An absolute must for any astrophotography enthusiast. In Astrophotography you need to find the South Celestial Pole, to do this you need a reliable and accurate professional series compass.
In Melbourne you raise the neck angle on the side of your Equatorial mount to your latitude of 38 degrees (other regions you use your own local latitude), and then you move the mount to face 13 degrees to the left – which is East – of magnetic south.
Without an accurate reading of where the South Magnetic Pole is located you will not be correctly aligned and your images will suffer.
This premium Everwin product is a Professional Military grade compass, and is the usual superb quality and wonderful value you expect from a company as sensational as Everwin. This compass has a rotatable scale and is marked in 360 degree individual increments so you know that you are accurate, this is a must to enable correct alignment of your telescope Equatorial mount.
Comes with a premium quality carry pouch.