VINTAGE DANFORTH-WHITE CONSTELLATION BINNACLE/DASH MOUNT COMPASS **LARGE 6″ CARD
Manufacturer Part Number: 6″ DOME CONSTELLATION COMPASS
Warranty: No Warranty
Custom Bundle: Yes
Bundle Description: Raymarine bundle
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Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
THIS LISTING IS FOR A VINTAGE DANFORTH/WHITE LARGE 6″ CARD CONSTELLATION BINNACLE WITH “NARROW FLANGE” COMPASS WITH POLISHED BEZEL AND WORKING RED LED LIGHT. THIS IS AN OLDER ONE WITH THE “DANFORTH/WHITE” CARD NOT SURE WHAT TIME PERIOD THAT WAS, I HAVE AN OLD 1974 CATALOG AND THEY WERE DANFORTH AT THAT POINT, ACCORDING TO MY CATALOG THIS IS A MODEL C650A BUT THIS LOOKS TO HAVE BEEN UPDATED WITH AN LED LIGHT KIT! (SEE 10TH PHOTO) Danforth Constellation FamilyEarning the title of The World’s Most Trusted Compasses, the Constellation family series are used worldwide for larger pleasure boats, ocean racing powerboats and sailboats, commercial vessels, fishing fleets and by the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. Available in flush and binnacle mounting styles, for power or sail, these compasses provide uncompromising quality and performance for the most discerning yachtsmen. The Constellation compass features include:Internal gimbal ring, allowing for full tilt and heelVirtually indestructible jewel and hardened alloy pivotUnique concave distant reading card, that allows you to read it from longer distances and at lower angles of sight The most popular of the Danforth compass line, the Constellation compass series can be found on yachts of all sizes. Often found on commercial vessels the early version of this compass, what we call the old style Constellation has a solid brass bowl and top bezel ring. These compasses were made to last forever. THIS MEASURES APROX 8″ DIAMETER WIDTH AT THE BEZEL, IT STANDS APROX 7″ TALL TO THE TOP OF THE DOME, IT HAS AN APROX 6″ CARD AND THE GLOBE IS FULL WITH NO BUBBLES. I TRY TO KEEP AN INVENTORY OF VINTAGE, HIGH END, DANFORTH AND RITCHIE COMPASSES LISTED, PLEASE CHECK OUT MY OTHER LISTINGS, I HAVE SHOWN IN THE LAST PHOTO SEVERAL COMPASSES THAT I AM LISTING TODAY BUT THIS LISTING IS ONLY FOR THE ONE COMPASS SHOWN IN THE OTHER PHOTOS. PLEASE CHECK MY OTHER LISTINGS FOR ADDITIONAL VINTAGE, AS WELL AS NEW BOAT HARDWARE.