Explosive Ordnance Disposal Wristwatch British Military
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EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE DISPOSAL WRISTWATCH- BRITISH MILITARY- 101 ROYAL ENGINEER REGIMENT DATE/SOLID STATE QUARTZ. EOD- EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE DISPOSAL. 40mm. This watch was produced especially for the British Royal Engineer Regiment EOD. This watch is a current issue for the British Royal Engineer Regiment. This watch features a special safety quality that allows close proximity to a bomb and/or bombing devise. This watch does not register any "signal" that will set off a bomb. Limited one time offering. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON"T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.
DIAL: Black non-reflective with Arabic figures and date window. This dial is clearly marked: "EOD/Royal Engineer Regiment" and "ANTI-MAGNETIC" in red under the center post.
MOVEMENT: Hack Set (time stops when the crown is pulled out), Cal. 2115 Movement. 32,768 hz. Tuning fork type Quartz Crystal. Two-Pole stepping motor. Screw down water proof back with BOMB Bade designed by Queen mary during London Blitz. Dial shows subdued Black Cat motif (located just below the center post) that relates to the historical Lord mayor of London. Very accurate, reliable.
CASE: 40mm brushed finish stainless steel with waterproof screw off back. Traditional design with hard rock Non-Glare Dome Crystal. Back marked: "101 ROYAL ENGINEER REGIMENT EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE DISPOSAL".
ENGLISH MILITARY 3-LAYER LEATHER STRAP: 20mm three layered leather for strength in harsh conditions. Brush stainless steel buckel with the English military arrow hallmark.
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ELGIN 22j B.W. RAYMOND GOLD FLASHED WORLD WAR II MILITARY Circa: 1942 Created especially for the American War effort in 1942 with very short notice. This movement began as existing stock of a 21j railroad grade. The extra jewel was added to accommodate the sweep seconds indication hand and a "Hack Feature" was added. This hack feature allowed the user to coordinate time with other officers for radio silence military operations in the field. This Elgin is much rarer than the higher production Hamilton and, therefore, is especially collectible. This example still retains the original dial and bright colored indication hands. A wonderful example of American ingenuity and productive know how. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.
DIAL: Black non-reflective surface with a 24 hour sweep and red hands for easy viewing 24 hours. Mint original rare dial.
MOVEMENT: 16 size, open face, 3/4 plate gold flashed, "21 Jewels", "Adjusted 5 Positions, pendent set, center sweep wheel added with one more jewel count to 22 jewels, #41,752,076. Mint original condition and original to the case.
CASE: Original nickel screw back and bezel in excellent condition.
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