RACY~70s RUBES 17J VALJOUX RALLYE CHRONO

RACY~70s RUBES 17J VALJOUX RALLYE CHRONO

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FRESH OFF THE BACK OF THE TRUCK IS THIS OUTSTANDING SOLID STEEL RUBES RALLYE VALJOUX 7734 CHRONOGRAPH.

 

  • CASE: HEFTY CUSHION SOLID STEEL CASE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.  REALLY NICE FACTORY ORIGINAL BRUSHED FINISH ON THE TOP IS STILL INTACT AND THOSE MIRRORED BEVELS LOOK SUPER SHARP.   THIS HEAVY-DUTY MAMA-JAMA MEASURES A CHUNKY 37.8mm ACROSS CASE NOT INCLUDING CROWN. CASE IS IN PRETTY PHENOMENAL SHAPE WITH THE ONLY SIGNS OF WEAR BEING SOME MINOR SCUFFS ON THE CASEBACK.  CHECK OUT THAT MINTY FRESH BLACK TACHY SCALE FIXED BEZEL WHICH IS SIMPLY MIND MELTING.  THIS THING JUST WEARS SO VERY NICE.  THERE AINT NOTHING LIKE A SUPER CLEAN CUSHION CASE. 

 

  • DIAL: THIS FACE IS LIKE A LIVING CREATURE.  IT JUST FLOWS SO MAGICALLY UNDER THAT SUPER CLEAN DOMED ACRYLLIC.  GET A LOOK AT THAT MINTY FRESH SPORTY DIAL WITH THAT PEARLESCENT SILVER RADIAL BRUSHED FINISH.  SO CLEAN.  GET A LOOK AT THOSE DEEP DARK BLUE CUSHION SUBDIALS WITH THOSE CONTRASTY WHITE HANDS.   SO MUCH SUBTLE DETAIL FROM THE CLEAN FACETED STEEL MARKERS TO THE KILOMETRE SCALE IN WHITE ALONG THE MINUTE TRACK.  THE BEST PART OF THIS RUBES IS THE HANDSET. THOSE BLACK STICK HANDS LOOK DEFIANT PAIRED WITH THAT BLACK TACHY BEZEL. AND THAT CHRONO HAND.......OH MY!!!! I'VE NEVER SEEN ANYTHING QUITE LIKE THIS ARROW HAND WHICH FADES FROM ORANGE AT THE BASE TO AN ALMOST WHITE TOWARDS THE TIP.  THE ONLY THING ON THE DIAL WHICH REALLY SHOWS ITS AGE IS ACTUALLY AGED TO PERFECTION!  

 

  • MOVEMENT: THIS RALLYE RUBES IS POWERED BY A 17J VALJOUX 7734 TICKING UNDER THE HOOD.  ALL FUNCTIONS WORK PERFECTLY AND WATCH HAS BEEN KEEPING TIME.  SERVICE HISTORY IS UKNOWN BUT HAS BEEN BEHAVING FAMOUSLY FOR WEEKS OF ON/OFF WRIST OBSERVATION. 

 

  • THIS RACING CHRONO IS MOUNTED ON A SUPPLE FLAT STITCHLESS BLACK MONTANA STRAP MADE IN THE USA.  I KNOW THIS WATCH DESCRIPTION WAS A BIT LONG WINDED, BUT I REALLY COULD'VE GONE ON FOR MUCH LONGER. I DON'T KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT THE RUBES BRAND, BUT I DON'T CARE....NOR SHOULD YOU.  THIS IS JUST SUCH A WELL EXECUTED AND NICELY PRESERVED PIECE OF 70s SEXINESS.