Please tell me, can I take the compass off of the stand? If yes, is it easy enough to do?
I purchased this piece for my husband as a gift. He was pleasantly surprised and very happy to have such a fine instrument. He doesn't like to ask for directions, so his compass and map are his essentials....
Old Modern Handicrafts Brass Gimbaled Compass Stand
This is a fully functional gimbaled compass made of high quality brass. Compass, body, and round stand are made of solid brass while other parts are made of brass strip.
ITEM#: 15130479This is a fully functional gimbaled compass made of high quality brass. Compass, body, and round stand are made of solid brass while other parts are made of brass strip. Available in antique brass finish and it comes on a solid brass stand. This compass is a great addition to any nautical collection.
- State: California
- Setting: Indoor
- Color options: Tinted
- Materials: Brass
- Dimensions: 3.5 inches wide x 7 inches high x 3.5 inches long
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Founded in 1999, Old-Modern Handicrafts (OMH) is a family owned and operated business and a leading manufacturer of high quality wooden ship models. OMH started with about twenty popular models such as the RMS Titanic and the USS Constitution. Today, OMH produces more than one thousand different scale models. The selection from our factory includes historic tall ships, ancient boats, modern speed boats, ocean liners and modern cruise ships, yachts and warships. OMH is widely supported around the world as our unique and eye catching model ships are affordable and easy to display. Our models are proudly displayed in many homes, offices, hotels, restaurants, as well as in luxurious galleries and museums around the world.
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I purchased this piece for my husband as a gift. He was pleasantly surprised and very happy to have such a fine instrument. He doesn't like to ask for directions, so his compass and map are his essentials.Read More
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Hello godlymomma, with some work the compass should be removable, however this will be making altercations to the product, making altercations to the stand will void a warranty and you would no be able to return it. Thanks for shopping with us!
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