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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Aug 21, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
Vietnam Era Magnetic Compass

Up for auction is this Vietnam era magnetic compass. This compass was used. The compass is in good working order. The metal is worn in places w it is silver instead of green. The cover on the compass has a few very slight surface scratches but nothing major. The compass reads on one side, U.S. compass magnetic NSN 6605-00, Stocker & Yale INC. Beverly, Mass. DAAKOI-75-0-2147-, 7 Mar. 75. On the other side it reads, radioactive symbol on top then AEC license no. 24-12705-01 contains 190 millicuries radioactive hydrogen 3 Do Not Open, dispose as rad waste, if found return to military authority. When you open the compass t is a section on the top that looks like a ruler and it measures in meters. Comes with attached cord.

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