Re: Bubble in Compass
Mon, 1 Jul 1996 23:13:43 PDT
My Recta compass has a bubble since I bought it. I
don't know what model number it is; I bought it in
1963. I always thought its purpose was to indicate
whether you hold the compass horizontal enough.
Don't fool around with the liquid or you damage the
For information regarding question about taking your
Troop to Switzerland I recommend asking your council's
international commissioner. Some swiss scouting units
have web sites: start looking at http://www.scout.ch/. The
page on http://www.scout.ch/ssm_e.html has telephone
and fax numbers for the swiss scouting office. Just call,
they can speak english. To reach office hours: they are 9
hours ahead compared to pacific time.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City