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Draftex Compasses

From $22.95
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39B5069D_MC
A variety of comfortable & versatile Compass Sets to suit your technical drawing needs.
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The Quickbow Compass Set (DC430) has a quick adjustment feature that is activated by depressing the two levers on the legs. Gears in the head of the Draftex DC430 compass ensure that both legs maintain an equal distance from the centre. Adjustable knee joints serve to keep the pencil point or extension bar at the proper angle to the drawing surface when the compass is either fully extended or adjusted to a small radius. This model is Auto Locking, Geared Head which maintains precision accuracy, double knee Joints, pen adaptor, lead tube. The extension bar extends to 580mm diameter or without the bar creates circles up to 350mm diameter.

MasterBow/Springbow Compasses are known for maintaining their accuracy. This is achieved by the action of the circlular shaped spring (the bow) at the head of the compass. It keeps a constant tension on the adjusting wheel and threads hold them inwards. This action makes it easy to adjust and keep to the desired radius of your circle. Adjustable Knee joints serve to keep the pencil point or extension bar at the proper angle to the drawing surface when the compass is either fully extended or adjusted to a small radius.

  • The Springbow Compass (DC240) is suitable for circles up to 125mm diameter. Includes Lead Tube with replacement leads.
  • The Masterbow Compass Set (DC1246) is suitable for circles up to 210mm diameter. Includes Extension Bar which extends diameter to 450mm, Pen Adaptor and Lead Tube with replacement leads.
  • The Masterbow Compass Divider Set (DC1247) is suitable for circles up to 210mm diameter. Includes Extension Bar which extends diameter to 450mm, Dividers 140mm with Pencil Attachment, Pen Adaptor and Lead Tube with replacement leads.
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Application Drawing, Technical Drawing