|The largest independent, non-commercial, consumer-oriented resource on the Internet for owners, collectors and enthusiasts of fine wristwatches. Online since 1998.|
A marketplace for chronographs, dive watches and other tool-type wristwatches and timepieces
Rules: Postings must be an ad announcing an intent to sell, buy or trade. Full item description and photo(s) must be posted within the message here, not as links to other websites. Links to online auctions and other sites: Links to online auctions, dealer sites or other listings of items are permitted, but you should be careful to ensure that such listings will comply with our other ChronoTrader Policies. In addition, we request that sellers linking to online auctions or listings offer some benefit or accomodation to ChronoTrader readers (for example, some discount or an undertaking to end an auction early, to keep a watch "in the family"). Photos must be of the actual item for sale in its present condition. No counterfeit or replica products. No post for the same item may be repeated within 7 days, except to lower the asking price. Commercial dealers are limited to three unique posts per day. [More...]
Firstly introduced in 1956, the Enicar Sherpa is a beast designed and used to summit Mount Everest. This tool watch has it all, GMT function, worldtimer, sweeping seconds, big black dial and a supercompressor case to die for. It’s protected by a full stainless steel case measuring 43mm (not including crowns) and packs a 22mm suede strap to match its character. Both crowns, original, are signed by the recognisable Enicar logo. We date this piece circa 1965-1970.
It’s powered by the prestigious automatic caliber 166 with the date function at 3 o’clock and a 24h inner rotating bezel, operated with the crown located at 2 o’clock. The tritium lume this beast packs makes it highly legible in all the conditions possible, and it still glows!
On the back we can see the gorgeous oyster signature next to the incscription “Sherpa 600”. This, of course, is water-resistant, although we do not recommend exposing this watch to water, due to its age.
Model: Sherpa Guide 600
Functions: GMT, World-time, Date
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Case Width: 43mm
Case Thickness: 14mm
Lug Width: 22mm
WAS = 1350€, NOW = 1250€ SHIPPED WORLDWIDE
More pictures available at request. Watch is located in the EU.