Specifically designed for racers, this range of compasses has been developed
by Plastimo in cooperation with the world 's top racers, with a view
to helping you take maximum advantage of wind shifts, and thus save
those few precious seconds that make the whole difference in racing
tactics. Plastimo is the only compass manufacturer offering a 5-year
Contest 101 Tactical Compass is designed for sailing
boats of 26 to 40 ft. The tactical version
of the Contest 101 compass fills two different and complementary functions:
steering compass on the horizontal part of the card.
Reading of the course from the lubber lines mounted in the lower part
of the bowl.
Tactical compass on the vertical part of the card.
Direct reading. One only needs to memorise one figure for the three legs
of an olympic course.
- Double reading : from cockpit and from cabin.
- Double graduation : vertical and horizontal.
- Apparent diameter of tactical card : 4".
- Lighting is built-in the upper part of the bezel for a better light
distribution on the card.
- Front access to light and to compensation cell.
- Functional heelmeter.
- Supplied with protective cover.