Quadrant of Gunter

Quadrant von Gunter

Producer: 
Hemisferium
Design: 
Historical
Display: 
True solar time, extensive astronomical calculations
Material: 
Brass coated
Dimensions: 
R150mm x T7mm
Weight: 
850g
Product: 
Universal measuring instrument to determine time and perform extensive astronomical calculations
Price:
99,90 € incl. VAT
 
available from stock
  • Shipping costs included in Germany, EU and Switzerland on any order of 100 Euro or above
  • Low price shipping outside the EU by registered letter
  • 2 weeks statutory right of return (customised products excluded)
  • Hotline: +49-611-185 11 06

Description

Edmund Gunter (1581-1626) was an English mathematician and astronomer. He was known as the inventor of mathematical instruments and a forerummer of the slide rule. The legendary Quadrant of Gunter is a universal high-quality instrument, which is used not only to determine the time, but also perform extensive astronomical calculations. These include, for example, the Sun´s midday, azimuth and declination of the Sun, solar position of the zodiac, sunrise and sunset, latitude and more.

Delivery in a presentation box with a user manual in 4 languages (English, French, Italian, Spanish).

Products by our partners