Vintage Zenith Chronograph Ref A 278.

Feb 03, 2024,10:17 AM

So, before El Primero. 

Manual winding Cal 146 beating inside. 

Simple, but charming, don't you think? 



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+1! ;)

 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-16:07

A bit uninspiring…

 By: ZSHSZ : February 3rd, 2024-12:59

You find?

 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-16:08

Wonderful Patina and look

 By: SALMANPK : February 3rd, 2024-13:24

Thanks for commenting, S.

 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-16:08

Yes I do think.

 By: Champthekid : February 3rd, 2024-14:45
Here’s an alternative from a brand that doesn’t get a lot of respect 😁 ...  

Super nice looking!

 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-16:08

Thank you.

 By: Champthekid : February 3rd, 2024-17:24
If only the word “mechanical” was not on the dial I think it would be even better. Enjoy your weekend! Best regards, Steve

True. Agreed.

 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-17:25

To be honest,

 By: clemens m : February 3rd, 2024-17:38
I even like it more than the El Primero Chronos. Much easier to read and less cluttered dial.

And the Cairelli?

 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-17:38

Well, these are sweet as well

 By: clemens m : February 3rd, 2024-17:43
and even more legible. But the A 278 is my favourite so far, thank you for introducing this Reference to me!

Pleasure, my friend.

 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-17:44


 By: amanico : February 3rd, 2024-22:30

I like it, too.

 By: amanico : February 4th, 2024-07:39