The Iris hand bearing compass is clear
evidence that a sturdy marine compass no longer needs to look austere.
Good protection against hard knocks: the
smooth finish feels soft in your hand, and it will not slip, even if it
Outstanding legibility of the card, with
No parallax error: a prism projects the
reading of the bearing to infinity. This also contributes to a more
comfortable operation, as you do not need to alternate close-reading to
read the card and infinite-reading to take bearings.
Optimum conditions to take bearings, thanks
to the superb card stability and the wide 20¦ field of view, which will
accommodate the roughest sea conditions.
Most accurate bearing: the pivot and very
hard stone are a guarantee of long life and shock resistance of your
Soft bottom cell: engineered using
ultra-sonic welding, it acts like an expansion diaphragm, preventing the
formation of bubbles and leaks.
Built-in photoluminescent lighting,
completely maintenance-free, impervious to corrosion, operates without
batteries or radio-active tritium.
Course reading from above the compass: you
can read your compass like a standard compass, with no need to look
through the prism.