Pocket Sundial

Pocket Sundial
Pocket Sundial
£54.90all prices incl. VAT., excl. shipping costs
In stock, Delivery in 5-6 days
We regret to inform you that, due to Brexit, we are unable to accept orders from our UK customers.

General Information

Universal ring sundial.

This pocket sundial can be used anywhere in the world without any additional aid. It’s based on the simple principle that in the course of the solar year the angle of the sun in relation to the equatorial plane (the so-called declination) assumes specific daily values. In order to determine the time of day, the gnomon (shadow caster) of the sundial is adjusted to the calendar date. The angle of the punched mask to the inner edge of the chapter ring then corresponds to the declination of each day and the correct (astronomical) time can be read on the inner edge of the ring. In order to calculate CET one adds four minutes for every longitudinal degree west of the location of measurement.

Product Information

Article Number 47106

A retractable outer ring, an inner ring and bridge. Made from brass and steel.

Ø 6 cm. Weight 40 g. Comes with directions for use.
Have a question?

If you have a question concerning this product you are welcome to contact us. For this your E-Mail program will open.

Contact Us

For advice, spare parts or special requests - our customer centre will take care of your questions and concerns, personally and competently.

You can reach us from Monday to Friday at 0800 - 096 0937 or anytime at info@manufactum.co.uk

Gift Certificates

It’s good for everything: With our PDF gift certificates you can choose from the entire Manufactum selection. Pick a motif which you can send by email or print out and present personally, immediately after submitting your order.

Order Now