Silva 6 Jet Spectra is the optimal thumb compass for orienteers. Also available in a right hand version, it is the favourite among most National Orienteering Teams. This compass has fast dampening of the needle towards north and is extremely stable while running.
The construction of the internal dampening plate gives very good performance. Fluorescent colour on the needle provides easy and clear reading. The transparent baseplate with distinct markings ensures easy reading of the map. Elastic thumb strap and rubber pad for a safe grip.