Peter, the Vintage 1960 collection..........

Mar 18, 2004,11:11 AM
 

What can you tell me about this split-second model? I really like it too! Is this a GP base with module, or ETA? I bet this looks pretty sharp on bracelet! Thanks!

Doug

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That?s a nice one, but....

 
 By: PeterCDE : March 18th, 2004-11:11
... discontinued. If i recall correctly, it came with a Valjoux 7750 base. The only cambered cushion case chronograph (hey, let?s call it "quadruple C" ) is reference 24980 of the Classique Elegance line: It?s not a rattrapante and comes with a movement b...  

thanks Peter!

 
 By: Doug : March 18th, 2004-03:15
I appreciate your response! I really don't like the newer one, for whatever reason. I think if i got one, it would be idenitcal to the one i posted, on bracelet. The working of the 7750 means it should last, and the watch oozes class. Do you have a scan o... 

Does this change things a bit ? (a picture)

 
 By: PeterCDE : March 18th, 2004-10:22
.... ref. 24980 dial (it?s really a nice watch, i like it a lot): Greetings, Peter...  

24980 Vintage 1960 pictures?

 
 By: aquaterra : February 23rd, 2008-05:58

Is the GP virtual gallery

 
 By: SingaporeMarc☀️ : January 15th, 2023-04:05
Still working? I can’t seems to connect to it. Thanks, Marc

Oh, thanks

 
 By: SingaporeMarc☀️ : January 15th, 2023-14:51
Thanks for letting me know ☀️

Alas

 
 By: amanico : January 15th, 2023-15:40

Ref 9012

 
 By: Radiomirio : March 18th, 2004-02:14
Hi Doug, That is a very nice watch indeed ! It's the ref 9012 which uses a valjoux 7750 as base movement with a GP rattrapante mechanism added, like Peter wrote. It was available in steel and gold and with black or cream-white dial (the one you depict). T... 

thanks for the input, Mark!

 
 By: Doug : March 18th, 2004-03:15
I really like this model, and have seen it on bracelet too (not rattapante version). This watch is a stunner, and you are right about the pusher in the crown, it must have taken some serious effort! It really appeals to me in this form, and the 7750 is a ... 

9120 Chrono Rattrapante.

 
 By: RAFAEL FERNANDEZ : March 19th, 2004-12:24
Doug, I have one of these beauties A N? 4, what is yours? Mine was built in Feb.2002 and it is a well built rattrapante with the elegant touch of the coaxial button for the split second function. I also enjoy a lot the cushion shape of the case, it looks ... 

Would love to see more pics

 
 By: SingaporeMarc☀️ : August 9th, 2022-18:38
Hi Raphael, Would you mind posting a few pics of your 9012? I also sent you a Pm Thanks, Singapore Marc