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Click to enlargeDanforth Skipper II Flush Mount

The Skipper compasses were discontinued in 2009, these compasses were "glued" together and are not repairable, the closest replacement would be the Ritchie Explorer Model F-50.

This compass is not a perfect replacement and some modifications would have to be made to your dash.


2-3/4"Ritchie Explorer F502-3/4"Ritchie Explorer F50Explorer Compass Features a 2 3/4" Easy to Read Direct Reading Dial, Internal Green 12 volt Night Illumination, Built-in Compensators to Easily Adjust for Deviation, Scientifically Matched Sapphire Jewel & Hardened Steel Pivot/Dial Movement with Powerful Directive Force Magnets for Fast Heading Lock-on, Movable Sun Shield, High Temperature Composite Construction for Extended Operating Range,100% Repairable and comes with Exclusive 5-Year Ritchie Warranty.Available in Black or White. Best price on the internet. Mounting Hole 3-3/4".

F-50Regular price: $122.00Sale price: $84.00Color: