Measurement of geological features is done with a special compass that has a built-in clinometer, which is a device for measuring vertical angles. An example of . F.W. Breithaupt & Sohn was founded in the year and is considered the highest quality manufacturer of geological compasses worldwide. More than. Lecture Series SGL Introduction to Geological Mapping. Lecture 4 learn the usage of the compass, clinometer and hand-level as some of the important.

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Rotate the compass, keeping it horizontal, until the slot is parallel with the line to be measured. He published it in It is also possible to take topographical measurement following the Brunton method of strike and dip.

comppass Available in the following configurations:. The details of the design were made in a close cooperation with the Freiberg University of Mining and Technology.

New stratum compass with mirror and clinometer to measure azimuth of dip and angle of dip in one step.

The COCLA compass is designed for accurate and simultaneous measurements of dip angle and dip azimuth in a single operation. The KB has a brushed aluminum case and is supplied with a neck lanyard and Nylon belt case.

Most times you will receive your order within business days after we transfer your package to the delivery company. Therefore, please double check your local customs policy carefully before purchase. Generally, the delay or failure delivery is sometimes clinoketer by the policy of different customs. Freiberg geological compass of FPM. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

Uses of Compass Clinometer (With Diagram) | Structural Geology

Compasses in common use include the Brunton compass and the Silva compass. Number of Employees 11 to 25 People. Shipping fee on buyer. In order clinomfter measure the strike, place the side or edge of the compass against the plane of the outcrop. This is because the compass is used to determine dip and dip-direction of surfaces foliationsand plunge and plunge-direction of lines lineations. If you want to revise the shipping address.


I agree to the terms and privacy policy. Place the SIDE clinometwr the compass flat against the plane.

Look directly down through the “Slot” in the “Fold-out pointer”. It is important to consider such aspects clinlmeter using a geological compass, for traditional compasses rely on inertia to remove error caused by operator movement. Other Information Delivery Time: Three scales for quick, easy plotting with any topographic map.

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Clar Freibergertotal view. Available in Gray or clinoometer Yellow. Place the bottom EDGE of the compass flat against the plane of interest. Clar, University of Vienna, for measuring azimuths and dip angles. Please choose some local sellers, if you cannot wait patiently in the shipping time we declared. Now, rotate the compass keeping the lower side edge of the compass fixed, until the bulls-eye level bubble is centered the round tube; not the long narrow one.

We send goods to your Paypal Address. It is not designed to sight on a distant object and measure the slope geoloty that object. Surveyor Compass in Roorkee. Users of a smartphone compass should carefully calibrate their devices and run several tests against traditional magnetic compasses in order to understand the limitations of their chosen program.

Steadfast aluminum housing ensures ruggedness and reliability, and the internal rare-earth magnet guarantees accuracy and resists magnetic interference. With the advent of the smartphone, geological compass programs based on the 3-axis teslameter and the 3-axis accelerometer have also begun to appear.


All-metal, German-made geological compass, based on the design by Dr. The clinometer scale is in percent and degree deg.

Since very geoligy measurements can be made in a few seconds, statistical analysis can be applied. Clinometer Handle Compass is a reproduction of an antique Clinometer compass. We promise to help you solve it asap,and make you feel satisfactory absolutely.

The “Fold-out pointer” should point down-plunge. Available in the following configurations: Housed in environmentally sealed polycarbonate housing.

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Dimensions Closed 93 x 72 x Articles with a promotional tone clinomeger October All articles with a promotional tone. If your shipping address is in United States. Absolute accuracy is about comlass third of a degree. You can return goods back to us,and get your payment back 3. Light piping gives a clear bright readout even in lowlight.

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Make sure the compass is vertical. The second and most interesting purpose is when tilting the compass on its side and At first sight it appears confusing to the novice user, for the numbers on the compass dial ascend in an anticlockwise direction.