/ THE WINNERS: Twenty Recta Compasses To Win
The winners are: Tom Last, Mark Dunn, Luke Rooker, Ken Kingston, Paul Johnson, Mike Moran, Jo Clark, Rob Stone, Neil Mooney, Fiona Reid, Nick Bailey, David Ward, Andrew Gadd, Paul Robertson, Sean Enderby, Rob Holden, Bob Worth, Andrew Jordan, Joe McGahan and Angie Hunt.
All win a Recta DT200 Compass.
Navigational Mobile Apps and GPS units are all very well, they are useful navigational tools, but you still need to take a proper map and a good compass into the hills with you and know how to use both.
In this competition we have 20 Recta DT200 Compasses to give away.
Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=4898
I recta compass a few years ago, it turns out they don't like being trodden on.
Useful for people who don't know their arse from their elbow...
It might be a compass come thermometer, although that migh be something completely different
How on earth can any compass be incompatible with any specific map? I suppose if there were no grid then it would make life difficult, but the BMC maps have these.
Well they do have a 1:10,000 scale and the sums aren't that difficult.
And north IS north.
> Well they do have a 1:10,000 scale and the sums aren't that difficult.
..unless one is arithmetically challenged.
Ok, give you that...:)
whoopo - i won but no email
> whoopo - i won but no email
Sweet me too, though no email yet either.
me too, no email either... unless there's two Fiona Reid's on here (search suggests not).
Compass has now arrived :-)
Many thanks to UKC and Recta.
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