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Your thoughts on the Vion mini 2000 hand bearing compass

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I love mine. Just wish they were a little less expensive.

 

Also wish the batteries lasted a little longer!

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I love mine. Just wish they were a little less expensive.

 

Also wish the batteries lasted a little longer!

What are the batteries for? From what I understand, solar lights up the compass at night. That, plus, I'm only using it for race committee work, so I'd never be using it at night anyway.

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Anyone have any thoughts on how it compares to the Plastimo? I know ritchie has one -- but its fairly bad (no dampening, etc.). Are there other ones out there I should look at?

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