BADASS~70s GRADIENT BLUE RINGO WORLD-TIMER DIVER

BADASS~70s GRADIENT BLUE RINGO WORLD-TIMER DIVER

Regular price $275.00 Sale

FOR SALE IS A TOTALLY FUNKY 70s RINGO WORLD-TIMER DIVER WITH A TON OF WRIST 'TUDE. COMES WITH ORIGINAL HANG-TAG

 

  • CASE: OVERSIZED CHROMED CASE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION MEASURING A ROBUST 42mm ACROSS BEZEL NOT INCLUDING  CROWN BY 41mm LUG TO LUG.  CASE IS IN VERY SHARP UNTOUCHED CONDITION AND LOOKS ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS.  THERE IS A SLIGHT INDENTATION IN THE FINISH NEAR THE CROWN WHICH IS ALMOST NOT WORTH MENTIONING AND LOOKS TO BE FROM THE FACTORY. THE CASE OTHERWISE LOOKS NEAR-MINT. THAT ROTATING BLUE/BLACK/SILVER WORLD-TIMER DIVE BEZEL IS TOTALLY COOL. AND, YOU HAVE TO LOVE THE SCUBA-DUDE ON THE CASEBACK.

 

  • DIAL: REALLY ONE OF THOSE DIALS YOU HAVE TO SEE IN PERSON TO FULLY APPRECIATE. IT'S A GRADIENT DARK BLUE EFFECT WHICH GETS DARKER AS YOU MOVE TOWARDS THE PERIPHERY. NICE GLOSS FINISH WHICH REALLY MAKES THIS A TOTAL BEAUTY TO GAZE AT. THE WHITE MARKERS AND THAT GROOVY ARABIC ZORO “12”REALLY POP AGAINST THE DARK BACKGROUND. THE TRAPEZOIDAL DATE WINDOW IS A NICE TOUCH AS IS THOSE CLEAN WHITE LUMED STICK HANDS AND PADDLE SWEEPER. ORIGINAL CRYSTAL IS IN CLEAN SHAPE WITH SOME MINOR SHALLOW SCRATCHES WHICH WILL EASILY POLISH OUT WITH SOME POLYWATCH.

 

  • MOVEMENT: THIS RINGO  RUNS ON A 17J HAND CRANKER.  DATE IS SEMI-QUICKSET. WATCH IS KEEPING EXCELLENT TIME AND RUNNING STRONG. SERVICE HISTORY IS UNKNOWN BUT WATCH HAS BEEN RUNNING FABULOUSLY OVER DAYS OF ON/OFF WRIST OBSERVATION.

 

  • WATCH IS MOUNTED ON A HANDMADE BLACK MINIMALIST STRAP WHICH WEARS COMFY ON THIS WORLD-TIMER.   I'M INCLUDING WHAT I WAS TOLD IS THE ORIGINAL RUBBER BRACELET AS WELL AS THE ORIGINAL HANG-TAG. THIS IS A FUN EVERYDAY VINTAGE PIECE WITH THE FUNCTIONALITY OF A WORLD-TIMER BEZEL AND SOME KILLER WRIST PRESENCE.

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