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For commercial vessels over 150GRT, fishing vessels over 35m and naval vessels with or without DG correction

Suitable for use with Lilley & Gillie (and other) Transmitting Magnetic Compass (TMC) equipment to operate repeaters, off-course alarms and outputs to navigation equipment including gyro back up.

Design Features

  • Reduced shipyard installation work

  • Improved watertightness around deck/periscope area

  • Simple periscope assembly installation and removal

  • Low weight

  • Low voltage lighting within the binnacle

  •  Mounting arrangements for various TMC sensors



Material: Reinforced glassfibre binnacle


Correction: A full set of compensating magnets for B, C and H plus adequate quadrantal corrector and flinders plates.


Periscope: Telescopic with a maximum vertical length of two metres


Fixings: Rubber base gasket and four S/S M20x90 mounting bolts, nuts and washers.


Lighting: Two 24vdc 15w lamps and one spare fitted within the binnacle. Control of lamps, dimmer and power supply by the FW9862

                  Control Unit. A two position dimmer switch is also fitted within the binnacle for local control


Power Supplies:The FW9862 Control Unit includes a transformer and has AC mains (110 or 220v) and 24vdc inputs with 24vdc outputs.

                              Both the input and output circuits are switched thereby maintaining illumination under all circumstances. A two position

                              dimmer switch is included on the control unit.


Compass: Lilley & Gillie ‘SR4’, Class A, 175mm Reflector Card.


Azimuth Mirror: The FW9011 Azimuth Reading Device, Group 1 Type, Azimuth Mirror/Circle, is supplied in a hardwood storage box.


Weights:    Reflector Binnacle                            35kg

                   Non-Reflector Binnacle                   30kg

                   ‘SR4’ Compass                                   6.5kg
                   Lighting Control Unit                      0.62kg

                   FW9011 Azimuth in box                 1.45kg

Colour: Binnacle, Dark Admiralty Grey. (Others available) Periscope Assembly, Black.
               Lighting Control Unit, Black with white lettering.

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