Plastimo - Contest® 130 Compass
Plastimo - Contest® 130 CompassPlastimo - Contest® 130 CompassPlastimo - Contest® 130 Compass

Plastimo - Contest® 130 Compass



Manufacturer #:  17295

£201.99    (Inc. UK VAT @ 20%)(£168.33 Exc. VAT)

The perfect card stability and exceptional magnification of the Plastimo Contest® 130 Compasses give the user an unparalleled quality of reading, by day or by night. The compass remains perfectly legible at up to 5 meters.

Selected by the Golden Globe Race 2018 entrants, the Contest 130 is the choice of sailors who actually use their compass and rely on it.

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Product Information

Plastimo Contest 130 Compass Features

  • Bulb is integrated in the front flange, thus spreading the illumination evenly over dome and card, preventing eye strain and fatigue at night.
  • Easy access to the light bulb from the front of the compass.
Watertight construction
  • One-piece moulded flange and front dome.
  • Viton® diaphragm with extreme expansion and retraction capacity: compensated the fluctuations in fluid volume caused by the differences in temperature and atmospheric pressure, thus preventing the formation of bubbles.
  • All parts are fully UV-ray treated.
  • Scratch resistant dome.
3 lubber lines
  • For dependable readings even when steering windward.
Double reading
  • From both cockpit and cabin.
Anti-theft design
  • Thanks to moulded-in sunken head screws.
  • Easy access to compensation box from the front of the compass.
  • Exclusive installation design allows the compass to fit any bulkhead, vertical or inclined up to 25° front tilt.
    • either by screwing from the cockpit side.
    • or by screwing from the cabin side, as an anti-theft security.
  • Fits any bulkhead thickness.
    • Bulkhead of standard thickness (up to 40mm): the compass is secured with threaded rods.
    • Thick (40mm +) or double bulkhead: the compass is secured with screws on both sides of the bulkhead.
  • Supplied with back flange for neat installation from cabin side.
  • Simply swap them without any new hole and without any tooling - The Contest® 101 has the same mounting footprint as the Contest® 100.

Plastimo Contest 130 Compass Specifications

Bulkhead Mount Bracket Mount
Boat size Sailing boats up to 9m (30') in length
Compass card Double graduation: horizontal and vertical
Conical card, graduated every 5°
Apparent 127mmØ
Heading numerals every 30°
Mounting Bulkhead (vertical or 10° - 25° inclined bulkhead)
On a bracket
Can be mast mounted with the addition of optional mast-mounting kit
Lubber lines 3 lubber lines at 45°
Heelmeter Graduated every 10°
Compensation Included as standard
Lighting 12v DC
Red lighting on black cards
White on red cards
Supplied with Protection cover
Drilling template
Homologation SOLAS MED 96-98

Plastimo Contest 130 Compass Drilling Template

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