Vintage Breitling Chronomat 808 in steel case, this time probably not without Heartbreaks, just look at it. The watch is in great condition for its age. It isn't easy to find chronographs in reasonably proportioned case size nowadays and we recommend you try this on if you're looking for one. Dial is highly legible and show patina and marks visible to bare eye. The watch is manufactured around 1960's. This watch has been serviced at Breitling in 2020, and comes with Breitling service box.
Dial and hands condition:
Case ref. 808.
Case material stainless steel.
Movement cal. 175 (Venus), signed "Breitling Watch ltd" mechanical manual winding movement with chronograph.
Watch is not water resistant.
Bezel diameter approximately 37,5 mm.
Size between lugs: 18,5 mm (strap attachment).
Fits wrist (diameter): 190 mm (19,0cm) and less.
Functions: Time, manually winding movement, chronograph, bidirectional rotating bezel.
scratches & marks or scratches visible to bare eye.Case condition:
good for a vintage watch, scratches and marks of previous use, but the bevels and corners are straight & sharp and look good.Strap condition:
very good, matt black Breitling leather strap.Movement condition:
good, professionally serviced at Breitling in 2020 and working as should.Glass condition:
very good, plexiglass, few tiny scratches.
Guarantee: The watch is running well and working as it should, and it has been professionally serviced so that you can buy it with confidence. We offer 1 years guarantee for mechanical functionality for this watch. Watches require regular servicing and checking for water resistance. We recommend checking this watch at our atelier or official service center within next 1-3 years and bring it for additional cleaning once a year. Guarantee does not cover misuse of the watch or accidents (for instance if the watch is dropped or if the crown has been left open in a waterproof watch and water/moisture has entered the case, or if the watch has been taken to sauna).
Polus watchmakers commentary: This watch has been carefully checked at our watchmaking atelier for authenticity, overall condition, rate result and water resistance test. This vintage Breitling Chronomat is in good condition. Bezel flange, hands, pushers and crown has been changed for new ones in the Breitling service center. The case has scratches and marks of previous use but is in good condition. The case is not water resistant. The movement has been professionally serviced at Breitling and it is running well and accurately.
Even though we try our best to caption the honest condition of the watch in the pictures, they never tell the whole truth. We always welcome you to visit our boutique to try on the watch if possible. Please contact us if you have any questions considering the watch (box below). Every picture is of the actual watch.
This pre-owned watch is sold with margin scheme taxation. Included VAT will be stated 0% on the customers invoice.