2.0312 Carronade Sport 43mm, Automatic, Swiss 1980s

£270.00 (incl. VAT)

Bold and sturdy sport-style vintage watch combining top-of-the-line features – robust automatic Swiss movement, full stainless steel body, thick mineral glass. This original well-preserved timepiece features original unrestored case polishing and original Excalibur expanding bracelet. And, finally, this dial, that ‘Optimus Prime’ palette, such a cool 70’s vibe here!

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Key Features

Carronade is a London based vintage watch brand, founded by the popular Ratners jewellery retail network in the 1980s. The word Carronade refers to a short large-caliber cannon, formerly in naval use. Carronade vintage watches are mid-class grade, but this one seems to be top-grade for the brand!

The watch features a sturdy stainless steel case, with the winding crown recessed into the case. Features a silver satin dial with applied block indexes, dark-red accents correspond to dark-red date indication disc and dark-red seconds hand. The bracelet has an engraved Excalibur signature on each link, and is spring loaded in the lugs allowing for strap change. We will happily exchange any strap in our store for free!

Overview

Case and Strap

  • Domed, stainless steel case
  • Recessed steel winding crown
  • Thick mineral glass
  • Signed ‘Excalibur’ flexible 17mm bracelet

Dimensions:

  • Width w/ crown: 40.5mm
  • Width w/o crown: 40mm
  • Thickness: 12.3mm
  • Full height: 43.2mm
  • Bracelet size: 17mm

Dial and Hands

  • Silver satin dial
  • Applied block indices
  • Dark red and blue accents
  • Signed ‘Carronade’ below 12 position
  • Lumed baton style hands
  • Red and white day-date indicator

Movement

  • Swiss made movement
  • ETA 2780 automatic calibre
  • 25 jewels
  • 45hr power reserve
  • Quickset date

Testing results:

  • Testing duration: 1 week cyclic test
  • Average timekeeping range: 15-30 sec/day

Servicing and Guarantee

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