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Date/Report Number …..021912.FN61Y0.04 Item:   1950-KOREAN-WAR-STAINLESS- RECORD- ROTATING- CHAPTER-WATCH
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Description of item: VINTAGE   VINTAGE 1949/1950 KOREAN WAR ERA STAINLESS STEEL RECORD ROTATING CHAPTER RING MILITARY WATCH WITH OUTLINED RAISED LUME NUMERALS & 24 HOUR MILITARY TIME RE-ILLUMINATED WITH AF-Luminova WIDTH X LENGTH 32.6 X 38 MM WITHOUT CROWN INNER BEZEL 3 MM WITH NEW SPUN & WOVEN NYLON MILITARY STRAP CONDITION IS EXCELLENT.

.Estimated Retail Replacement Value $1549.00


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VINTAGE
1949/1950
KOREAN WAR ERA
STAINLESS STEEL
RECORD
ROTATING CHAPTER RING
MILITARY WATCH

WITH

OUTLINED RAISED LUME NUMERALS
&
24 HOUR MILITARY TIME

RE-ILLUMINATED
WITH
AF-Luminova

WIDTH X LENGTH
32.6 X 38 MM
WITHOUT CROWN

INNER BEZEL
3 MM

WITH

NEW SPUN & WOVEN NYLON MILITARY STRAP MATCHING THE ORIGINAL
COTTON STRAPS OF THE DAY

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Record Watch Co. S.A., Tramelan-Dessus, Genève, La Chaux de Fonds, Les Pommerats, London

1903: Founded by a group with the purpose to aquire and realise the patent of the Sector Watch, a triangular pocket watch with retrograde display.
1916: Merger with several companies under the name Record Dreadnought Watch Co. S.A., with a broad collection of all kinds of clocks, watches, and movements. Brands and names of the involved companies continued to be used.
1949: The original name Record Watch Co. S.A. was registered again.
1960: A Record pocketwatch (calibre 435B) was the first Swiss watch to achieve wide acceptance on US railroads.
1961: Longines bought the majority interest in Record. The brand Record continued - on some watches as Longines-Record. Some Record calibres were renamed as Longines calibres.
1991: Record was closed.

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OUTLINED RAISED LUME NUMERALS
  WHITE 24 HR
GOLD CHAPTER
WHITE SUB-REGISTER

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NEW VINTAGE STYLE MILITARY
18MM STRAP. STITCHED AND PADDED

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CLASSY AND RUGGED

 

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THIS STRAP WAS MADE FOR THIS PILOTS WATCH

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BUCKLE MATCHES DIAL

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SUPER CLEAN

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ORIGINAL HANDS
WHITE LUME BLACK STEEL

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SERRATED EDGE BEZEL

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ANOTHER SHOT

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THE INTERNAL CHAPTER

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SUPERB CONDITION

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THIS RESTORE IS FANTASTIC

 

 

ASSEMBLING
THIS
MILITARY
RECORD


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PARTS HAVE ARRIVED RECORD IS  UP AND RUNNING

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THE CASE IS ALL STAINLESS STEEL
CONSISTING OF
CASE CENTER
CASE BACK
CASE BEZEL

 

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THE MOVEMENT IS PLACED IN CASE
THE CROWN AND STEM ARE IN PLACE
SET-SCREWS TURNED DOWN LOCKING MOVEMENT
CROWN IS HELD WITH THUMB
SET SCREW IS TIGHTENED

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DIAL IS PLACED OVER MOVEMENT
FEET GO THROUGH MOVEMENT
SET SCREWS ARE TIGHTENED WITH
MOVEMENT IN CASE
GOLD SUB SECONDS HAND IS PLACED & LOCKED

 

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THE ROTATING
BEZEL RING
IS PRESSED ON
CHECKED FOR ROTATION
THEN REMOVED

 

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LIKE THE RAISED NUMERALS
THE HANDS WERE
RE-LUMED
WITH
AF-Luminova
High-Performance
Phosphorescent Pigment

THEY ARE NOW LOCKED DOWN


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THE CASE CRYSTAL IS
PLACED IN THE BEZEL
IT IS THEN SET WITH UV CEMENT
NOTICE THE SERRATED BEZEL
THIS BEZEL ON THIS WATCH
TURNS. AND IN EFFECT
TURNS THE INNER
BEZEL

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YOU CAN CLEARLY SEE THE
INNER BEZEL

WITH ALL STAINLESS CASE
RAISED ILLUMINATED NUMERALS
CLEAR WHITE MILITARY 24HR TIME
CLEAR SUB-SECONDS REGISTER
GOLD OUTER CHAPTER RING
SILVER MARKED INNER BEZEL
THAT ROTATES FROM TURING THE OUTER BEZEL
GOLD HANDS WITH ILLUMINATION

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CLASSIC 1940-1950'S CASE DESIGN

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YOU TURN THE OUTER BEZEL
TO TURN THE INNER BEZEL


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SIGNED

ACIER
INOXYDABLE
STAYBRITE
[STAINLESS STEEL]

RECORD WATCH COMPANY
GENEVE
317961
1915

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RECORD
Caliber    50
Number Of Jewels 15
Anchor with pallets
Glucydur Screw Balance

Features
SUB SECOND
15 JEWELS
BPH 18000
Size    73/4'''

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CONDITION
- EXCELLENT- 
WATCH WINDS SETS & RUNS IN ALL MODES
ALL FEATURES WORK

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