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2.0407 XXL CUPILLARD RIEME ‘PEPSI’ GMT DIVER, FRANCE 1970s

£315.00 (incl. VAT) £283.50 (incl. VAT)

Highly collectible PEPSI Worldtimer bezel Cupillard Rieme French diver from the 1970s. At 44mm diameter and 13mm thickness, for a manual wind of this era, our Cupillard wears pretty big! Aside from the famous bezel style, the watch also features an internal bezel which can be operated with the uppermost crown, a cool quickset date feature, strong glowing lume on the dial and a brand new nylon strap.

Key Features

Extra large, vintage dual-crown dual-bezel diving watch with the now famous PEPSI design of blue & red on the GMT Worldtimer bezel. This fantastic watch features an inner dive duration bezel operated by the top crown, and a two-crown ‘compressor style’ cushion shaped case, with a thick screw caseback with an aqualung man emblem.

Cupillard Rieme (f. 1946) was a key French watch movement and parts manufacturer company. Most watches produced by Cupillard bear third party brand names, but this one has its signature on the dial. The French case in almost-new condition, French manual movement onboard.

This vintage timepiece is still multi-functional and works perfectly, the coolest choice for any large sized wrist.

Servicing and Guarantee

This timepiece has been serviced with full disassembly. There is a 12-month guarantee, subject to the usage and care guidelines. The watch comes with a new, black nylon strap.

Overview

Case and Strap

  • Original case with red and blue PEPSI design GMT Worldtimer bezel.
  • Newly polished stainless steel case body.
  • Acrylic crystal.
  • Stainless steel screw caseback.
  • Dust-proof.
  • New blue nylon strap included.

Dimensions:

  • Width w/o crown: 44mm
  • Width w/ crown: 46mm
  • Full height: 43mm
  • Thickness 13mm
  • Strap: 19mm

Dial and Hands

  • Matte black dial.
  • Block lume indices, Arabic numerals at 12, 3, 6 and 9 positions.
  • ‘Pencil’ style hour and minute hands, ‘lollipop’ style sweep seconds hand.
  • Internal rotating bezel.
  • Signed ‘Cupillard Rieme’ below 12 position.

Movement

  • French-made movement.
  • FE 5601 calibre.
  • 17 jewels.
  • Manual winding.
  • Hexagonally carved bridges.
  • Polished wheels and screws.
  • 48 hr 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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