Hi guys, so I'm fairly new to the world of watches. I have some hand-me-downs from my father and grandfather and wondered whether anyone knew anything about them? Any cool insights or history, or whether they're just pretty standard. Also whether they're worth refurbishing and properly using...
Going through a consolidation process (I know we have all been there)
This 36mm Avia is in absolute gorgeous condition. The dial is an amazing
glossy black with all original lume on the hands and markers.
Text is nice and sharp. Hand set is a little different to the run
of the mill. Pencil...
Automatic and manual wind. All functions working. Date flips over
correctly. Date is quick-set. Keeps great time.
Not much else you can say, just a great long running Swiss watch
brand for not much money. A beautiful classic design.
Case: 34mm without crown
Lug to lug: 40mm
Lug width: 18mm...
Afternoon All! Bit of an unusual one here, an Avia De Luxe with a rather interesting monobloc case. Bids starting at 99p:
Rare Vintage AVIA DE LUXE Swiss Watch Monobloc EPSA Pre Compressor? Case | eBay
Afternoon All, I've got a rather nice gentleman's gold plated Avia 15 Jewel watch for sale which comes with what appears to be the original box. Naturally showing signs of its age but ticking along nicely:
Vintage AVIA Gold Plated Gent's Watch With Box | eBay
Hi everybody! For sale I got this lovely Avia SGT Quartz, with a Optel DSM module with the permanent digits (SSS 5424F).
The watch works well and sets properly, keeping good time for its age.
I sell the watch for €550 including shipping with International Registered Mail. Price is negotiable...
Here's for sale one of my Avia SGT Quartz. It's known as the first LCD watch ever made, its module was made by Optel Corporation, a small American startup that was made by a group of former RCA engineers, and became famous as the company that invented the LCD watch.
Unlike the modern Field...
Hi! I am new to the world of watches and have started learning basic repair techniques etc in order to clean up some old watches.
I would like to know if this watch (see images) would have much value if restored. And if it would be worth having the watch restored. It is an Avia swiss made 15...