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Ballast Trafalgar Automatic Watch with Unique Bezel System #BL-3133-03
Ballast Trafalgar Automatic Watch #BL-3133-03

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Island Watch Price: $499.00
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Product Code: BL-3133-03


Ballast Trafalgar Automatic Watch with Unique Bezel System #BL-3133-03

The Ballast Trafalgar model BL-3133-03 is very unique and innovative watch. It features a new patented bezel control feature which is used to both wind the mainspring of the automatic movement and more critically the bezel is used to set both time and date with ease (see video below). The watch is powered by a modified Miyota 8215 21 Jewel Self-winding Automatic movement that also hand winds with the unique bezel system. This bezel system harkens back to instruments used in submarine clocks and timers. The power reserve of the modified movement is a lengthy 50 hours when fully wound.

The canteen on the crown is crafted out of ten individual pieces to provide protection for the setter button and crown. The case measures 46.5mm in diameter and it is 14.5mm thick. Lug width is 22mm and the water resistance is rated at 100 meters.

The Ballast Trafalgar's strap is no less an investment of time, material and design. The result is a beautifully robust, yet supple cut edge strap made from leathers tanned in Italy. Each strap is 4 mm thick yet is pliable and completely comfortable on the wrist. Cross stitched by hand, the Ballast Trafalgar strap is carefully cut, painted and finished individually. Each two tone leather strap blends perfectly to the color and tones of the case and bezel. While the strap is affixed for a strong snug fit, it is also easily removed by a self removable spring bar for future customization and versatility.
Watch Features:
  • Movement: Modified Miyota 8215 Automatic (self-winding)
  • Case: Black PVD Stainless steel, 46.5mm x 14.5mm
  • Back: Screw-in exhibition window
  • Crystal: Sapphire Coated Mineral
  • Band: Italian leather with custom buckle. 22mm lug
  • Water Resistant: 100 meters
  • Warranty: 2 Years

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 4 Write a review »

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
This watch is great February 12, 2018
Reviewer: Ryan from Omaha, NE United States  
Has a very interesting method for setting time, date.  Band is thicker than expected, but I love how it is more sturdy than other watch bands.  Overall it's a sweet watch and looks great in my automatic watch winder.

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Ballast Trafalgar December 11, 2017
Reviewer: Paul Gough from St. John's, NL  
This was my third purchase at Long Island Watch. All three purchases have been flawless. Shipping is quick and the items arrive in pristine condition.

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Thanks you December 5, 2017
Reviewer: Leon Chung from Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island Hong Kong  
Smooth and happy trade with long island watch. The watch is compative price and good quality. As speically marc is quick response and good service

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
Thank you, August 26, 2016
Reviewer: James Edlgo from Norfolk, VA United States  
As always, very pleased with my purchase from Longisland watches, quality products and competative prices.

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