This Vintage Wooden Binnacle with Observator Compass is in great shape, and listed at a price you won’t find elsewhere! It is a full-sized wooden binnacle, with a brass compass. The compass is marked Observator, which was founded in 1924 in the Netherlands.
Wood Base: 20.5″ x 20.5″
Weight: 150 lbs.
The magnetic compass is an fundamental requirement of every ship as they can function independently of satellite reception and electrical supply. The Compass is mounted to the pedestal with a gimbaled bracket. This is an original liquid filled magnetic compass. The compass is fully functional.
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