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Bulova 1970 Accutron Date & Day "R"

7/10 votes
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Variant: 

R

Manufacture Year: 

1970

Movement Model: 

Accutron

Movement Serial No.: 

2182

Case Serial No.: 

H320002

Case shape: 

Oval

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

Just wanted to add my newly serviced Accutron for the watch model database. Not sure if this is any specific model besides an Accutron. 

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1970 Bulova watch
1970 Bulova watch
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neetstuf-4-u
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Posted July 25, 2018 - 10:10pm

  

1970 Bulova Accutron Date and Day "R".

First one I  have ever seen, ad from 1970 looks to be a match.

 

 

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Reverend Rob
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Posted July 26, 2018 - 12:30am

Haven't seen this one before either, 1970 Accutron Date and Day 'R', as per the ad.

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted July 28, 2018 - 12:54am

Nice advert match. 

Also some good advice for installing new batteries.

"Install with yellow seal towards case back (218 Toward Dial)"

Now we know.

:-)

bsshog40
Posted July 28, 2018 - 7:48pm

Thanks guys! I guess I'll call this an R. Lol Just had it serviced! I love these up/down day/dates. Thanks for all the input.

Bobby

bsshog40
Posted July 28, 2018 - 7:59pm

I wonder if the dial would make a difference in the model? The advert shows silver dial. This one is a cream colored textured dial. 

I wish we could upload a pic from the PC. I don't use host sites anymore. It lost half my pics in the original post but now won't let me add in the reply section. 

 

 

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Kathy L.
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Posted July 29, 2018 - 9:20am

1970 Bulova Accutron Date and Day "R"

bsshog40
Posted July 29, 2018 - 1:36pm

10-4 Lol