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FS: Rare MARATHON CHRONO CSAR WW194014 april 2008

Hi, due large collection reduction for sale a quite rare MARATHON CSAR WW194014 automatic, quickset day and date function, hacking, chrono function.
This is a famous CSAR (Chrono Search And Rescue) tool watch in use to Canadian and USA rescue forces.
MIL-SPEC: Built to Government specifications for use by military personnel. Fulfills Nato Stock Numbers 6645-20-002-8253
TRITIUM GAS TUBES: Self illuminating tritium gas tubes glow with no need to be charged by an external light source.
SEARCH & RESCUE: Designed for Search And Rescue missions at sea, water resistant to 300 meters (1000 feet) underwater.
AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH MOVEMENT: 25 Jewel Swiss made Valjoux 7750 self winding mechanical chronograph movement. Submersibility: 30ATM
SWISS MADE: Marathon watches are proudly made in La Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland since 1939.

The case is stainless steel, without bumps, dings, shows signs of age and use (see pictures). Diameter is 46 mm, thickness 18mm.
Back cover is stainless steel with reference US – 30 ATM – SWISS MADE - AUTOMATIC – 316L ALL STAINLESS STEEL - WATCH, WRIST – CHRONOGRAPH 30 ATM – WW 194014 - 6645-20-002-8253 - 26 millicuries – NRC ID: 54-28526—01E – SPM4A5-08-M-2608 – CAGE 38776
then the date and serial number APR 2008 – SER. 29/50
Please look the back cover has three little scratch (see the pictures)

Mineral glass is perfect.
The crown and pushers are screwdown.
Dial is original, wonderful, without any sign, any faded, any humidity trace.
Bezel is original, in perfect state, rotates smoothly with 120 clicks.
Bracelet is original, with original links and original clasp marked MARATHON.

This wristwatch is in amazing condition, functioning perfectly, keeps good time, regular power reserve, quickset date works as should. I don't know anything about its water proof, I never use in swimming pool or taking a bath or shower, so I don't encourage to take a bath or swim with it unless a proper test.
I am a collector, not a commercial seller, so I cannot give any guarantee except as described.
Please look carefully pictures. Wristwatch as far as I know is fully functional and keeps good time. It is a wristwatch of 10 years ago.
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For this rare MARATHON CSAR I reduced price, asking now 1400€ (paypal friends/family, or Paypal normal adding 5%, or bank transfer) shipping included.
You can see the price of new (4000 usd....) on the Marathon site: https://www.marathonwatch.com/product/search-rescue-pilots-automatic-chronograph-csar/
MARATHON is located here in Italy. Due recent bad experience I cannot ship in Brazil, sorry.
I will not responsible of custom charges, lost in trasport (if you wish ensured shipping or DHL please ask)

I am "asquinet" on ebay and on many wristwatches forum. Feel free to ask any further picts or info.
You can contact me on asquinet@gmail.com or telegram, whatsapp at +39 3477978464. Thanks for visiting!

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