It's not often one has the opportunity to own a watch of this caliber and history. This reissue has all modern specs that will likely last a lifetime with unlimited fulfillment. It is built like a tank while being versatile in many social situations. Wrist shots in the photos belong to our personal collection of watches.
This offering is brand new, unworn still in the box with factory wrapping. There are many replicas on the market that are very good however, there's nothing like owning a factory watch. In essences you are paying for authenticity from Benrus over some of the other watches in the market.We only sell items that we would be proud to recommend to a friend or family member. Our vision is to share our favorite things with everyone and to improve the quality of their lives.
When time permits take a look at the rest of our listings. You just might find something else you find interesting. Thanks for shopping at Just A Guy.. Model: Type I Limited Edition.
Function: Hours, minutes, seconds, bidirectional 12-hour bezel. Material: Bead-blasted 316L stainless steel with anodized aluminum bezel insert. Dimensions: 42.5mm diameter; 15mm thickness. Dial: Black with white hour markers. Lume: Yes, BWG9 Super-LumiNova in hands, hour markers, and on 12 o'clock bezel triangle.
Bracelet/Strap: Black two-piece "seat belt" nylon strap. Assembled in the United States of America. BENRUS was founded in 1921 in New York City and grew its reputation on the production of high quality, affordable watches utilizing Swiss movements. In the 1960s and 1970s, when many U. Based watchmakers were going out of business, the brand pivoted by focusing on the production of robust timepieces for U.The brand's connection with America's Armed Forces was cemented in 1972, when the BENRUS Type I and Type II were released to meet the new MIL-W-50717 specification, which set a new standard for hardwearing watch design. BENRUS was founded in New York City in 1921, and for decades, the company was well-regarded for its U. Assembled watches built with Swiss movements. In 1964, BENRUS was one of a select few brands to create wristwatches for America's Armed Forces under the MIL-W-3818 specification. It was during this time the middle of the Vietnam War that the Department of Defense discontinued the practice of supplying wristwatches as standard operating equipment for soldiers; only those who most required robust and precise timekeeping would receive a watch to accompany their missions. The watch would have to be able to handle any sort of abuse thrown its way from multiple special forces divisions, including the U. Navy Divers, Army Rangers, Green Berets, and CIA operatives.
Only one watch brand was able to meet the requirements set forth in that document: BENRUS, with the Type I and the Type II. The item "Benrus Type 1 Limited Edition 1000 Pieces 42.5MM" is in sale since Tuesday, December 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "justaguy17" and is located in San Jose, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.