No doubt...I hope they will make another version this year dedicated to him

Jan 16, 2019,00:55 AM

Cos surely deserve it. One man vision changed history of horology.

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Zenith El Primero is celebrating 50th Birthday!!!

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-13:36
Half a century ago one of the best and most important watch movements in the history of horology was produced. The mighty El Primero! With very rich and interesting history filled with ups and downs of Swiss watch industry during quartz crisis. It's time ...  

Happy birthday El Primero

 By: Tyo : January 11th, 2019-13:38

Superb one!! [nt]

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-14:24


 By: @lberti : January 11th, 2019-14:44
my favourite by far

With pleasure. I own that one...

 By: amanico : January 11th, 2019-13:39
And I am dreaming to find this one: Best, Nicolas ...  

Yes other one was so close few years ago

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-14:26
pity seller was not very smart

This one was 100% correct...offered double they sold in the end for

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 12th, 2019-04:19
Still it's beyond me after all this years...

Happy Birthday El Capitan !

 By: templetowers : January 11th, 2019-13:57

First shot is great

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-14:28
Cheers D

Cheers D ! [nt]

 By: templetowers : January 11th, 2019-14:59

Tracking the El Primero evolution...

 By: iadxb : January 11th, 2019-13:58

Thank you Nico! [nt]

 By: iadxb : January 11th, 2019-22:32

Bravo!!! [nt]

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-14:28

Happy to share mine

 By: mj23 : January 11th, 2019-14:22

Happy to see that one!!

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-14:24
Thanks D

Happy Birthday !!!

 By: @lberti : January 11th, 2019-14:41

Great! Thanks for joining

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-14:53
Cheers D


 By: Arie - Mr Orange : January 11th, 2019-14:56

Doki doki:)

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-15:00
Excellent capture my friend. Cheers D

Cool thread, thank you❗️ Looking forward what Zenith is going to make out of it! πŸ€β˜€οΈπŸ˜ƒ

 By: MCG (Markus) : January 11th, 2019-15:15
Here is my old buddy Rainbow……… πŸŒˆπŸ˜‰ ...  

Your old buddy is looking great!

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-15:30
Cheers D

Any photos?

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 11th, 2019-16:01
Cheers D

Here ... I hope

 By: kjkt3 : January 11th, 2019-16:27

Oh!!! That one I adore for long

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 12th, 2019-01:04
Cheers D

Happy birthday, El Primero

 By: henryrover : January 11th, 2019-16:39
From a proud owner ...  

..qnd I totally understand why you are proud!

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 12th, 2019-01:06
One of best models. Cheers D

Happy birthday!

 By: fleekk : January 11th, 2019-16:50

Happy BDay indeed [nt]

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 12th, 2019-01:07

HBD El Primero πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

 By: Watcholic_id : January 11th, 2019-18:43

Now we are talking!

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 12th, 2019-01:08
Superb piece and shot! Cheers D

Congratulations to my first real watch.

 By: aWtchslvr : January 12th, 2019-00:56

Congrats to you as well

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 12th, 2019-01:09
The spectrum of models shown in this thread is amazing. Well done to all!! D

El Primero Tony! :)

 By: blomman Mr Blue : January 12th, 2019-01:26
Introduced n Basel 1971: And ….! Happy 50! Best Blomman ...  

Here’s one...

 By: KMII : January 12th, 2019-09:56
That you know very well πŸ˜‰ ...  

I am sorry...

 By: KMII : January 12th, 2019-10:27
It’s the only EP I have πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

El Primero Striking 10th

 By: moonway : January 13th, 2019-08:41

Thanks for joining moonway and bravo for excellent piece

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 13th, 2019-09:47
Cheers D

Love the puristspro zenny!! [nt]

 By: MoonWatchMan : January 13th, 2019-21:32

This one I like the most!!!

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 15th, 2019-05:02
Cheers D

Hahaha so true ;) [nt]

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 15th, 2019-11:10

The legend that almost didn't happen, imagine how fortunate we are that one of Zenith's employees (Mr. Charles Vermot) hid all the tools and other goodies and info for this movement

 By: Rogi : January 15th, 2019-14:30
if it wasn't for him, could we have seen the El Primero in Rolexes or even could we see Zenith itself, I'd like to propose a toast to Mr. Vermot, his optimism and vision for the future as well as a toast to El Primero and Zenith the movement and company w... 

No doubt...I hope they will make another version this year dedicated to him

 By: Ares501 - Mr Green : January 16th, 2019-00:55
Cos surely deserve it. One man vision changed history of horology. Cheers D