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NSA NOVAVIT S.A. SWISS MADE VINTAGE NOS WATCH BRACELETS GREAT FOR DIVERS, CHRONOGRAPHS OR DRESS WATCHES
20+ different men’s styles
all 1960s/70s original bands
long out of production
several size ends available - straight or curved
long or XL custom bands made by request
2-pc or long deployant clasp option on many styles
Most straight end styles can come with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm ends. I've also added rare NSA bands with 18mm curved ends.
Check out Squinky.com for brand name signed NSAs for your vintage Movado Zenith Zodiac Certina Felca Rado Eterna and other watch brands.
CHRONOTRADER/OTD SPECIAL DISCOUNT OFFER: If you buy 2 or more bracelets, each bracelet will be discounted by 15%.
Here is a chance to fit your favorite watches with New Old Stock vintage bracelets from Switzerland’s NSA, the original manufacturer of bracelets for many famous major watch brands.
Need a specific brand NSA bracelet or just extra links, clasp springs or end pieces? Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or check my inventory at Squinky.com as new NSA Swiss band offerings are added most weeks.
SPECIAL DESIGN FEATURES: All NSA men’s bands are 6 inches long (except for Long versions listed which are 7 1/2 inches long). NSA makes a rare design: Every link is removable with a simple nail type link pin enabling any NSA band to be adjusted easily to any length. Plus, NSA bracelets have special “spring-loaded” comfort clasps meant to flex 1/8 inch as you wear them for perfect comfort. All NSA bracelets come in their original box as shown.
HISTORY OF NSA SWITZERLAND: Also known as Novavit S.A., NSA made the bracelets on many models of the most collected brands in the 1960s through the early 1990s. The company closed down 25 years ago and the stock is disappearing quickly. These bracelets originally came on brands such as Heuer, Breitling, Doxa, Jaeger-Lecoultre, Favre-Leuba, Aquastar, Zenith, Hamilton, Eterna, Zodiac, Fortis, Rado, Roamer, Certina and many others. You will see these same bracelets on many famous watch models bearing the logos of Heuer, Breitling, Zodiac, Rado and Zenith --- companies that just added their logo to the clasp.
MORE PHOTOS: I have many more photos available of each model available in the NSA Swiss department at Squinky.com
ALL PRICES INCLUDE FREE USPS SHIPPING WITH DELIVERY CONFIRMATION. MOST ORDERS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY.
STYLE 1 "GOLD 7-ROW" 18MM CURVED OR 18MM, 19MM OR 20MM STRAIGHT ENDS - $295
Very desirable Novavit 7-row links pattern band. One of the few NSA bands that can come with straight ends in sizes 18mm, 19mm or 20mm or the 18mm curved ends shown. Buy both and switch the band between different watches.
STYLE 2 "BRUSHED STEEL" 7-ROW LINKS 18MM 19MM or 20MM LONG CLASP - $295
Perfect for satin finish watches. Brushed finish stainless steel links pattern works with many different types of watch styles. Comes with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends. Also available with a 2-piece, square clasp. Long Version measuring 7 1/2 inches is $350.
STYLE 3 “DOUBLE GROOVED” 18MM 19MM OR 20MM STRAIGHT ENDS - $295
Fantastic pattern carried over on the ends. Can come with straight ends in sizes 18mm, 19mm or 20mm. Also available with 2-pc square clasp.
STYLE 4 "RIBBON" STYLE STEEL 7-ROW LINKS 18MM CURVED ENDS - $275
A popular NSA style with quite a distinct pattern followed through on the curved ends. Perfect for polished or satin finish watches because both styles are incorporated in this band. Can also come with straight polished smooth ends in sizes 18mm, 19mm or 20mm. You can also get this band with the standard, long flip-over clasp.
STYLE 5 GOLD LINKS 3-ROW TEXTURED 18MM, 19MM or 20MM - $250 SOLD
Yellow gold-plated style links that are all 18mm wide. Nice for Lecoultre gold Memovox models. Has textured outer rows and a center row of smooth, polished links. Can come with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends.
STYLE 6 "TEXTURED & POLISHED" STEEL 7-ROW LINKS - $375
One of the few NSA bands that can come with 20mm wide curved ends. Special combination of textured inner rows bordered with outer high-polished accent rows. Can also come with standard curved 18mm wide ends shown or straight ends that are 18mm, 19mm or 20mm wide. Also available with a standard long deployant clasp.
STYLE 7 “BEADS LINK" WITH LONG DEPLOYANT CLASP - $325
Flexible link polished steel “beads” style that suits many watches, from the largest dives to chronos or dress watches like the IWC below. Standard flip-lock deployant clasp. Comes with straight 18mm, 19mm or 20mm ends.
STYLE 8 “LONG VERSION “BEADS LINK" WITH LONG DEPLOYANT CLASP - $375
This Long version of the band above is a full 7 1/2 inches long (19.2cm) to fit any wrist size. Standard flip-lock deployant clasp. Comes with straight 18mm, 19mm or 20mm ends.
STYLE 9 “SATIN STEEL SLIDING ADJUSTMENT CLASP” 18MM ENDS - $125
Steel bracelet with matte finish links with a sliding clasp that allows the bracelet to go from 4 1/2 inches to 7 1/8 inches long to fit many different size wrists. Comes with 18mm straight ends that can also be opened to fit over solid fixed lugs. Bargain price of $75 for an NSA band!
STYLE 10 LAST ONE “JARAMA” BLACK CENTER LINKS 7-ROW STEEL SQUARE 2-PC CLASP - $350
This band has textured outer links with black center links. Can come with straight ends that are 18mm, 19mm or 20mm, or the 18mm wide curved ends shown. Also available with a standard, long clasp.
STYLE 11 LAST ONE “POLISHED W/ BLACK CENTER LINKS” 7-ROW STEEL - $350
This band has the popular 3-row NSA links with a smooth, polished finish. Can come with straight ends that are 18mm 19mm or 20mm. Also available with a standard, long clasp.
STYLE 12 “HEUER & LECOULTRE OYSTER" STEEL TEXTURED & POLISHED - $325
The NSA model Heuer and Jaeger-Lecoultre put on many watches.This steel bracelet has three rows of curved links with polished center links and brushed outers. Available with either the long long standard deployant clasp or NSA’s 2-piece square clasp. Can come with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends or standard curved 18mm ends.
STYLE 13 LONG VERSION “HEUER & LECOULTRE OYSTER" - $375
A 7 1/2-inch long (19.2mm) version of the band above, the NSA model Heuer and Jaeger-Lecoultre put on many watches.
STYLE 14 "MONACO BEADS w/2-PC CLASP” SMOOTH STEEL LINKS- $395
This steel style has the flat clasp opens the bracelet up to two pieces, great for extra comfort, easier removal and for flat display/storage of a bracelet watch. This model is known as the "Monaco" style because it came on early Heuer Monacos. Comes with straight 18mm, 19mm or 20mm ends.
STYLE 15 “GOLD & BROWN LINKS ”SQUARE 2-PC CLASP - $295
Great contrasting combination of brushed yellow gold links and brown center links. Comes with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends.
STYLE 16 “BLUE/STEEL LINKS” 3-ROW SQUARE 2-PC CLASP - $295
If you have a blue dial or blue bezel watch, what a bracelet to set it off. The steel links have a brushed finish. One of the most striking designs NSA ever offered. Can come with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends or standard curved 18mm ends shown.
STYLE 17 “TWO-TONE” STEEL & GOLD 3-ROW SQUARE 2-PC CLASP - $225
Great contrasting combination of brushed yellow gold links and polished steel center links. Comes with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends.
STYLE 18 LAST ONE “SHALLOW CURVED ENDS” 18MM OR 19MM FOR C-CASES - $395
To strap those difficult 1970s C-shaped watch cases with the light-arc curve like many Movados. Last of these rare ends sets that will work on many of those watches. The band has a satin finish to the 7-row links design and is shown with the 2-pc clasp or it can come with a standard long deployant clasp.
STYLE 19 "GOLD BRICK LINKS" END SIZES 18MM-24MM AVAILABLE - $295
Elegant and popular flat brick link pattern. One of the few NSA bands that can come with straight ends in sizes 18mm, 19mm, 20mm, 21mm, 22mm, 23mm or 24mm.
STYLE 20 "GOLD MATTE & POLISHED LINKS" ENDS 18MM TO 24MM - $195 SOLD
Great contrasting combination of brushed outer rows of yellow gold links and polished center rows of yellow gold links. Comes with straight ends in sizes 18mm, 19mm, 20mm, 21mm, 22mm, 23mm or 24mm.
STYLE 21 THICK LINK FLARED 20MM, 22MM OR 24MM ENDS - $895 SOLD
One of the very best NSA Swiss bracelets ever made to carry a large chronograph or divers watch. Perfect for something like a big square case Favre-Leuba Deep Blue or Sea Sky chronograph. The peaked shape links are unusual in that they have two stages; regular NSA 18mm wide links on either side of the clasp segueing to sections of thick, flared links. This construction makes the band very comfortable and it provides a perfectly smooth transition to some of the massive 1970s watches that are the most challenging to strap with steel. The last link flares to 28mm wide. Band is shown with 24mm wide ends. You can request the ends in 20mm, 22mm or 24mm
STYLE 22 "GROOVED STEEL" SPECIAL PATTERN - $325
Very scarce stainless steel NSA links pattern with the unusual grooves. This style NSA band is similar to what appeared on Roamer Stingray chronographs models and Roamer Pasadena chronograph watches, plus some Breitling models. Can some with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends and either NSA clasp style, long deployant or small, 2-piece clasp.
STYLE 23 “GOLD & BLACK LINKS” 3-ROW PATTERN - $295
Stunning band to match a black dial watch or just give a yellow gold watch a nice flair. Links are 18mm straight across. Straight end pieces available in 18mm, 19mm, 20mm, 21mm or 22mm.
STYLE 24 SATIN FINISH SMALL LINKS 7-ROW 18MM - $295
One of the rare NSA styles with small links in a satin finish to match a brushed 18mm, 19mm or 20mm lugs watch. Comes with the 2-pc clasp shown or you can request a long deployant clasp instead.
STYLE 25 “LINEN FINISH STEEL LINKS” DESIGN WITH 18MM ENDS - $225
One of NSA’s most unique patterned links bands in stainless steel. Tasteful yet stylish pattern will nicely accent the right watch with 18mm lugs.
TO ORDER: Email email@example.com with your order details and you will receive a fast response with an email confirmation of shipping and your tracking number after payment. Just pay with your credit card or e-cash at Paypal.com to my account of firstname.lastname@example.org or you can mail a check or money order.
U.S. SHIPPING: ALL PRICES INCLUDE FREE U.S. DELIVERY VIA USPS FIRST CLASS WITH TRACKING.
INTERNATIONAL BUYERS: Shipping is $35 via Registered USPS First Class International or $65 via faster EMS Express (arrives in 4-5 days in most countries).
I have many references here over the past 10 years.
Regards - Bill Mahoney (aka Squinky)