A full service instrument shop specializing in sales and service of marine compasses. Suppliers of genuine replacement parts for Danforth, Aquameter, Ritchie, Kelvin White, Dirigo and Star compasses
Introduced in the late 1970's, the low level light made it easier for the helmsman to see the forward lubbers line, especially if the compass was mounted much lower than the helmsmans line of sight. The old style lght was manufactured until 1990. Revision A was Manufactured until 2010, the New Style Light kit was introduced in 2015 Click on the diagram to identify parts that you need. The key number is the first number in the order number.
|5" Old Style Low Level Light HousingNo longer available, replace with the newest style light Kit, key #13
|OLD Light AssemblyOld style light bulbs no longer available, REPLACE WITH PART# 8-A14393
|Revision A Low Level Light Retaining Screw4-40 X 7/8" fillister head stainless steel screw
|Revision A Low Level Light HousingAlthough this part was discontinued we still have a small inventory left
|LED "Lobster Eyes" Light AssemblyFits both older style light housings
|Revision A Low Level Light Assembly CompleteWe still have a small inventory of these light kits available.
A less expensive alternative is the New style LED light kit, (might require drilling and tapping two screw holes)
|Mounting Screws for New Style Light Kit4-40 X 1/4" Fillister head
|New Style Light Housing
|New LED Tube Light12v. LED with 18" of wire
|New Style LED Light Kit 5"Includes, housing, 12V. LED with 18" of wire,2 mounting screws