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Now it’s humming nicely, and I can put the watch back together. The jewels have to be oiled first, as they are all capped.Having oiled the capped jewels in the bridge, I mount the bridge and nudge the wheels into the jewels. You have to turn the pawl and index finger away from the index wheel when doing that to avoid damage to the fingers.Everyone should have a watch that they can enjoy any day of the week, and whether desk diving at the office or weekend adventuring, this 1970s diver has it all. Overall Condition: Stainless steel case is in very good condition with no signs of over-polishing and only minimal signs of use and wear.I often come across military cased WW2 era Bulova's with 10AK movements that are period correct (movement date marks), but the movements have 17 jewels rather than 15. I was just referring to the sub-second Ord Dept watches.Includes two 20mm nylon straps from Crown & Buckle SKU: TT01117 Let’s be straight here - we feel like Bulova doesn’t get enough credit.Before the quartz era, Bulova had a reputation like no other.I set it to the exact time and put it on the bench.
They were also responsible for the Accutron, the worlds first electronic movement, the same movement powered that every other device for NASA's Apollo missions outside the wrist-worn Omega Speedmasters. In 1926, they produced the first radio ad and went on to run the first television commercial in 1941. Their spotless reputation extended to tool watches, where they produced tough-as-nails pieces for military and civilians alike, including the legendary A-11 and A-17 pilot’s watches in the 40’s and 50’s, and a line of fun and functional chronographs dive watches in the 60’s and 70’s.
Stainless steel case is approximately 37mm (excluding crown). Rotating bezel is in very good condition with minimal signs of use and wear. Bulova case back has minimal signs of wear but is in otherwise very good condition.