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Re: FS: Marathon CSAR w/ Bracelet & Rubber Band and 3 more

: First of all, this is an amazing watch, but in my quest for a grail
: watch popped up and I want to sell to help finance. Most looking
: at this listing know that this watch needs little explaining.
: Marathon CSAR Pilot's Chronograph in excellent condition with no
: scratches crystal, case in excellent condition, Marathon
: bracelet in very good condition with some scuffing and buckle
: with American Eagle which has swirling and scratching from desk
: use which I tried to phot. Overall a watch in excellent cosmetic
: condition and amazing working condition. Holds time as well as
: any of my COSC certified watches and Tritium lume is nice and
: clear at night. This watch is a dream to tell time on. Another
: note is that the chronograph pushers are some of the smoothest I
: have ever encountered on a Valjoux 7750 watch. Watch comes with
: original case and manual, all extra links for the Marathon
: bracelet and BONUS - Watch has Marathon SS bracelet on, but
: comes with the high quality Marathon rubber strap with marathon
: buckle as well and includes three more straps including a
: standard NATO strap in black, textured dress strap and another
: nato type strap. 5 strap options in all. This is a 2010 contract
: model. I purchased this from another owner and they mentioned a
: little ding in the outer bezel which I can't even find. Looking
: for a fast sale to fund new watch. I'll miss this one because
: it's a bomb of a watch which you can wear anywhere and not
: worry, even with a suit (see pic). I'll miss this watch but
: another is calling. ASKING $1,300 +ship + PP fees (Firm on price
: to move quick) You can see my feedback on WUS and ebay DKYS
: where I have listed. Accept Paypal + fees + Shipping. Email me
: directly if interested or questions at
: Located in NYC

: Manufacturer info:

: Description

: The Marathon Pilot’s Chronograph is a robust chronograph built to
: the same standards of water resistance as Marathon’s other
: dive watches. The Pilot’s Chronograph is designed to be used
: for use in dives, search and rescue operations, as well as
: pilots and air crew. The Pilot’s Chronograph is commonly
: referred to as the Chronograph Search and Rescue (CSAR).
: The Marathon CSAR is water resistant down to 30 ATM – 300 meters
: (1000 feet) underwater. Made from 316L surgical grade stainless
: steel, the CSAR is a purpose built watch that will serve you
: well and reliably on any adventure you may take. The glass of
: the CSAR is in fact not glass, but a synthetic sapphire which
: will resist scratches.
: The CSAR is handmade in La Chaux de Fonds Switzerland to guarantee
: the highest level of quality and accuracy in manufacturing.
: Inside the CSAR is a Swiss made, 25 Jewel Valjoux ETA 7750
: automatic chronograph movement. The CSAR ensures you timekeeping
: that is accurate and reliable.

: To make sure that the time can be constantly read even in low light
: situations, the CSAR has self contained Tritium gas tubes place
: on each hour marking as well as on the minute and hour hands and
: MaraGlo photo-luminescent paint for the 12 hour bezel marker as
: well as on the minute and hour chronograph register indexes.

: Tritium tubes are self illuminating gas tubes which contain an
: isotope of hydrogen, meaning they will not lose brightness over
: time like photo-luminescent paint which requires an external
: light source to create a glow.

: The dial of the Marathon Pilot’s Chronograph shows 12 hour and 24
: hour time and also displays the Date and Day. Chronograph timing
: is dual graduated, inner graduations are 1/5 sec and as well as
: decimal 1/100 minute timing (alternate inner timing ring). A
: sweep central seconds hand indicates 1/5 sec up to 60 seconds;
: Chronograph sub registers measure up to 30 minutes and 12 hours
: each. Register indexes & hands use MaraGlo paint for low
: light viewing. Encapsulated tritium (Isotope H3) light sources
: are used for dial at each hour position as well as the Minute
: and Hour hands, activity between 28-30 millicuries (under 30
: millicuries).

: Features

: MIL-SPEC: Manufactured in accordance with US Government
: Specification. Issued and worn by troops in Iraq and
: Afghanistan.
: TRITIUM GAS TUBES: Self illuminated 24/7 tritium gas tubes for up
: to 25 years.
: SEARCH & RESCUE: Designed for Search And Rescue missions.
: SWISS MADE: Proudly hand made in La Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland
: since 1939. Uses ETA Valjoux 7750 25 jewels automatic mechanical
: self-winding movement.
: NSN NUMBER: Nato Stock Number 6645-01-544-0408 engraved on case
: back.

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