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Bulova 1967 Chronograph

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3

Manufacture Year: 

1967

Movement Model: 

Unknown

Movement Jewels: 

Unknown

Movement Serial No.: 

Unknown

Case Serial No.: 

1 - 180017

Case shape: 

Round

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

I inherited this watch from an old friend, but don't have any details from the "insides" to post here. My old friend thinks he bought the watch in Hong Kong - possibly - in the late 60's/early 70's. It's been as refurbished as it can be and runs very well with all the hands and push-buttons in working order.

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GregM 1967 Bulova 1 04 20 2015
Bulova watch
Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted April 15, 2015 - 8:07am

Hi Greg, welcome to myBulova. This is a very nice watch. If you're going to wear and use it regularly it's ultra important that you have the movement service (regularly). These are fantastic watches but they need maintenance to remain viable. You're most fortunate to have inherited it, congratulations.

It would be best if the date code on the inside of the case and / or the movement could be recorded to be sure of the date of manufacture. This style does fit into the mid 60's and we will classify it as....

Chronograph.

Thanks for sharing it.

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William Smith
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted April 17, 2015 - 3:19pm

This is a great Chronograph.  I do hope when you get it serviced by your watchmaker/repair person, they can get the details on the inside case back and movement.  Its a great addition to the MyBulova watch database.  Thanks for entering it!!!

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted April 18, 2015 - 5:30am

 

Very interested in finding out what date code is on the beauty.

GregM
Posted April 21, 2015 - 7:56pm

Thanks for the nice comments about my inherited Bulova Chronograph (now I know what it's called!). I'll be seeing the guy who services my watches from time to time soon, so I'll be asking him to (carefully) take the back off and note down all the details inside the case so I can post it up here soon-ish. Thanks again for your interest!

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted April 22, 2015 - 7:33am

Greg, if possible, a couple photos of the movement as well please.