The Prism Electronic Racing Compass from Velocitek is stripped down for sailboat racing, compact package weighs in at just 137 g! it’s class legal anywhere an electronic compass is legal, including thistle, laser, etchells & many other one-design classes.
The sunlight-readable, high-contrast LCD screen has 1.1″ (29.8mm) tall digits in a highly-readable font that is visible over a 250° angle. You can mount Prism on your mast and read it from the cockpit or while hiking hard. The Prism compass is especially helpful in windy conditions because you’re able to see the compass heading easily while focusing on your boat speed.
Prism mounts via an included slide-in cradle which can be surface-mounted to a bulkhead or attached to compatible deck and lash brackets. The cradle has recesses for lashing your compass in place.
This compass uses a high-precision, 3-axis, solid state magnetometer designed for aerospace applications to provide superior accuracy and responsiveness. It is battery powered with solar charging. Prism is waterproof, designed to withstand continuous immersion at 3m (10 ft) for 30 minutes. Every unit is pressure-tested before it ships.
Velocitek Prism Ultralight Electronic Racing Compass
- Slide-in mounting cradle
- Quick start guide
- EVA storage case
- Ultralight 4.8oz (137 g)
- Heading repeatability ±0.5°
- Display updates four times per second
- Withstands complete immersion for 30 min. at 10ft (3m)
- 1.1” (29.8mm) high display, 250° viewing angle
- Solar charging, 600ma battery
- Two-year warranty