Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap    Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap

The case is stainless steel with a 10k gold filled bezel ring and the setting mechanism is on the back. The movement is the revolutionary early space age humming smooth sweeping electronic tuning fork 214. It is running steadily and dependably and keeping time powered by a new and readily available Energizer 387s battery. The rare gloss black dial with gold tone raised applied markers and original hands is in beautiful condition. The crystal is new and free of scratches.
The new well matched croc grained leather strap is the perfect complement to this watch. It will comfortably fit up to a 7 1/2 inch wrist. This is a fine watch that you will be proud to wear and add to your collection. Note: The watch has been stopped for photos to show the full details of dial and hands.

It will be running when you receive it. I carefully select, inspect, and monitor for proper operation all watches before offering them for sale. The battery has been checked and replaced if needed. However I cannot guarantee the timekeeping accuracy or longevity of a watch for which I do not know the service history.

Please note the size of the watch in the description above. Vintage watches are typically smaller than some modern "wrist clock" styles. A NOTE ABOUT VINTAGE ACCUTRONS: Vintage electronic tuning fork Bulova Accutrons are sought after by watch enthusiasts for their unique technology, styling, variety, history, and collectible appeal. The electronic tuning fork watch movement was a development of the beginning of the Space Age and the invention of transistors, capacitors, miniature batteries, and other electronic advances. The introduction of the Accutron in 1960 was a revolution in watch design. Accutrons were the most accurate timepieces available for sale to the public and guaranteed by Bulova to run with an accuracy of +/- one minute per month. The watches were manufactured from 1960 to 1977 when they were replaced by quartz movements which cost less to manufacture. The accuracy of their vintage electronic/mechanical movement has been surpassed by modern high quality quartz movement watches. The Accutron 214, 218, 219, and 224 series movements are remarkably durable: I have seen 50+ year old examples that are still running with little or no servicing, only an annual battery replacement. However the movements have mechanical gear trains that operate most efficiently when they have been disassembled, cleaned, lubricated, and timed by a trained watch repair person. If however, like many of us watch enthusiasts, you enjoy the fascinating history, technology, and styling (and of course, the HUM) of vintage Accutrons you should own one or more.

For more information on vintage electronic tuning fork Accutrons I suggest that you visit this website: THE ACCUTRON WATCH PAGE (Search this title for web address). WARNING: VINTAGE ACCUTRON WATCH COLLECTING MAY BE HABIT FORMING! The item "Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap" is in sale since Saturday, March 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "rlr0528" and is located in Ocklawaha, Florida.

This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.
  • Gender: Men's
  • Brand: Bulova
  • Features: 12-Hour Dial
  • Display: Analog
  • Movement: Electronic tuning fork
  • Watch Shape: Asymmetrical
  • Case Material: Gold Plated
  • Case Finish: Polished
  • Face Color: Black
  • Lug Width: 17.4mm
  • Case Size: 33.3mm x 39.6mm
  • Style: Dress/Vintage/Collectible
  • Age Group: Adult
  • Model: 214
  • Serial Number: J18112
  • Year of Manufacture: 1960-1969
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Band Type: Two-Piece Strap
  • Case Color: Silver
  • Water Resistance: Indicated on case back cover
  • Band Material: Genuine Leather
  • Band Color: Black

Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap    Bulova Accutron 214 vintage 1966 ss/gf watch with black dial & new leather strap