How To Videos for Map and Land Navigation Plotting
Learn about the Silva Ranger mirror sight compass. Working basic techniques. Not working in grids or with a map, just a basic familiarization of the mirror sighting compass.
Learn how to read contour lines on a map and map scales
Terrain features are expressed on a topographical map through the use of contour lines.
Learn how to set, pre-set and Azimuth and also a Back Azimuth used in Land Navigation
Learn what an azimuth is and how to determine an azimuth. Understand the horizontal measurement from the north base line of your compass.
Learn how to set a pre-determined azimuth, working the direction you have identified on a map and dial it in on the bezel of your compass.