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Practical Map & Compass Skills (Practical Survival Series, #12)

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Practical Map & Compass Skills (Practical Survival Series, #12)

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35 pagine
16 minuti
Pubblicato:
Mar 7, 2016
ISBN:
9781524231323
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Learn the basics of wilderness navigation with veteran survival instructor Tony Nester as he covers the pragmatic skills for using a map and compass. Topics covered include: topographic map interpretation, compass use, adjusting for declination, pacing, walking a straight line over varied terrain, following a bearing, and tips on how to select a GPS unit. Complete with color photographs and home practice examples to make the skills come alive.

Pubblicato:
Mar 7, 2016
ISBN:
9781524231323
Formato:
Libro

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Practical Map & Compass Skills (Practical Survival Series, #12) - Tony Nester

Practical Map & Compass Skills

By Tony Nester

Published by Diamond Creek Press, Flagstaff, AZ

Diamondcreekpress.com

Copyright © 2016 by Tony Nester

All rights reserved

No part of this book may be transmitted in any form whether electronic, recording, mechanical, photocopying, or otherwise, without written permission of the publisher. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or used in any manner without written consent except for use in reviews.

Interior photos courtesy of Mike Masek.

Ebook formatting by www.ebooklaunch.com

Warning

This information is intended for academic purposes only. Hiking and camping in the backcountry can be dangerous. Check on the local weather, road conditions, and trails before venturing out. The author, Diamond Creek Press, and Ancient Pathways Survival School, LLC assume no liability for any laws broken by the reader or for any injury, damages, or loss for the use or misuse of the information contained in this eBook.

Table of Contents

The Basics of Map & Compass

Understanding the Terrain with a Topographic Map

Using a Compass

Steps in Dialing in and Following a Bearing

Putting Map & Compass Together to Walk a Bearing

How to Orient Your Map Using a Compass

Triangulation or How to Locate Your Position on a Map

Additional Tips for Staying on Your Route

Chunking & Incorporating Pace Count

Incorporating Pace Count

How Much Mileage Will I Cover In An Hour?

Suggestions for Purchasing and Programming a GPS

A Few Tips for When You

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