Watch of the USSR Air Force. The watch is designed to determine the current time, day of the month, measure time intervals in seconds and minutes within 30 minutes, to count the time within 12 time zones. On the right side of the watch case there is a crown, buttons for start / stop and reset of the stopwatch. On the left side there is a crown for rotating the welt with time zones.
Crowns, buttons and case back - stainless steel. Height - 7.35 mm. Functions: hours, minutes, seconds, date calendar, stopwatch with summing up action. Daily rate from -20 to +40 s/day. Chronograph is not running - 43 h.
Chronograph is running - 37 h. The first "Shturmanskie" watch appeared in 1949. They were produced by the First Moscow Watch Factory named of Kirov for the USSR Air Force.
It was in this watch that Yu. In 1974, the Soviet Union acquired the rights, documentation and equipment for the production of a Swiss movement with a chronograph Valjoux 7734. The designers of the 1st MCHZ modified it, replacing some parts and installing a shockproof device. The balance frequency increased from 18,000 vph to 21,600 vph, and the number of Jewels from 17 to 23.The power reserve was 42 hours. The new movement was named Poljot 3133. All experts admitted that the Soviet movement has become much more reliable, more accurate, and easier to repair and maintain. In 1976, the First Moscow Watch Factory (Poljot) began production of new watches for the USSR Air Force - Shturmanskie chronograph 3133.
The watches of this model were produced in limited quantities with military acceptance. The watches were not available for sale. The watch are completely serviced by the professional watchmaker.
With pleasure I will answer any questions and make additional photos. I'll be glad to see everyone again. You are waiting for watches, as well as collectible and vintage items of the Soviet era.Remember that any problems can be solved in a calm and friendly mode. The item "Poljot Shturmanskie Chronograph 3133 Vintage Soviet Military Air Force Watch" is in sale since Saturday, April 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "antiqussr" and is located in Babai. This item can be shipped worldwide.