology for high pace orienteering

Key Features

  • Thumb compass
  • Stable needle for competitive orienteering
  • Orienteering with traditional turnable capsule
  • Orienteering by AIM sectors
  • Needle visually great for orienteering with needle to meridian alignment
  • Balanced for the northern hemisphere
  • Dual bearing with sapphire
  • Neodymium magnets
  • Liquid filled capsule for stable operation
  • Baseplate with magnifying lens
  • Suunto limited 2-year warranty
  • Made in Finland

AIM-30 NH COMPASS, EXCEPTIONALLY STABLE, ERGONOMICALLY SHAPED COMPASS LEADS THE WAY IN COMPETITIVE NAVIGATION

This baseplate compass features an exceptionally stable and visually optimized needle along with specially designed navigation aids for speed and flexibility. Developed in cooperation with sprint orienteering world champion Mårten Boström.
PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Easily switch between different orienteering methods
  • Exceptionally fast and stable needle
  • Graphics design based on visual psychology for high pace orienteering

Key Features

  • Stable needle for competitive orienteering
  • Orienteering with traditional turnable capsule
  • Orienteering by AIM sectors
  • Needle visually great for orienteering with needle to meridian alignment
  • Balanced for the northern hemisphere
  • Dual bearing with sapphire
  • Neodymium magnets
  • Liquid filled capsule for stable operation
  • Baseplate with magnifying lens
  • Suunto limited 2-year warranty
  • Made in Finland

Suunto 3

You can find both compasses online here.


Enter Your E-Mail to Receieve a Free 50-Target Pack from RECOIL!

NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOIL

For years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Click here to get IMMEDIATE ACCESS to a digital PDF of this target pack!



Subscribe to the Free
Newsletter