Originally used on Navy and Merchant ships the 7 ½” Navy Standard compasses continues to have the highest grade materials and workmanship. The bezels are machined to accept the AC-001 Azimuth Circle. With four configurations the Navy Standard compasses fit most binnacles and steering stations.
Navy Standard Features:
-Dial 7.5″ (192mm)
-1 degree increments with cardinal and inner cardinal markings
-Dial float chamber removes nearly all the weight from pivot and jewel to extend operation by years
-Navy standard azimuth circle or bearing circle part# AC-0001 available
-Meets or exceeds Solas ISO Class A compass requirements
-Operating Temperature Range: -22 deg F (-30 deg C) to +175 deg F (+80 deg C)