- BandSteel Bracelet
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Fortis B-42 Stratoliner Automatic Chronograph
Brand new condition Fortis B-42 Stratoliner automatic chronograph. The UK retail price is £2,950. It was purchased on 23rd March 2016 and taken into stock on 6th April 2016 so just 14 days old when taken into stock. The original owner could not wear it with a suit as the watch sits too high on his wrist to fit under a work shirt comfortably. It was purchased form authorised Fortis dealers Stewart’s in Leicester and comes complete with box, papers and stamped warranty with the balance of the manufacturer warranty. The B-42 range are all large and substantial watches, which are sturdy and durable. It is a large watch and designed for maximum visibility. It has a matte / satinised stainless steel case with thick lugs and chunky looking with solid steel screw on back. It has got a sapphire crystal with an anti reflective coating on both sides and water resistant to 200 metres. Swiss made 25 jewel automatic Valjoux 7750 automatic movement. The dial is matt black with large and bold white hands and numbering, these have a super luminova luminous coating and silver chronograph sub dials, white subsidiary seconds sub dial is black so as not to interrupt the symmetry of the design. Day function at the 9 position, date function at the 3 position, the day and date wheels are black with white print and has a contrasting white sweep central sweep second hand in keeping with the rest of the dial colours. Large crown and pushers for easy operation. Substantial bracelet with folding clasp and extension piece. The bars are screw in bars. It is a decent size and practical watch. Width is 42 mm excluding crown and 46 mm including crow, Lug to lug is 54 mm, Thickness is 16 mm.