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NSA NOVAVIT SWISS 1960s/70s VINTAGE NOS WATCH BRACELETS FOR DIVERS, CHRONOGRAPHS OR DRESS WATCHES
We are getting down to our last ones of many of the most popular vintage old stock NSA bracelets we've been selling here for years. Scan this ad for the LAST ONE indication and don't miss out if you've been waiting. Now is the time if you want a special style you've been watching. Most bracelets are also available in Long versions with extra links added.
If you need NSA links or other parts, message email@example.com
25+ different men’s styles
all 1960s/70s original bands
long out of production
several branded NSA bands signed Certina, Citizen, Movado, Rado and Zenith (some exclusively shown at Squinky.com)
many sizes of 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. PLEASE NOTE no NSA box is included with the bracelets in this CT discounted offer.
BUY A FEW AND SAVE: 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 (unless noted otherwise in the description). 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.
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 available of each model in the NSA Swiss section at Squinky.com
ALL PRICES INCLUDE FREE U.S. SHIPPING WITH DELIVERY CONFIRMATION. MOST ORDERS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY.
STYLE 1 STEEL BEADS & BARK LINKS STRAIGHT OR CURVED ENDS $325
Stunning band using alternating smooth polished beads links and dark finish links that are 18mm straight across. Straight end pieces available in 18mm, 19mm, 20mm. Curved end pieces in 18mm.
STYLE 2 SATIN STEEL 7-ROW LINKS 18MM 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 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 - $395 SOLD OUT
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 - $350
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 STEEL FLARED ENDS DIVER’S TYPE 20MM - $425 LAST ONE
If you like a slim bracelet that easily slides under a shirt cuff, this is the one for you. Plus the final links taper out to keep the connection points from looking too skinny. Very difficult feature to find in NSA bands. Three-row, all-polished smooth links. End sizes 20mm only. You can also get this band with the standard, long flip-over clasp.
STYLE 6 "TEXTURED & POLISHED" STEEL 7-ROW LINKS - $395 LAST ONE
One of the few NSA bands that can come with 18mm curved ends. Special combination of textured inner rows bordered with outer high-polished accent rows. Can also come with straight ends in 18mm, 19mm or 20mm wide. Also available with a standard long deployant clasp.
STYLE 7 “BEADS LINK" WITH LONG DEPLOYANT CLASP - $395 LAST ONE
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 - LAST ONE
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 NOW SOLD OUT
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 “ROAMER” TYPE GROOVED PATTERN 18, 19 or 20MM - $425 LAST ONE
This is a very scarce compatible original NSA band for your Roamer Pasadena, Roamer Searock or Roamer Stingray vintage watch model. A very distinct style NSA band with "grooved" engraved links with lines running down the center and smooth polished outer borders. Also an attractive option for nearly any old chronograph or diver’s watch. Comes with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends or 18mm curved ends.
STYLE 11 HEUER & LECOULTRE OYSTER STEEL TEXTURED OUTERS - $395
Reverse pattern from the bracelet shown above. 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 12 LONG VERSION “HEUER & LECOULTRE OYSTER" - $395
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 13 MONACO BEADS w/2-PC CLASP” SMOOTH STEEL LINKS - $425 LAST ONE
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 14 LONG VERSION OF THE ABOVE BAND - $495 LAST ONE
A 7 1/2-inch long (19.2mm) version of the band above.
STYLE 15 BRUSHED & POLISHED 7-ROW 18MM CURVED ENDS or 18, 19 or 20MM STRAIGHT - $395 LAST ONE
A rare NSA style that can come with 18mm standard curved ends that carry the identical pattern over on the end pieces. One of NSA's most popular bracelets for dive watches. Incredibly comfortable because of the tiny individual links, each of which flex when you wear it. Shown with 20mm straight ends, which we can modify to 18mm or 19mm at no cost. You get one set of ends, but can purchase a second set of ends to use this between different watches.
STYLE 16 BLUE/STEEL LINKS 3-ROW SQUARE 2-PC CLASP - $325
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 LONG VERSION OF THE ABOVE BAND - $395
A 7 1/2-inch long (19.2mm) version of the band above.
STYLE 18 TWO-TONE STEEL & GOLD 3-ROW SQUARE 2-PC CLASP - $295
Great contrasting combination of brushed yellow gold links and polished steel center links. Comes with 18mm, 19mm or 20mm straight ends.
STYLE 19 GOLD BRICK LINKS END SIZES 18MM-24MM AVAILABLE - $395 LAST ONE (LONG VERSION $450)
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 TEXTURED CENTER POLISHED OUTER ROW LINKS - $325
Great contrasting combination of polished smooth outer rows of yellow gold links and textured center rows. Comes with straight ends in sizes 18mm, 19mm or 20mm.
STYLE 22 SATIN FINISH SMALL LINKS 7-ROW 18MM - $395
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 23 LINEN FINISH STEEL LINKS WITH 18MM ENDS - $295
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.
STYLE 24 FLAT ENDS ALL POLISHED FOR 1960s FLAT-LUG DIVERS - $395
Rare NSA bracelet with special flat reconditioned end pieces to fit the many 1960s/70s watches that take that type of band. Nothing is worse than a strap that doesn't fill out those lugs. This NSA beads link bracelet has a smooth, polished finish:
STYLE 25 FLAT ENDS SATIN TEXTURED FOR 1960s FLAT-LUG DIVERS - $395
Another NSA style with the special flat reconditioned end pieces. This bracelet was shown originally in Aquastar advertising on some watches. It has a lightly textured finish in satin links:
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U.S. SHIPPING: ALL PRICES INCLUDE FREE U.S. DELIVERY VIA USPS FIRST CLASS WITH TRACKING.
INTERNATIONAL BUYERS: Shipping is $60 via Priority or $90 to arrive in a few days via Express (arrives in 3-4 days in most countries).
I have many references here over the past 10+ years.
Regards - Bill Mahoney (Squinky)