IWC 580 A automatic C.8531 "Baby Ingenieur"

$2,970

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Basic Info

Ref. No. 580 A
Movement Automatic
Case material Steel
Bracelet material Steel
Year 1966
Condition 2 (fine)
  With box
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location Switzerland, Montreux
Price CHF 3,000 (= $2,970)
Availability Ready to ship in 3-5 days

Caliber

Movement Automatic
Movement/Caliber C.8531
Base Caliber IWC 81

Case

Case material Steel
Case diameter 35 mm

Bracelet/strap

Bracelet material Steel
Bracelet color Steel
Clasp Double-fold clasp
Clasp material Steel

Functions

Date

Others

Center Seconds, Chronometer, Only Original Parts

Description

Very rare IWC ref. 580 A. Calibre C. 8531 Pellaton winding system "chronometer" with balance monometallic, spiral Breguet, screws, regulation excenters.
With original IWC green box, and original stainless steel band beads of rice by Gay-Frères dated 1-66.
I am a retired watchmaker (official Omega) who makes live his watch collection.
I completely revised (completed maintenance oil service and modern glass) this watch in June 2015 and am selling it with 1 year warranty.
This watch is sold "like this", as described (the dial whit great patina is not perfect, look at 9/10 H), at 100 % original, case, movement, dial and crown signed, very good working condition, tested and giving good time. However, waterproof capabilities of vintage and pre-owned watch is not guaranted.
Very desirable watch, perfect to begin a collection.
Why buy more expensively the "Portofino" with a movement ETA?

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Fabris

Avenue Nestlé 2
1820 Montreux
Switzerland

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