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Seagull 1963 Hand Wind Mechanical Chronograph with Sapphire Crystal #6345G-2901
Seagull 1963 Hand Wind Mechanical Chronograph


 
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Seagull 1963 Hand Wind Mechanical Chronograph with Sapphire Crystal #6345G-2901

This special edition watch is an official remake of the 1963 Chinese Airforce chronograph, a unique and classic masterpiece now coveted by collectors nearly as much as the original. This new updated version has a 38mm polished stainless steel case with a sapphire crystal (front) and an exhibition case back. The gold tint creme dial features goldtone numbers and markers and a red star under the 12:00 position. The movement is a Seagull No. ST21 mechanical (hand winding) chronograph with 21,600 VPH and shock protection. Power reserve is about 45 hours on a full wind without the chronograph running.

The Seagull chronograph uses a column wheel. In this design, the key component is a small rotating cylinder with teeth at the top, not unlike a castle turret. As the chronograph buttons are pressed, the column wheel rotates and levers fall in between the teeth to drive the functions. The column wheel movement is considered by most watch enthusiasts to be the most desirable, since it requires the greatest skill to design and build correctly and it is thought to be the most durable.

The sub-dial on the left is the running seconds counter and the sub-dial on the right is a 30-minute timer. The red seconds hand is activated when you click the pusher at 2:00. The outer portion of the black dial is marked in seconds. The watch comes with a olive green NATO-Style strap.
Watch Features:
  • Movement: Seagull Hand Wind Mechanical 21-Jewel Chronograph
  • Case: Polished Stainless Steel, 38mm diameter x 13mm thick
  • Back: Exhibition window back
  • Crystal: Scratch resistant sapphire
  • Band: Olive green NATO style strap, buckle closure.
  • Water Resistant: 30 meters
  • Warranty: 1 Year

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5 of 5 Great quality watch January 27, 2020
Reviewer: Patrick from Hayward, CA United States  
My son wanted me to order this watch from IslandWatch as he did not trust other online places, including Amazon.  The watch arrived in great condition.  The only thing is that he went out and got a different band before wearing it.  The watch itself is as described, and high quality.

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5 of 5 Love These Guys December 13, 2019
Reviewer: Robert Spearman from Sacramento, CA United States  
Great experience, outstanding service.

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5 of 5 Very Gorgeous Watch August 21, 2019
Reviewer: THOMAS from BELOIT, WI United States  
I've had my eye on the Seagull 1963 for many months before I finally decided to get it. I felt like a kid opening the box up to finally hold it in my hands. The dial/hands are nothing like I've seen before. The blue hands look great on it. I'm still a novice enthusiast about mechical/automatics. My previous watch is a seiko 5 snk 801 automatic and I absolutely love that one too.
I'd recommend the Long Island watches store. I might buy a couple new bands for my seagull.
Thank you!

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5 of 5 August 10, 2019
Reviewer: John Kamola from Santa Rosa, CA United States  
Chronograph stopped working after a week.  Marc immediately sent another, which is perfect.  Also paid postage.  Thanks for the good service,
John

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5 of 5 What can I say - I love my new watch August 9, 2019
Reviewer: Noel from Melbourne  
Seagull 63 with sapphire - 38mm - especially spondicious now with a brown rios 1931 strap

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