Bulova 1970 Oceanographer

6/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
Movement Model: 
11 blacd
Movement Jewels: 
Case Serial No.: 
# 987678
Case shape: 
Case Manufacturer: 
Crystal Details: 
714 AWD
Additional Information: 

Modified [Bezel & Crystal] 1970  BULOVA Oceanographer  SNORKEL 666 ft Automatic 

MODIFICATIONS : ... BEZEL and CRYSTAL mounted on this watch are not original to this watch also  paired with an 18mm after market rubber with orange stitching and stainless steel buckle strap

Original PARTS Specs. for case Ref# 714 [ stamped inside of case ]

Crystal: 714AWD with 6mm date magnifier mounted on the underside of cystal [not used on this watch]

Crown: 386-3W

Gasket: G796

Bezel: Black and Red Uni-directional, indexed w/ 60 clicks

Bezel Ring: B194 

Movement ring: MR511

Case Clamp: 191-9-11AL

Case screw: 45C-11AF


Case: Three-piece (case ref# 987678)  brushed/polished stainless steel tonneau-shaped case and stainless steel case back (no personal engravings) with rotating divers bezel and semi hidden band attachments.

Dial: Original matte black enameled painted metal dial with faceted acrylic markets, Baton steel white painted and luminous filled hour/minute hands, red painted crosshairs, date window at three o'clock position, inter minute’s chapter and red sweep center-seconds hand. 

Movement: Bulova, Swiss made high-grade mechanical with self-winding automatic calibre 11 BLACD, seventeen (17) jewels gold-plated movement. 

Quad Signed: dial, case, crown and movement.

Band: 18mm [in picture is an  after market rubber with orange stitching and stainless steel buckle strap]

Diameter: Width 41mm (not including the crown) x thickness 13mm x lug end -to-lug end 43mm.


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Reverend Rob
Posted February 3, 2016 - 3:40pm

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