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July 28, 2008

Handheld Altimeter - The Perfect Companion for Outdoor Adventures


You're going to want a handheld weather wonder when backpacking this Summer. With all the thunderstorms and cranky weather, don't pack for your next adventure without a Handheld Altimeter! Clip it to your pack, jacket or equipment and keep your altimeter within easy view. This rugged device displays the altitude, barometric pressure, direction, 12-24 hour advanced forecast and current temperature. Additional weather forecast information comes in handy to plan ahead for outdoor activities. A flashlight and EL backlight function is also included for easy viewing in low light conditions.

Product Features:

  • Displays altitude, barometric/sea level pressure, compass and current temperature readings
  • Altitude range: -1312 to +29,520 feet (-400 to +9,000 meters)
  • Set the sea level pressure manually to adjust for local conditions
  • Displays a 12/24-hour advanced weather forecast using graphical icons: Sunny, Partly Cloudy, Cloudy and Rainy icons
  • Features flashlight and EL backlight function for easy viewing in low light conditions
  • 12/24-hour clock with alarm function and calendar
  • Water resistant (up to 164 feet/50 meters) and shock resistant(up to 3 feet/1 meter)
  • Requires two CR2032 batteries (included)

At Oregon Scientific

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