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PostMon Jul 18, 2016 10:17 am 
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In a wood container 3"x 3"
had brass hinge and closing catch
inside each square are 4 dots
stainless center is 2" round

found in old CCC camp
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PostMon Jul 18, 2016 12:22 pm 
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Guess: mounting plate with bubble level for a compass, or perhaps for small  portable surveying transit, perhaps an educational model used in the field survey classes CCC held for enrollees?

Neat find, Bruce!  Penny Creek?

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High Divide....near Bogachiel Peak
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PostMon Jul 18, 2016 2:24 pm 
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Bruce, It's a Densiometer, used to calculate overstory cover.

http://www.forestry-suppliers.com/product_pages/Products.asp?mi=13971

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Thank You

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