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Treat that special watch to an AVIATOR, a hand-made leather pilotís watch strap with an open-ended design that closes with a stainless steel screw fitting. AVIATORS are super thick, high-quality, British-made straps that are custom-made for me. Stop overpaying for European straps from other suppliers; buy these at reasonable prices from me directly in the U.S., and get them shipped quickly and inexpensively to your door!
Choose from black with matching black stitching or dark brown with contrasting beige stitching. The black comes in 18mm, 20mm and 22mm; the dark brown comes in either 18mm or 20mm.
AVIATORS start at just $29.99 each for the 18mm ones. They are handcrafted in the United Kingdom, but they ship directly to you from Arizona Ė and arrive in your mailbox within days. YOU SAVE $5 to $20 PER STRAP shipped, compared to other suppliers.
Besides far lower prices per strap than the competition, you also save on shipping by buying from me. I offer low-cost USPS First Class shipping for $1.50 or $3.85 for USPS Priority shipping; itís your choice. Buy two straps, and insured U.S. shipping is FREE!
AVIATORS are heavy and thick straps that are fully stitched. They are custom-made piece by piece. Each strap has two sandwiched layers of high-quality leather. The heavy buckles are all stainless steel. Each AVIATOR strap is embossed ďAVIATOR, Made in England.Ē AVIATORS measure 8 1/2 inches (215mm) long when placed end to end, counting the buckle, with the ends closed. They are 3mm thick as shown below!
These straps are a great period-looking option for fixed-lug military watches and they work equally well on modern watches with spring-bar lugs. The heavy-duty military type construction means that these straps can easily and safely carry even the heaviest of modern chronographs or big military style watches.
Sizes, colors and prices of AVIATORS available for immediate delivery:
18MM - $29.99 each
Black or brown
20MM - $30.99 each
Black or Brown
22MM - $32.99 each
*** With the screw fittings, I do recommend that you use Loctite 243 or a similar thread sealer to give the screws a more permanent fit.
PAYMENT: You can paypal me or pay securely online with any major credit card at www.paypal.com paying to the account of firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also mail payment by check, money order or cash. I accept www.Paypal.com payments in $US, Euros and British pounds, as well as payment by mail in the form of cash in a registered letter with Euros, $US or pounds.
SHIPPING/INSURANCE: Just add $1.75 for USPS First Class shipping or $3.85 for USPS Priority Shipping. International buyers add $5 for delivery to most countries via USPS Global Priority Shipping (where available) or email for airmail delivery rates to other countries. Add $1.30 for insurance if desired for one strap; $2.20 for two straps.
Buy two straps, and insured U.S. shipping is FREE!
I will alert you via email when the order ships from Arizona. I have many references here.
Regards - Bill Mahoney (aka Squinky)
****** NEED A NYLON NATO OR LEATHER NATO, TOO? Add a nylon NATO or leather NATO to your order and save up to $3 per strap by purchasing them at the same time as your AVIATOR!