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Underwater compass

Source Blood of the Sea pg. 19
Price 20 gp; Weight 1/2 lb.
Category Adventuring Gear


This otherwise ordinary compass is sealed inside a glass case amid a quantity of clear oil. The oil keeps the glass from cracking at high pressures, allowing the compass to function at any depth up to 1,000 feet. An underwater compass grants you a +2 circumstance bonus on Survival checks to avoid becoming lost and also indicates your depth below the surface to the nearest increment of 20 feet. Underwater compasses are not particularly durable and cannot be roughly handled. An underwater compass has a hardness of 1, 2 hit points, and a break DC of 15.