Brunton TruArc 5 is the go to compass for almost all recreational hikers as well as professional for determining a basic bearing. It uses the same high quality TruArc global need and liquid dial as the TruArc 3. It also has the same tool free declination adjustment but adds a longer baseplate with a scale and a map magnifier.
Its longer baseplate lets you triangulate your position or plot a route easily and precisely. The added magnifier lets you see the smallest details on any map. The TruArc 5 is compact to fit great in your hand and is the most widely used compass in the line for versatility, simplicity, and dependability.
- TruArc Global Needle system
- Metric and Standard Scales
- Tool-less Declination Compensation
- Map magnifier
- Extended Baseplate
- Globally Balanced
- 2° Resolution
- Waterproof to 300' Deep
||2.9” x 4.2” x 0.6” (7.4 x 10.6 x 1.5cm)
||1.8 ounces (51 grams)
||300' (91 m)
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Frequently Asked Questions
Does the TruArc 5 have a global needle? Will it work anywhere around the world?
The TruArc 5 uses Brunton's TruArc Global Needle system in the characteristic form outdoorsmen have trusted for generations.