To match the new cockpit designs, Plastimo has revamped
the Mini Contest, one of its historic most popular compasses.
The latest born in the range, the Mini Contest boasts a more
modern look and a conical card for improved reading
Mini Contest AdvanSea is a highly accurate compass, that was
developed to match ideally the AdvanSea range of marine electronics
Watertight construction. One-piece moulded flance and front dome.
Viton diaphragm with extreme expansion and retraction capacity,
compensates the fluctuations in fluid volume caused by differences
in temperature and atmospheric pressure, thus preventing the
formation of bubbles.
Card. Excellent readability whatever the weather conditions
and light. Conical, highly stable, 81-mm apparent diameter. Individually
balanced. Graduation every 5° and compact figures for easy reading.
3 lubber lines. For dependable readings even when steering windward.
Materials. All parts fully UV-ray treated. Scratch resistant dome.
Lighting. 12 V-bulb integrated in the front flange, spreading
the illumination evenly over dome and card, and preventing eye
strain and fatigue at night. Easy access to the light bulb from
the front of the compass.
Mounting. Vertical bulkhead. Mini Contest is compatible with
drilling Ø of former model same size. Fits any bulkhead thickness
- standard thickness (40 mm max), the compass is secured with
threaded rods; thick or double bulkhead, the compass is secured
with Parker screws on both sides of the bulkhead.