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Arc Jet C S is the compact version of the original Arc Jet S compass and fits perfect for smaller hands. The compass comes with the same exclusive Silva Jet 2.0 high performance needle as the Arc Jet S. It has the same capsule size with the Spectra speed dial graphics as the original and is available in a left and right version depending on your preference.
The Arc-series is built on the Silva Jet 2.0 needle and a reworked capsule design. The new needle have been designed to provide the perfect balance between speed and stability and it has been tested by elite orienteers throughout the development process. The combination of the new capsule and the needle, give you a compass with world class performance in speed and settling time, transparency and unmatched needle stability.
Spectra speed dial
The Arc Jet C S has an updated, more clean version of the original Silva Spectra System and it is developed to simplify your orienteering. The Spectra speed dial consists of reference markings and numbers on the capsule. You just need to memorize the number that the needle is pointing at after completing step 2 of the Silva 1-2-3 system and the sighting line will guide you in the right direction as long as the needle stays pointing at that number.
Designed like a clock, the speed dial is easy to read and memorize and enables you to move faster and more accurately while orienteering. No matter if you are an elite or leisure orienteer, the Spectra speed dial will help you stay on the right course at high speed while reducing mistakes.
When every second matters
Combine your Arc Jet S C compass with the Arc Zoom C magnifier as an optional accessory. The Zoom is easily attached to the baseplate of your thumb compass and helps you with faster and more accurate map reading – perfect when every second matters. Thanks to its functional design, it is well integrated with the compass.
Silva Jet 2.0 needle. Unmatched needle speed and settling time.
Spectra speed dial graphics
Arc wing design for extra support and stability.
The baseplate design allows thumb contact with the map.
Friction element for improved friction against the map.
Robust material that withstands tough conditions.