Please Sign In

Please enter a valid username and password
  • Log in with Facebook
» Not a member? Take a moment to register
» Forgot Username or Password

Answers

Q:
I have avery old compass and it appears that the needle has lost it's ability to point north. Is there a way to re-magnitize the needle?

from fatindian60 on 03.28.11

Answer Question

Answers (2)

» Write an Answer
Top Rated
All Answers
from TheMaster 5/28/2012 at 02:53pm

throw it away and buy a new one

0 Good Comment? | | Report
from T-Mac 3/29/2011 at 07:18am

It is possible - to remagnetize your compass needle - but I wouldn't recommend it. For your own safety, and the safety of those with you, I think you should treat yourself to a new compass.

0 Good Comment? | | Report

Write an Answer Your comment (200 characters or less):

from T-Mac 3/29/2011 at 07:18am

It is possible - to remagnetize your compass needle - but I wouldn't recommend it. For your own safety, and the safety of those with you, I think you should treat yourself to a new compass.

0 Good Comment? | | Report
from TheMaster 5/28/2012 at 02:53pm

throw it away and buy a new one

0 Good Comment? | | Report

Write an Answer Your comment (200 characters or less):