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Breitling 7806 Vintage Navitimer SS Circa 1973 (28651)

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Condition: Pre-owned
Scope of delivery: Original box, no original papers
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 ( Reviews: 162 )
US - Boston
Trusted Seller since 2009
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Basic Info

Listing number 547133
Reference number 7806
Brand Breitling
Model Navitimer
Code 28651
Movement Manual winding
Case material Steel
Condition Very good (Worn with little to no signs of wear)
Scope of delivery Original box, no original papers
Location United States of America, Massachusetts, Boston

Caliber

Movement Manual winding
Number of jewels 17

Case

Case material Steel
Case diameter 41 mm
Thickness 13 mm
Bezel material Steel
Glass Plexiglass
Dial Black
Dial numerals Arabic numerals

Bracelet/strap

Clasp Buckle
Clasp material Steel

Functions

Chronograph

Others

Luminescent Numerals, Luminescent Hands, Rotating Bezel

Description

Breitling 7806 Navitimer, stainless steel case on a shell cordovan strap, manual wound movement, Valjoux 7740 caliber, black dial with silver subdials, tritium dial is in excellent condition with lightly aged lume on markers and hands, the luminous material on the dial and hands are original to the watch, slide rule rotating bezel, acrylic crystal, circa 1973, diameter: 41mm, thickness: 13mm, steel caseback. Excellent Condition with European Watch Company box and 6-month warranty. The watch was just completely serviced. Email us about this watch Trade for this watch


$3,950






This is a vintage c. 1973 stainless steel Breitling Navitimer 7806. It has a shell cordovan strap with a stainless steel tang buckle, and an acrylic crystal. There is a solid screw-down case back, round chronograph pushbuttons, and a rotating slide rule bezel. The 41mm diameter solid three-body case, revolving reeded steel bezel, and lapidated lugs are polished/brushed. The dial is black with applied luminous baton hour markers, a luminous Arabic numeral at 12 o'clock, and silver subsidiary dials. The original dial is in excellent condition with lightly aged lume on the markers and Tritium-coated white bâton hands. There is a luminous center white chronograph hand with an arrow tip, and an inner minute/one-fifth second track, with a telemeter and a slide rule around the perimeter. There is a subsidiary dial at 6 o'clock for the seconds, one for the 12-hour register at 9 o'clock, and a 30-minute dial at 3 o'clock. It has the legendary 'Twin Planes' logo, and the red highlights around the slide rule. The 13mm thick case, dial, and movement are signed.

This Breitling Navitimer 7806 has a mechanical manual wound caliber Valjoux 7740 chronograph movement. It's copper-finished, and constructed with an Incabloc shock absorber mechanism, 17 jewels, a straight-line lever escapement, and a monometallic balance. It includes a self-compensating flat balance-spring, and a column wheel chronograph with a carrying arm. The mechanism oscillates at a frequency of 18,000 vph.

Seller

European Watch Company

232 Newbury Street,
Boston, MA 02116
United States of America
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Tel.: [+1] 617-262-9798
Fax: [+1] 617-247-0480
We speak:
  • Chinese (simplified)
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  • English
  • Spanish
  • Croatian
  • Chinese (traditional)
Trusted Seller since 2009
238 watches listed
This dealer owns a store in which you may view their watches.
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Number of watches sold via Trusted Checkout: 276

4.9 out of 5 stars  |  Reviews: 162

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