|5" Compass Oil PackOne Quart and One pint of Ritchie Compass Oil. Enough Oil to fill the 5" Globemaster or the Danforth 5" Constellation|
|5" Dial Assembly, Old StyleThis will not fit the newest version of the 5" Constellation, some changes would have to be made to the pan assembly|
|Pivot w/ retainer "A"Used in Old Style 5",6",7",8" Constellations|
|2 degree 5" Old Style dial|
|5" Old Style Card ( 5 degree)|
|Jewel W/PostThe original style jewel post is a straight post only and is inserted into a threaded bushing, that style is no longer available. It was replaced with this version that is a one piece jewel post with bushing.|
|5" Magnet and Frame assembly|
|5" Gimbal Ring with Pins|
|Lubbers Line Pan Assembly|
|Screw, Light Retaining (4-40 flat head)|
|Old Style 5" Low Level Light AssemblyNO Longer Available as an assembly. New style mounts with 2 screws directly into the top ring. See Low Level lighting page for details|
|Light Retaining Bracket|
|Tie Down Screw (4-40 X 7/16" flat head)|
|5" Old Style Constellation DomeThe diameter of the dome measures 5-3/16" at the base. The dome sits on the top lip of the bowl and the oring goes around the outside of the dome.|
|5" Old Style Oring|
|Screw, Light Bracket Retaining (4-40 fillister head)|
|Filler Plug gasketThis filler plug gasket is used on 6 of the Constellation compasses. 4"(Key#29), 5" old style(Key#27), 5" New Style(Key#30), 6"(Key#27), 7"(Key#27), and the 8" Constellation|
|Filler Plug (Brass)|
|Diaphram , Expansion (4" diameter) Used on 5" and 6 " Constellations6" Constellations made prior to approximately 1980 used a larger Diaphram (4.5" in diameter)|
|Expansion Retaining Screw (6-32 fillister head)|
| Expansion Retaining Ring (5" Old Style & 6" New Style)This diaphram retainer is used on the old style 5" Constellations as well as the new style 6" Constellations that have a 3-7/8" diaphram|
|GETTING YOUR COMPASS REPAIREDViking Compass Repair Service specializes in marine compass repair.
We repair compasses manufactured from the early 1800's to present day marine compasses.|
We are an authorized warranty repair station for most compass manufacturers, including but not limited to E.S.Ritchie, Danforth, Rule, C. Plath.
We also repair compasses by: Aquameter, Star Compass Co, Marine Compass Co., Dirigo, Wilfrid O. White and Sons, Kelvin White, Wilcox Crittendon, John Bliss, Baker Lyman, Lionel
In January 2010 Viking Instruments purchased the entire inventory of Danforth and Aquameter compass parts as well as the tooling necessary to continue manufacturing replacement compass parts. Viking Instruments is the exclusive manufacture and distributer of Danforth and Aquameter compass parts and service.
If you are interested in getting an estimate to repair your compass. Pack it up carefully and ship it to;
Viking Instruments, Inc.
41 Summer St
Kingston MA 02364
Please be sure to include your name, address and phone number with the compass. We will contact you via telephone or email within 2-3 working days from receipt of your compass.
Most current production compasses can be repaired and be ready for return shipment less than two weeks of the date of customer approval.
If you wish to speak to someone in our shop concerning your compass you may call 781-585-2100 Monday- Thursday From 9:30-5:00 E.S.T.
Our Our retail Store is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 12:00-5:00